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“Gorge-ous Surprise”
Review of Chesterfield Gorge

Chesterfield Gorge
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Owner description: Experience this imposing gorge carved by a National Wild and Scenic River, then choose from great fishing, hiking, and biking options just downstream.
Reviewed July 15, 2013

Along the General Lafayette Trail, Route 143 West, you will come to the center of Chesterfield, Massachusetts. Just past the town hall, there is a normal looking side road, Ireland Street, and up a bit on River Road a small parking lot. It's hard to believe what's down the rocky hill from it. A natural wonderment. Steep rock ledges and cliffs wind as far as you can see. Too bad it's a little hard to walk on the paths and it doesn't afford a more expansive view. But, it's worth the side trek.

Carol Colitti Levine
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Reviewed January 17, 2013

High above the river gorge is a pathway to walk and explore. It is steep for kids and you need to be careful. But it is so beautiful and natural that it is worth a look see. Bring a lunch, sit and enjoy!

1  Thank Judy H
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Reviewed October 14, 2012

Rushing boulder strewn creek, falling yellow leaves, a mossy primeval forest and a vigorous walk. This short outing added a special dimension to our fall weekend in New England.

1  Thank carol h
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Reviewed October 12, 2012

i can't believe my friend didn't take me there sooner. what a great time we had. walked it the first time. biked it the second time and were able to see so much more of this wonderful place. can't wait to go again! maybe this weekend!

Thank Doris S
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Reviewed September 14, 2012

Decided to take a road trip from southern CT to MA to check out various sites....i'm glad this is one of the places we stopped. The views of the gorge are wonderful...and there's a nice walking path that goes right along side it. Great place to walk/hike/ and enjoy nature.

1  Thank lisa0208
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