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Address: 27 East St, Petersham, MA 01366-9739
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Children love to play in the field of wildflowers then listen for the...

Children love to play in the field of wildflowers then listen for the splash of frogs at the adjacent lily pond.

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Open Meadow hiking

It wasn't particularly easy to find the "trail" for this as it is a mowed field. I parked at the Petersham common and walked up main street. You can enter the meadow behind the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 August 2016
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Bradford, Massachusetts
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Bradford, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

It wasn't particularly easy to find the "trail" for this as it is a mowed field. I parked at the Petersham common and walked up main street. You can enter the meadow behind the Brooks Law Office (it is obvious). The North Common Meadow is small (about a mile of trail) but you can connect to the Brooks Woodland Roaring... More 

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Wareham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2012

close by and pretty. Nice for a quick walk with my dog that is not very strenuous. When you are done, stop by the general store for a snack

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Phillipston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2012

Okay for a walk but nothing spectacular. The view is very nice and there is a bit of wildlife viewing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

The best time to go is in the summer. I don't live there but I wish I could! I like to walk my dogs around the meadow as they flush out rabbits before the Sunday night band concerts. The town common by the meadow with Mount Wachusett in the distance is incredible! The general store, only 3 or 4 buildings... More 

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