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Hemlock Gorge Reservation

Newton Upper Falls, Newton, MA 02464
+1 617-333-7404
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lovely bridge walk, easy access, short easy stroll on trails

this is our go-to spot to take visitors thats easy to get to, pretty, and an easy walk/stroll. And... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nigel s
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Boston, Massachusetts
Great family walk!

We loved this family outing- easy trails with some beautiful views of the dams at Hemlock Gorge... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
amysue10
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1 week ago
“lovely bridge walk, easy access, short easy stroll on trails”
17 Jun 2018
“Great family walk!”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Newton Upper Falls, Newton, MA 02464
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+1 617-333-7404
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is our go-to spot to take visitors thats easy to get to, pretty, and an easy walk/stroll. And you can duck into nearby Dun Gaherins after, a great local pub

Thank nigel s
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We loved this family outing- easy trails with some beautiful views of the dams at Hemlock Gorge. Our kids (15, 12 & 6) enjoyed exploring Echo Bridge and the surrounding areas- a great place to wander for an hour or so!

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

A quick get away before sunset after work during my Boston trip . Beautiful trail route. Good view of Upper Newton area and circle dam..

Thank Aarti S
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Start down by the pool on Route 9 and work your way up to Echo Bridge; cross the river into Needham and have a wonderful day looking down on the old Mill Falls Restaurant. Hemlock Gorge is a great way to spend the day walking...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

been going to Hemlock Gorge and Echo Bridge since I was a kid. A great habitat just a few yards from I-95 and Route 9, but get close to the waterfall and you can't hear the traffic

Thank Northern_Traveler00
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

We walk through Hemlock Gorge many times a week because we live close to the park and it is so beautiful. You can walk a nice loop trail over Echo Bridge and along the side of the Charles River, crossing back over a foot bridge...More

Thank Lee Jean F
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

The Charles River flows through the ogre. In the middle of the city you may hear running water near the waterfalls or you might have the luxury of complete peace and quiet. Great spot to go kayaking

Thank Rgreenwald
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Dam across from parking lot not amazing, but the rest of the area is a nice walk. The cliff side walk was nice, but only took a few minutes until we hit a stopping point, because there was too much poison ivy close to the...More

Thank Jasmine G
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