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Borderland State Park

Closed Now: 08:00 - 16:00
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Disc golfing, trails and scenic virws

This is s beautiful place! We were disc golfing, which was a lot of fun. 18 holes with 2 start... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
discoveringUSA
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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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My kids loved it

Beautiful summer day and brought a picnic lunch and a fishing rod. Shaded trails, sunny open spaces... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
traveladam2000
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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“mile loop”(3 reviews)
“walk hike”(2 reviews)
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The 3-story home built by artist and suffragist Blanche Ames and her botanist husband Oakes, is the centerpiece of this park. Visitors can also walk and horseback ride, fish, canoe, ice-skate and sled.
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259 Massapoag Ave., Easton, MA
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This is s beautiful place! We were disc golfing, which was a lot of fun. 18 holes with 2 start options and 2 baskets allow for adjusting to your skills. Plan on spending a few hours and take a picnic and plenty of water! There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank discoveringUSA
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful summer day and brought a picnic lunch and a fishing rod. Shaded trails, sunny open spaces and clean.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank traveladam2000
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We went here to hike. The trails are numerous. Plenty of parking but not free. Interesting that they have a little free library. Office restrooms are real nice.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Borderland is a great place to ride your bike or walk and just enjoy being outside A beautiful park to enjoy There are various events through out the seasons to enjoy too

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 625pattim
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Spring finally came and a wonderful walk in borderland park made it even better. Trails for every kind of hiker, we did a shorter very scenic one and enjoyed every minute.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 520christenp
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Plenty of trails. Easy to difficult. Even a mountain bike trail (NEMBA trail). Several ponds and a mansion. $5 to park for a day or you can pre purchase a annual or senior pass ( see mass. dCR website). Weekends are busy the parking lot...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mike71553
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Borderland is an awesome place to go for a long walk very clean and well marked trails, get there early on a beautiful day the parking lot fills up...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jannyquinn1958
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Love going for a walk/hike. Has some pretty areas as well as some great historical buildings. My son's class took a field trip here and it was really neat to get to go into the mansion and see it again. We've also walked through and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to run. Nice 3 or 4 mile loop through the woods. I do it all the time. Nothing like off road running.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Bri0345
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This place never ceases to amaze me. We normally walk along the road but there are plenty of trails. Dog friendly. We even got to meet some new friends

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Brian H
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Craig G
20 July 2018|
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Response from 625pattim | Reviewed this property |
No swimming. Bring your own light boat ( no motors) canoe, kayak are ok. Not sure about the horses. Call the ranger station
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carolconnolly50
9 June 2017|
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Response from Susanmvh1 | Reviewed this property |
I believe that there are signs requesting dogs on leash and that you pick up after them. Would only make sense.
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Soma K
18 July 2016|
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Response from Andrew H | Reviewed this property |
If you are looking for the leaves turning around here it's generally mid October for their peak, but that will vary a little depending on weather and the like.
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