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Fantastic Place to Escape Civilization

My Mom and I went here for two mornings in a row hiking during our weekend stay in the area. We... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2019
Orlando, Florida
Beautiful Wooded Park in Lenox

The Kennedy park is a beautiful 500 acre wooded park just outside the town center. Nice place for a... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2019
Lexington, Massachusetts
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Route 7 and 20, Pittsfield Road, Lenox, MA 01240
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

My Mom and I went here for two mornings in a row hiking during our weekend stay in the area. We found the trails easy to identify and the elevation changes were all reasonable. The forest was beautiful and the lookout was sensational. Escape to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

The Kennedy park is a beautiful 500 acre wooded park just outside the town center. Nice place for a hike, jog or walk in the woods. It has over 15 miles of trails that include some old carriage roads. There is some parking there in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

This is a very nice place to take a stroll thru the woods. The trails are easy and there are a couple nice lookouts. I recently went there to look for mushrooms, but no luck. But it was a beautiful day and its so peaceful...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Multiple interconnected trails of various difficulty (do not worry, even the hardest is pretty easy!). After a few minutes all traffic noise from 7 & 20 is gone and you are alone in the forest. Beautiful and peaceful and serene!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Leonard S
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Trails were pretty muddy after lots of rain, but not too strenuous and with many scenic vantage points.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank erichZ1267TF
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Kennedy Park was very close to the Cornell Inn where we were staying. We took the Woolsey trail to the Main-Coakley trail to the end, about 5 miles total. It was very pleasant, easy to walk, and well marked. The trail began at the Arcadia...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Went to this lovely park recently. It is well located and chock full of nature walks/trails and in a few minutes you get away from the busy street noise. Only comment is that trails are not marked individually in the park and there are some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Scott W
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This easy walking park is perfect for those who are seeking peace. There is plenty of spots to sit calmly and feel completely safe.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank eric b
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Lots of great trails and they are kept clean! My favorite hike is one that ends at Chocolate Springs Cafe! (Theres a trailhead right in the back of the parking lot. )

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Getmecoffeestat
Reviewed January 13, 2018

We spent a beautiful day here hiking in a light snowfall. We had originally planned to snowshoe, but enough people had packed down the trails and we were able to use just crampons on our boots. This was the first trip here, but it's a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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June 24, 2017|
Response from E6370KJmichaels | Reviewed this property |
Yes- get trail map -all trails very well marked- at Arcadian Shop- tail head starts in their parking lot also
Andrea H
June 12, 2017|
Response from tuftsgrad |
No. Try nearby Pleasant Valley (Mass Audubon) instead. They have a lovely all access path that would be more suitable.
March 2, 2017|
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Response from FredG565 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and they allow horses as well. But they a very in tuned with the walkers so bikers Need to be respectful !