8 Amazing State Parks Around Boston That Will Blow You Away

Massachusetts’ state parks and reservations are filled with hiking and biking trails, lakes, beaches, marshes, and more. If you’re at a loose end, venture into the great outdoors and immerse yourself in their natural beauty. You might be surprised by how many of these soothing spots lie within Boston, or just a short jaunt from the city! Here are 8 incredible parks that you should visit:

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Whether you want a physical challenge or simply to unwind, these Boston-area parks rarely disappoint. Do you have a personal favorite?

If you’re looking for some great trails near you, check out these 9 epic hikes.