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World's End

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Martins Lane, Hingham, MA 02043
+1 781-740-7233
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Easy Hike with views of Boston

Excellent hike or more of a walk that has views of the surrounding area. This includes points... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2018
Hammond, Louisiana
via mobile
Glorious Place

I have lived in Hi ham much of my life and World's End is one of our gems. It is an extraordinary... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
Hingham, Massachusetts
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Rolling hills and rocky shorelines offer sweeping views of the Boston skyline, while tree-lined carriage paths designed by famed landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted make delightful walking trails.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hingham harbor” (14 reviews)
Martins Lane, Hingham, MA 02043
+1 781-740-7233
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Excellent hike or more of a walk that has views of the surrounding area. This includes points where the Boston skyline can be seen. Can be a loop with multiple points to make longer or shorter. Small fee if you’re not a Trustee Member of...More

Thank KarmaSeoul
Reviewed January 2, 2018

I have lived in Hi ham much of my life and World's End is one of our gems. It is an extraordinary walk; breathtaking views, wooded sections edge of ocean perches... it has it all. Great walk...

Thank anndgrady
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to take pictures and walking pets. Lots of area to picnic an grill. Pretty sunsets and great atmosphere.

Thank vmath837
Reviewed December 1, 2017

This is a beautiful trail. Very well maintained and represent the mix of nature that we have here in MA. The walk is long enough to have a good exercise and short enough to finish the trail and visit all the paths. You have a...More

Thank Zahira A
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

If you are a birder and love a nice hike you can get miles in out here and see some lovely birds. Scenery, scenery, scenery. I thought it was one of the prettiest places in the north east I've ever visited. I walked for hours...More

1  Thank danielKeiran
Reviewed October 24, 2017

A hidden gem. Beautiful rolling hills and water views. Tucked away was an glass art exhibit - very cool. Closes at posted sunset. Parking limited - be patient on summer weekends. Great family or romantic afternoon

Thank emholly
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately scores of people, lines of cars waiting to get in, barking dogs and loud chatter makes this place as pleasurable as a shopping mall at year end. If you want a relaxing and quiet stroll in nature, try and get there before 10am or...More

Thank Stewart T
Reviewed October 12, 2017

My friend and I stumbled across World's End on the last day of our New England holiday. It was a sunny day and the walk was beautiful - lots of nice trees and great views out to Boston. It's not a very long walk, though...More

Thank Pip M
Reviewed October 3, 2017

World's End, a part of the Trustees of the Reservation, is an amazing short hike up and over, or around, a decent size hill that opens up to the most amazing views of Boston in the distance or to the Atlantic Ocean over the nearby...More

Thank HinghamMorgan
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Came here while visiting friends in Cohasset. Nice skyline view of downtown Boston. Trails are well done and not too strenuous yet you can feel like you weren't just strolling. Portapotty at parking area.

Thank Pam P
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August 4, 2017|
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Response from Stewart T | Reviewed this property |
There are staff at the entrance. Unless you are a member, you will be charged an entry fee. If the lots are close to being full, they will direct you on where to park. You may have to wait for parking if the lots are at... More
July 17, 2017|
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Response from Carol W | Reviewed this property |
There are hills and the roads are gravel so not good for a regular wheelchairs '
July 25, 2016|
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Response from Stewart T | Reviewed this property |
I would say probably, but at your own risk. No lifeguards so would really recommend somewhere else.