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Broad Brook Meadow Conservation Area

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Address: 414 Massasoit Rd, Worcester, MA 01604-3546
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Hiking trails in Worcester

My husband and I took a hike at Broad Brook Meadow Conservation in the fall. The trails are well marked, nice views and met friendly hikers along the way. No need to travel 45... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Charlton MA
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Charlton MA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took a hike at Broad Brook Meadow Conservation in the fall. The trails are well marked, nice views and met friendly hikers along the way. No need to travel 45 min from Worcester for nice hiking trails - this place is close by and very nice.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

The Audubon Society has a huge gem within the city of Worcester. There are ponds, a brook, streams, birds, wooded areas, a meadow, a playground, and more than 3 miles of trails with excellent signage and many informative displays connecting it all. In addition, there are several buildings with more information and displays. You will enjoy just walking around. There... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Family owned. Breakfast was delicious a bit in a higher price. Places gets really busy. They don't take reservation. Love their french toast and theirs eggs Benedict with the corn beef instead of Canadian bacon. Fresh bake cider donut was fluffy, airy and melts in your mouth. They serve big portion. They have train table, some legos for little one... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

this place is such a surprise, as soon as you start on the trails you are away from the city and feel such peace and harmony, it is a great place to take little ones to show them nature

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Thank LtcdrLindasue
Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2015

Great spot for bird watching and hiking. Well maintained building with restrooms. Quiet and relaxing, not overrun with yahoos and dogs.

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Thank bill632
Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2015

Lots of trails to choose from. Easy to walk. No "views" and can hear traffic nearby. Nice area set aside for children to play. Worcester residents are free! Employees are all extremely pleasant and helpful.

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Thank Sandi M
Boylston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2015

Just love the walking trails...a nest of nature in the city. In the winter, it is fun to see critter tracks in the snow. Great place for kids and families...or just you if you need a break and need to immerse yourself in nature. The folks who care for Broadmeadow Brook are just the best...devoted to making nature accessible to... More 

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Cork
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

There are some nice trails with plenty to see. The staff in the house are great and they host lots of planned activities.

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Grafton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2014

Broad Meadow Brook is a wildlife sanctuary run by Mass Audubon. It is a place I visit a few times a year. There is a visitor's center with a few displays, and where numerous programs are held, and a gift shop as well. Also, there is a wildflower garden a small artificial pond and numerous trails that go through woods,... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2013

it was a vey informative about how birds eat, how they build their nest, and which kinds we have here in every seasons. as well other animals.

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