These 7 Breathtaking Waterfalls Are Hiding Around Boston

There’s nothing quite so soothing as the sound of gushing – or even trickling – water. While most of Massachusetts’ waterfalls are clustered on the western side of the state, there are several falls in and around Boston as well, mostly created by damming. Artificial? Sure. But the relaxation you’ll experience is just as real.

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You may also be interested in exploring these 9 Boston-area hiking spots.