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Best trails in Saugus

1,106 Reviews
Looking for a great trail near Saugus, Massachusetts? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Borderland State Park or Whitehall State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Blue Hills Reservation or Middlesex Fells Reservation. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Saugus ranging from 0.8 to 5.2 miles and from 45 to 278 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Saugus
Top trails (8)
#1 - Pearce Lake and Upper Pond Trail
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Breakheart Reservation features a series of intricate, interconnecting trails. This trail Loops around two of the ponds in the park including the largest, Pearce Lake. If you get off track, there are plenty of signs posted and park rangers to help you navigate. Fishing is available on the lake, and there is a beach to relax at. At the top fo the climb, there are great views over the lakes and to the skyscrapers of Boston in the distance. Show more
#2 - Ridge Trail and Saugus River Trail Loop
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 39 m
#3 - Breakheart Reservation Loop
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 54 m
Nice paved path around the park suitable for the whole family. Beautiful scenery and lots of single-track and fire road paths throughout the reservation. There are plenty of spaces to enjoy, a playground for little kids, volleyball area, gorgeous beach and picnic area.Show more
#4 - Ridge, Ash and Fern Loop
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
#5 - Pearce Lake and Upper Pond Loop
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 23 m
#6 - Saugus River Trail to Blue and Yellow Blaze Loop
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 54 m
#7 - Fox Run Trail
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 38 m
#8 - Breakheart Hill
Breakheart Reservation
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 30 m