Follow This Abandoned Railroad Trail For One Of The Most Unique Hikes In Massachusetts

This old railroad trail is one of the prettiest hikes in Massachusetts. With gorgeous river views and plenty of amenities, the whole family will love exploring this piece of Bay State history. Here’s everything you need to know about hiking the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail.

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You can find the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail in Lanesborough, Mass. Click here for the precise location of the trailhead and parking area. For more of the best hikes in Massachusetts, check out some of our favorites here.