Barre Falls Dam Trail

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Barre Falls Dam Trail is a 5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Hubbardston, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

DISTANCE
5.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
636 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

fishing

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

cross country skiing

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

There is something to do all year long! Enjoy the season! Take a stroll along the Ware River and marvel at the sites you see. Barre Falls Dam is located within the towns of Hubbardston, Barre, Oakham, and Rutland, Massachusetts. Nestled within the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (MDCR) 22,000 acre Ware River Watershed, the area offers many recreational opportunities. Recreational activities at Barre Falls Dam include canoeing, bike riding, picnicking, hunting, fishing, hiking, sightseeing, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, horseshoes, volleyball, and wildlife observation. There is something for all visitors to enjoy. The recreational benefits offered at Barre Falls Dam are an "extra dividend" to the main purpose of this flood damage reduction project.

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Sunday, February 02, 2014

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Monday, September 05, 2011

Chilly hike it was cool outside very nice place to hike, quiet and nice views at times, Trails were easy and hiked through Hubbardston, Oakham, Rutland and Barre this day all the way to Dike #3 and back.