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Address: Greenfield, MA

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Hking in downtown Greenfield

This is a hidden treasure right in Greenfield. Good hiking trails on both sides of the road and wonderful views.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Leyden, Massachusetts
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Leyden, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is a hidden treasure right in Greenfield. Good hiking trails on both sides of the road and wonderful views.

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Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

On a nice day, park at the turn-off and walk the road to the tower, about 1/2 mile. You can climb the stairs of the tower for a beautiful 360 degree view of the Pioneer valley. Lovely in the fall but beautiful any time of year. Fireworks are shot from this location on July 4th-Quite a show! The is a... More 

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Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Poet's Seat Tower is a "Don't Miss" if you have a camera and want to see a beautiful, day or night, of the Vermont/New Hampshire border. A story of Poet's Seat sits at the bottom of the tower and once you go up the spiral staircase you'll see why this tower is in existence. A nice stop on your ride!... More 

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Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My husband and the dog go there a lot since there is great hiking very peaceful and a great wonderful view of greenfield, Ma. Plus there is free parking. You can either park on the bottom or drive up.

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Excellent place to walk the dog, or hike up with a friend - can walk or drive in season - you can hike the trail or road. Outstanding view of Greenfield, perfect sunset place! Bring a lunch, benches and tower to walk up! Not hard, easy for all.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I really enjoyed the great view of Greenfield and the surrounding hills during the peak of foliage season. :-)

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Rutland, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I hiked this trail with my family ending at the Poet's seat Tower. It was a beautiful sunny, spring day so the view was spectacular. Interesting graffiti abounds throughout the tower. Be sure to follow the hiking trail down to the river.

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Don't miss this little gem when leaf peeping. The road is narrow & not well maintained but the view from the top is incredible. Sad to see some loitering and graffiti (I imagine it's hard to patrol regularly) and parking is limited but you can get a great view of the area and there are nice walking trails around it.... More 

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western mass
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Easy to get to, great views of Greenfield and surrounding area. Multiple trails to hike depending on your ability.

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Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My boyfriend and I stumbled upon this place while driving through Greenfield. Incredible view of the town and the panoramic view was breathtaking with autumn foliage!

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Address: Address: Greenfield, MA
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Greenfield

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