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F. Gilbert Hills State forest

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Wonderful easy walking trails

Well detailed trail maps are available at the Ranger Station on Mill St. You will encounter dog... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
vmsfox
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Foxborough, Massachusetts
Great hike and beautiful view of sunset lake

Had a fantastic hike on the trail today. The weather was perfect! Blue sky, cool air, trees... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
MattRoelandts
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Goodlettsville, Tennessee
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Well detailed trail maps are available at the Ranger Station on Mill St. You will encounter dog walkers but it's not overly trafficked by anyone. It's nothing like Borderland. I access off Lakeview Rd not the Ranger station. There are popular trails and barely used...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic hike on the trail today. The weather was perfect! Blue sky, cool air, trees beginning to turn, and marvelous trails (very well cared for). Cyclists on trail were extremely respectful and friendly. The scenery was amazing! I’d love to come back in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MattRoelandts
Reviewed August 17, 2018

I have been here, but not in recently. Usually pretty quiet during the week-a few people but not packed like weekends.Camping not far also in Foxborough, MA. A few different trails, I don't remember if there is a lookout point or not. Do not get...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Karen H
Reviewed July 28, 2018

The Foxboro state forest is an excellent place to go hiking and mountain biking. There are numerous trails for both. The trails are well maintained. The place has ample parking.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jtlpeavey
Reviewed April 1, 2018

28 miles of trails. This large forest has mutipe trail with interesting views from many locations. Enjoy hiking with my dog here on a regular basis

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ering33
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a very large wooded area (forest) having many trails and maps available. Since there are several entrances, several parking areas also are available. This is a fabulous place if you want to go for a walk or run, either alone, with family or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 500carolk
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

These woods were very peaceful. There were a fair number of people out with their mountain bikes and dogs, but I still managed to find long stretches of solitude. I went on a Sunday and the bathroom was locked which was disappointing. I'm not kidding...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 240ellieb
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Nice trails, nicely marked. Plenty of parking. We stopped here to get out of our hotel for awhile-pleasant.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank michd61
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Hubby and I love to hike and explore local parks. This state forest in Foxboro has lots and lots of trails with various terrains depending on your ability or stamina. The main trails are well marked and wide so its a comfortable hike in the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Hidden Gem tucked in the woods of Foxborough, MA. Great fire roads as well as single tracks run for miles through the forest. Great for hiking, trail running or mountain biking.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Todd S
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