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Ashuwillticook Rail Trail

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Address: Adams, MA
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Perfect but wrong entrance

The idea is wonderful for runners bikers and yes dogs, but on short leash only (understandable). We came in just outside of the Berkshire mall entrance and wanted nice view of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 11, 2014
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Stamford, Connecticut
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Stamford, Connecticut
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

The idea is wonderful for runners bikers and yes dogs, but on short leash only (understandable). We came in just outside of the Berkshire mall entrance and wanted nice view of water and to walk dogs with out a long terribly long walk.. We didn't make it to any small lake but what we did see what beautiful landscape Is... More 

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Montrose, Colorado, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This trail is a nice ride, very flat, shrouded in trees changing color, and even quiet on the North end. We rented bikes from Berkshire Outfitters at the south end of Adams, and the trail was a very short ride from the rental shop. Bikes were in excellent condition, and they have a 3 your rate for a mere $25.... More 

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Millburn, NJ
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151 reviews 151 reviews
30 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This paved trail through 11 miles of wooded area is a great find -- wonderful for walking, biking, skating, or jogging. My spouse and I discovered it on a day when it was too slippery from recent rain to go hiking in nearby mountain areas. The fact that the trail is flat and paved made it perfect for easy walking.... More 

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Park Ridge, NJ
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Loved this trail! We biked it three days in a row. Ten miles each way and mainly flat. Scenic as it runs along the lake when going north. If you start at the southern end there is a gradual uphill for 4 miles. Bathrooms at both ends.

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Adams, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great for biking and walking, not to steep of incline, very good for any skill or activity level. Awesome views

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connecticut
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136 reviews 136 reviews
71 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This segment of 11 miles runs from Pittsfield to North Adams MA. A portion of it runs along a busy road, mostly obscured, but you can hear the traffic. Soon it veers away, running along a beautiful reservoir and through forested property. It runs fairly flat and has plenty of places to pull aside; there are plenty of benches as... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We biked just for a little under an hour on this trail. Very scenic and quiet. Well maintained, and very smooth. Especially great for individuals starting out on biking.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

We have biked many rail trail but few compare to this one for natural beauty. There is good parking at either end a swell as rest rooms. The trail is still in good condition.

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Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

You can begin the trail in Adams or Lanesborough or at various parking areas along the way. We begin the trail in Lanesborough at the access parking area right where you turn into the Berkshire mall off route 8. The round trip is about 22 miles. It is very flat except as you approach the last couple of miles near... More 

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Montreal
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189 reviews 189 reviews
25 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

11 1/2 mile mostly flat trail past a reservoir from edge of Pittsfield to Adams. lots of birds, some wildlife

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