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Address: 1280 Horseneck Rd, Westport, MA 02790-1365
Phone Number: 508-636-2437
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Birds all around

Great nature walk around the pond. Some of the best birding in the area, from redwing blackbirds to ospreys. Parking at the trail entrance or the beach is limited especially on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2016
David W
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Westport
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

There are many trails to walk on at this location. Open fields are great for seeing small birds, hawks, large swans and ospreys. the woodland trails are where other types of birds are seen, and there is one that goes down to the beach. All are easy to walk and well maintained parking is available in lot on Horseneck rd.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Great nature walk around the pond. Some of the best birding in the area, from redwing blackbirds to ospreys. Parking at the trail entrance or the beach is limited especially on nice weekends.

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2 Thank David W
New Bedford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Quansett Trail meanders through forests, open fields, and shrublands. Beach Loop offere amazing views of Buzzards Bay and huge rock pretruding into the water that can be explored with kids. There is no swimming or sunbathing and a beach ranger patrols the shoreline to prevent people from using it as a "beach". Phenomenal bird and nature watching. Amazing sunrises and... More 

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Best (free) parking on the beach, albeit somewhat limited. Beautiful walking trails. An absolute pleasure to putt around the flower fields and beach coves.

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Wayland, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Nice walking trails. Wonderful birding. Fresh water and ocean vistas. Not a dog friendly area. Can be accessed from both the northern parking area on to the southwest.

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Norton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

When your looking for a peaceful spot to enjoy nature and the sea shore without the crowd of annoying kids and teenagers this is a jewl

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Needham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Rocky beach, unusual for this area. Vbroad vistas of marsh and Elizabeth Islands Watch swans on the pond and sailboats on the sound. Not a beach to sunbathe, but a beautiful, quiet, walk at any time of the year.

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new york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The trail around the pond is pretty with a viewing dock of a large osprey nest. However, after about 1/4 mile it becomes quite overgrown. Backtrack and go in the opposite direction to the beach. Beach is truly spectacular. Protected, long arc with fantastic ocean views. Stricly for walking or resting. No chairs, picnicking, or swimming allowed. Just the most... More 

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

beautiful tranquil place to enjoy the ocean, pick shells, bird watch. There is a tidal pond area with various birds and when you make the loop you come out to the beach area. Definitely worth the trip. Spent a few hours there yesterday and the day before. Great place to unwind. There is no fee but they do have a... More 

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Mssachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

What a beautiful place to spend a few hours! Several walking trails to choose from, including one that goes along the beach. Well-kept and quiet. Definitely worth the trip!

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