This hidden park in Massachusetts is truly one-of-a-kind. Featuring a massive boulder that seems to be defying the laws of physics, Balance Rock State Park is one natural destination that should go on your Bay State bucket list. Keep scrolling to find out more.

Finding Balance Rock takes a bit of luck as well. To get to the park, get on Rt. 7 in Lanesborough and drive until you reach Bull Hill Road on the left, next to the Lanesborough Country Inn. Take Bull Hill Road and continue until you see Balance Rock Road on the right. After a bit of a drive, the gate to the state park will be on your right. Reaching the rock itself will require about a mile of hiking on a well-marked trail. Click here for detailed directions and a map.

For more of the strangest things to do and see in Massachusetts, check out this list of the 12 weirdest places you can possibly go in the Bay State.

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