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Address: North Road, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02535
Phone Number: 508-693-3678
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Experience the drama of a rocky shoreline and scenic vistas across Vineyard...

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.

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More beautiful scenery!

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!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kathy F
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Grandville, Michigan
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Grandville, Michigan
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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!

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Thank Kathy F
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 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 now and not easily traversed, as noted by other reviewers. It is still one of... More 

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Thank Dianne S
Durham, Connecticut
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32 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 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 not walk to the other viewpoints so I can't comment on them.

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Thank amanda g
Boston, MA
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45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 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 a pleasant walk mostly through tree lined loop path which takes you to a wooden... More 

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Thank Mudturtle
Seabeck, Washington
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Amazing sunset. Unique and stands by itself. Arrived at the last few minutes before sunset, parked illegally and ended up mistakenly walking the fishing wharf (stank!) to the rocks and sunset. View is just as special as Phnom Bakheng if look from among the boats on the fish dock.

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Thank greg s
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This hike would be excellent, except for the ticks and the poison ivy. Even if you stay on the trail, keep a sharp eye out for the poison ivy. This hike also has the dubious distinction of being the one that we gathered the most ticks on. All that being said, it was worth it, as this was one of... More 

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Thank CatyD2013
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Great moderate hike by East Coast standards; Californians will find it easy. Either way, lovely sea views and forest paths. Charming wildflowers in bright colors all over the beach in early June. The path at the peak is not as well marked as it could be; we accidentally detoured onto what turned out to be tractor tracks and wood chips... More 

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Thank ILoveNationalParks
Martha's Vineyard, United States
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Went on a beautiful walk to overtake my wife's Fitbit steps. Accomplished that and found a new spectacular view but would like to warn everyone about a section. When you walk, you will cross a road. About 200 yards after you cross you come to a loop. I usually go right as it is shorter to the platform (with the... More 

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1 Thank Jim G
Cleveland, Ohio
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

While the guide books tell you that there are many places to hike on Martha s Vinyard what they don't tell you is that almost all these places are either hard to get to, require a hike to get to, or require a huge hike to get to. Menemsha Hills, which is a TTOR property took only three buses from... More 

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1 Thank cle-townbro
Hinsdale, Illinois, United States
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136 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Grab some really fresh fish lobster roll sandwiches from the local fish markets and a blanket and enjoy the sunset. Worth the drive very cool little town

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