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Best trails in Mount Toby State Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Mount Toby State Forest, Massachusetts? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Mount Toby State Forest ranging from 2.5 to 6.8 miles and from 275 to 1,266 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Mount Toby Trail
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 21 m
The fire tower is currently closed due to COVID 19.Show more
#2 - Sunderland Caves and Sugar Shack via Robert Frost Trail
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Sunderland Caves and Sugar Shack via Robert Frost Trail is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Sunderland, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderShow more
#3 - Mount Toby via Sugar Farms to Summit to Tower Loop
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 3 h 6 m
NOTE: Fire tower is temporarily closed due to COVID-19.Show more
#4 - Mount Toby via Robert Frost Trail
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
Quick climb (60-90 min round trip) from the Reservation Rd. trailhead. This is an out and back hike, entirely on the Robert Frost trail (orange blazes). The hike is forested, but there is a view fromShow more
#5 - Cranberry Pond and Roaring Mountain Loop
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
Cranberry Pond and Roaring Mountain Loop is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Sunderland, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail Show more
#6 - Roaring Falls
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 17 m
This is a brief walk through the woods to a waterfall over huge boulders. During dry periods, the falls are just a trickle and the swimming holes are large puddles. If you like, you can continue hikinShow more
#7 - Sugar Farms Trail to Tower Road Loop
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 25 m
Sugar Farms Trail to Tower Road Loop is a 6.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Sunderland, Massachusetts that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usShow more
#8 - North Mountain Road
Mount Toby State Forest
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 1 h 52 m
Great hike from the South West side of the mountain, via, North Mountain Rd and Summit Trail.Show more