In this first edition guide, Madeline Bilis shares her years of outdoors experience in the Boston area, providing 50 hikes for people of all skill and experience levels. Though the Berkshires get most of the attention from hiking guides, Eastern Massachusetts is a true gem, full of surprising treasures for lovers of the outdoors. From the rocky ledges of the Blue Hills Reservation to the sandy stretches of the Cape Cod National Seashore, incredible outdoor experiences abound in this overlooked region.
In addition to gorgeous natural views, readers will delight in discovering the dozens of towns, cultural attractions, and historical sites throughout their adventures. Hikes include:
• Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
• Myles Standish State Forest
• Halibut Point State Park
• Middlesex Fells Reservation
• Great Island Trail