Ashuwillticook Rail Trail, Cheshire, MA 01225
The Ashuwillticook Rail Trail is an old railroad track converted into a 10-foot wide paved trail. The trail runs 12.7 miles through the towns of Cheshire, Lanesborough and Adams. Cheshire Reservoir, and the Hoosic River offer outstanding views of the scenery and wildlife. Parking lots and restrooms are available at selected locations along the way.
Beaver Brook Reservation is 59 acres of open fields and woodlands. The ponds and waterfall make the park's north section a delightful place for a walk or picnic. The south section features athletic fields, a spray deck, and more.
Explore 13 islands of Boston Harbor, 2 of which are publicly accessible by ferry in 2021 and offer lots of activities. You'll find swimming, boating, hiking and camping among the most popular. You're also welcome to host your next group outing on one of these beautiful islands.