13 Incredible Hikes Under 5 Miles Everyone In Massachusetts Should Take

We get it. You like to get out into nature, but you’re not Bear Grylls for Pete’s sake. A nice, quick hike there and back will do just fine. That’s why we’ve put together this list of easy hikes that clock in at under 5 miles round trip. You’ll get all the beauty and fewer blisters.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What are some other easy and fun hikes around Massachusetts? Let us know!