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Address: 256 Woodland Rd., Lee, Lee, MA
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We had to go here on the 1st October just by the name! Easy trails and good views. Cold do with more places to park the car but overall nice walking area.

Reviewed October 11, 2016
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Lenox, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed February 5, 2017

We have never camped at the camp area, but it looks nice. We have driven to the top of Oct. Mt. and hiked. There are many nice hiking trails. We have also picnicked at the picnic area near the reservoir which was a very nice spot with picnic tables.

Thank helpfulcritic
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60 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2016

We had to go here on the 1st October just by the name! Easy trails and good views. Cold do with more places to park the car but overall nice walking area.

1 Thank LynnePeak
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Best inexpensive lodging in the Tanglewood area, but also relaxing, beautiful, and fun. Other yurts are very near, so you'll hear/see other groups and their cars. If you want privacy, you can close screen flaps, but then you are hot inside. I brought box fan, and white noise helped. Other yurt-ers had brought one, too, so I didn't feel like... More 

Thank awwDc
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We've stayed at OCT. Mt. 4times in as many years and plan to return many more. Each of our stays has been in a yurt. For us there is no other way to enjoy being out doors. All the camping fun while having a bed to sleep in and electrical service. The bunk beds aren't made for a life time... More 

1 Thank zoezemaz
2 reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2016

isolated and peaceful great for mountain bikes. be prepared to drive on dirt roads. wished we could have more time

Thank David B
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016

If you like to hike or just spend time outdoors, October Mountain State Forest is a great place to go.

1 Thank Perry B
Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Loved October Mountain State Forest for morning hikes. The variety of trails is excellent, long and short, steep and gradual. It also looked as if there were all kinds of off road and horse trails as well. It's a well maintained facility with something outdoorsy for everybody.

Thank h0telsn0b96
Boston, Massachusetts
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90 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is my second trip to October Mountain State Forest's campground in the past few years. The last time I camped at Site #46 (which is relatively private). This time, I got the LAST open spot - #44 (that's what I get for delaying proper planning for one of the busiest Tanglewood events of the season). That said, yes, this... More 

1 Thank John D
Montpelier, Vermont
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2016

We did not end up staying for the night that we booked, as the campground is right next to a power plant and this was not mentioned at all. The noise was the opposite of peaceful, and rattled our nerves, so we left and were not able to get a refund.

2 Thank drjennifertuttle
Belmont, Massachusetts
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87 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016

An inventory of pleasures on October Mountain: screech owls calling in the dark, the smell of wood smoke, children careening joyfully down the hill on training wheels, the song of the hermit thrush at dawn, the whispering of wind in the leaves, the proximity of water to the tent. The snuffle of a skunk outside the tent added a thrill... More 

1 Thank MuddyShoesMedford

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