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Mount Misery

Route 117 (South Great Road), Lincoln, MA
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Ranked #6 of 7 Attractions in Lincoln
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- Nov 25, 2013
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Boston, USA
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109 reviews 109 reviews
19 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We drive to Mount Misery from Wayland whenever we want to spend a few hours in the woods. With lots of access points, you can walk for 45 minutes to the top of 250 foot tall "Mount" Misery, or for an entire day if you follow the trails on into the rest of Lincoln and Concord. The trail system is... More

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Arlington, Massachusetts, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Mt Misery is a hill in Boston Metro West. Although not a "destination" hike, the conservation land of its location is laced with pleasant foot paths that are mostly on old woods roads (read wide, fairly smooth, good footing, and gentle grade). Views from the top of Misery are underwhelming. Some of the paths are open to mountain bikes. Most... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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49 reviews 49 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

It might be a bit much to call it "Mount" but it's a beautiful spot. It was quite windy and so as we walked along the trail there were leaves falling down everywhere. It was absolutely beautiful. There weren't a lot of people there so it was a great walk around with my husband and enjoy nature. If you want... More

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Arusha, Tanzania
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

This is a great place for a walk in the Concord/Lincoln area woods. There are many different trails and most are an easy walk. Fall is a spectacular time to walk in these woods as the colors are sensational. Take the time to scope out the trail(s) that you want to explore. The trails are well maintained and easy to... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2011

Mt Misery, in Lincoln, MA, is relatively small, but has trails in a variety of settings. A wide hard-packed dirt path goes through a heavily wooded area, with no sign of civilization, leading to a wide open to the sky dirt trail leading through one of the last working farms in Greater Boston. Then there is the narrow trail to... More

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