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When one needs a half hour quiet walk to consider something of importance, this is a fine place to do it.

Rarely a car and one good hill can give a person a fair amount of solitude for a thoughtful walk... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hungry_mind
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western massachusetts
great view and lovely spot to simply sit and do nothing.

I've been going up to the poet seat tower for twenty years for the scenic view especially during... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christopher W
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Rarely a car and one good hill can give a person a fair amount of solitude for a thoughtful walk. If you need more time after the round trip you can go across Mountain road to the Sachem Head hike out to a wooden platform...More

Thank hungry_mind
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been going up to the poet seat tower for twenty years for the scenic view especially during the foliage season. never disappointed.

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful views on a clear day. The metal stairs are safe for smaller kids too. There are some rubbish around, but not too much. It’s free to visit.

Thank viganiko
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is an excellent day trip for locals. The hike is moderate, the views are beautiful. This is a good trip year round. Bring a lunch and eat at the top.

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Thank 4CasaEmmi
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I visit every chance I get when in the area. Very peacful and beautiful view. Perfect for photographing the fall foliage.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The view from the top in October is unbelievable! A very nice walking trail will keep you busy and pack a lunch to enjoy the park benches.

Thank Larry D
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great views. Several Nice hikes up to the tower. Park at the bottom and hike up to the tower. Great place to see the town of greenfield and the beautiful hills surrounding it.

Thank missjanet27
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk up the road from “mountain road” parking. Little over 1/2 mile to tower, small grade up. Walk on Blue trail beyond the tower for a mile, really nice.

1  Thank Tim G
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Nice tower with great views but see it soon as it needs many repairs. It is a short walk no real exertion. But, It is WELL worth the walk. DO IT NOW BEFORE THEY EITHER CLOSE IT OR JUST TEAR IT DOWN.

2  Thank johnm01453
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Seriously. Stay away. Nothing to see here. Go somewhere else. Too many people like to ruin things with garbage and graffiti.

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