Gates Pond Trail Is A Surreal Escape From Civilization In Massachusetts

While there are dozens upon dozens of hikes in Massachusetts, some offer incredible scenery that can’t be beat. This simple hike in Berlin’s Brewer Brook area will have you feeling miles away from it all, while still being close to home. Featuring a beautiful pond to get lost beside, there’s truly nothing better. There’s something extra special about taking a walk upon the water, and at Gates Pond Trail, you’ll experience a serene getaway from the city. Get ready for a leisurely hike with some of the best nature views in Massachusetts on this Berlin pond trail.

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Address: Brewer Brook, Berlin, MA 01503, USA