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North Road, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02535
+1 508-693-3678
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Our favorite walk on the Vineyard

It actually is more of a hike than a walk. To do the whole circuit takes about two hours. There... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
smokeylinks
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Weston, Massachusetts
Get High!

1m hike round trip to the 2nd highest point on the island. Only 3 feet lower than the high point... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
dave d
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Bradford, Massachusetts
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Experience the drama of a rocky shoreline and scenic vistas across Vineyard Sound to the Elizabeth Islands from the second-highest point on the island.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good39%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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North Road, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02535
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+1 508-693-3678
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It actually is more of a hike than a walk. To do the whole circuit takes about two hours. There are a lot of ups and downs, but two outlooks offer spectacular views of the Sound and the Elizabeth Islands.

Thank smokeylinks
Reviewed 13 September 2017

1m hike round trip to the 2nd highest point on the island. Only 3 feet lower than the high point (Peaked hill 111') at Prospect hill. Nice trails, plenty of parking.

Thank dave d
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This walk takes you to one of the highest spots on the island, through some interesting and beautiful landscape. The high points are great views of the ocean from at least two spots. We encountered only one other person when we were there.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This fairly easy walk (but with some substance and route options) offered wonderful birdlife, varying vegetation, a few points to admire ocean views, and an access to a rocky beach at the end. Highly recommended property owned by Trustees of Reservations!

Thank Callisto S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This was a wonderful trail. Not steep and very beautiful views. The small sign to the parking lot was too high for a driver to see and was hidden behind trees and bushes. The trail had some signage, but could have used more. Sometimes it...More

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Off of North Road, there is a (somewhat small) sign marking the easy access to a parking area that holds about 16 cars and a portable toilet. The closest loop is Harris Loop which leads to Prospect Hill which is the second highest point on...More

1  Thank Maureen V
Reviewed 14 January 2016

So many beautiful sights our Martha's Vineyard guide introduced us to during our tour of the island, plus the tip for getting the best souvenir purchases at the best prices!

Thank KPF67
Reviewed 22 August 2015

From the woods trail to the beach, this TTOR property features some of the best of the Vineyard's views. Wildflowers and birdlife can distract you from the trail; watch out for poison ivy, and check for ticks after you leave! The beach is very rocky...More

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

This was a nice easy hike. We actually pushed a stroller thru most of it and then carried our 2 yr old the last little bit to the top. The view at prospect hill is nice but is somewhat marred by the trees. We did...More

Thank amanda g
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We took the Island Bus and the friendly driver dropped us off at the small dirt road entrance marked only by a small green sign. There was a short walk to the parking area which has a porta-potty. We brought our own water. This was...More

1  Thank Mudturtle
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