Walk Along Some Of The Tallest Trails In Massachusetts At Mount Sugarloaf State Reservation
Phew! Completing the strenuous hike to the top of Mount Surgarloaf in central Massachusetts is well worth the sweat and strain. At the top you’ll be rewarded with sweeping views of the Connecticut River Valley. On a clear day visitors can see for miles, the surrounding valley and mountains provides for awe-inspiring scenery. It’s a great day trip destination and is totally worthy of your summer bucket list!
Mount Sugarloaf State Reservation is open daily from 9 AM until sunset. If you choose to drive to the summit there is a parking fee of $5 for Massachusetts residents and $20 for non-residents.
Have you hiked the View of the Valley Trail or driven to the top of Mount Sugarloaf? What did you think of the views? Tell us about your experience in the comments below.
Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!