Long Point Wildlife Refuge
Hughes Thumb Road
Martha's Vineyard, MA
Whether you want to body surf in the ocean, splash with the kids in sheltered salt- and freshwater ponds, or explore a rare grassland habitat, this spectacular reservation will become a favorite escape.
Cape Cod & The Islands | 632 acres
Mashpee & Sandwich, MA
Wander along carriage roads and foot trails as you pass through groves of American holly that embellish this unique peninsula.
Cape Cod & The Islands | 135 acres
Red Brook Road
Bourne, Plymouth & Wareham, MA
Follow a tidal waterway from upstream cranberry bogs and woods to its mouth on a sandy beach at Buttermilk Bay.
South Coast | 210 acres
This modest reservation provides a portal to a much larger protected landscape of 1,300 acres. The preserve also features a wheelchair-accessible trail.
Greater Boston | 11 acres
Mashpee River Reservation
Little affected by development, this tidal stream remains one of the region’s pristine environments. Experience the river on shoreside foot trails or by paddle.
Cape Cod & The Islands | 248 acres
Tyringham & Otis, MA
Venture into a rugged and remote tract of forested hills and wetlands at the edge of historic Tyringham Valley.
Berkshires | 594 acres
Medfield Meadow Lots
N. Meadows Road
These areas of marsh situated within the Charles River Floodplain represent The Trustees’ commitment to ecological diversity and protecting natural communities.
Greater Boston | 16 acres
Approach with care this fragile habitat of rare Rosebay rhododendrons with care — here you can experience one of very few populations of this important species.
Greater Boston | 196 acres
Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Experience the drama of a rocky shoreline and scenic vistas across Vineyard Sound to the Elizabeth Islands from the second-highest point on the island.
Cape Cod & The Islands | 211 acres
Take a boat to Great Misery and enjoy memorable views of Salem Sound and the North Shore.
North Shore | 87 acres
Great Barrington, MA
Ascend this popular peak, which once drew 19th-century literary giants, and from its summit gaze across the spectacular landscapes of the Housatonic River Valley.
Berkshires | 503 acres
Moose Hill Farm
396 Moose Hill Street
Follow a trail from the farmstead through restored woodlands to hillside hayfields and pastures, where you'll enjoy views of Great Blue Hill and the Boston skyline.
Greater Boston | 347 acres
735 Cabot St.
When Frederick Law Olmsted designed Moraine Farm, he didn't plot out an adventure-based ropes course. Or make room for school children to roam. Or think about a community farm with members picking up their weekly farm shares. Please note: There is no access to the reservation at present.
North Shore | 37 acres
Mount Ann Park
New Way Lane
A substantial mixed forest of evergreens and hardwoods rises to a rocky summit overlooking Cape Ann. Please note: This reservation is not accessible at this time.
North Shore | 87 acres
Mt Warner Road
North Hadley, MA
Wander the gentle slopes of this 500-foot hill overlooking the Connecticut River Valley and discover a variety of natural delights.
Pioneer Valley | 156 acres
Mountain Meadow Preserve
Straddling the Massachusetts/Vermont border, this inviting mix of forest and field, wetland and wildflower meadow, draws both novice hikers and serious naturalists.
Berkshires | 180 acres
Chappaquiddick Island, MA
Enter a secluded world of designed Japanese elegance in this garden environment of exotic and native plantings that encircle a serene pond.
Cape Cod & The Islands | 14 acres
Prospect Hill Road
Experience Gilded-Age style and splendor at this marvelous estate, renowned for its elegant gardens and rare Berkshire “Cottage.”
Berkshires | 48 acres
Follow a network of trails across a grand preserve that features woodlands and ponds, a former mill site, and Noanet Peak, which offers views of the Boston skyline.
Greater Boston | 595 acres
Noon Hill Road
Ascend the hill to enjoy treetop vistas, amble around Holt Pond, or follow trails that leads through an adjacent Trustees reservation to the Charles River.
Greater Boston | 204 acres
10 Dover Street
Hike past a former mill pond, cross a wetlands boardwalk, and explore a forest of pine and oak on your way to a boathouse on the banks of the tidal North River.
South Shore | 129 acres
North Common Meadow
Children love to play in the field of wildflowers then listen for the splash of frogs at the adjacent lily pond.
Central MA | 25 acres
Norton Point Beach
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
This ever-changing environment still provides an important habitat for nesting shorebirds, and a sporting challenge for the fishermen who surfcast from this popular site.
Cape Cod & The Islands | 254 acres
83 Old Route 9
Renowned for its Nordic skiing, Notchview also entices year-round adventurers for hiking and birdwatching.
Berkshires | 3,108 acres
Old Town Hill
Climb to the top of a 168-foot coastal promontory and from an open field enjoy panoramic views of the Great Marsh and New Hampshire's Isles of Shoals.
North Shore | 531 acres
138 Butler Road
Explore wooded roads through a former working forest and trek to a summit that rewards with panoramic views from Mount Wachusett to Vermont’s Green Mountains.
Pioneer Valley | 333 acres
Natick and Dover, MA
Once the ancestral home of local Native Americans and later a Colonial-era farmscape, this ridgeline is a thickly wooded habitat laced by remnant stone walls.
Greater Boston | 48 acres
A delightful paddling destination, this riverside retreat features a mix of natural flora, designed landscape and plantings, and two miles of trails.
Greater Boston | 97 acres
Petticoat Hill Road
Climb through a restored forest that boasts a rich variety of hardwood species, passing stone walls and cellar holes that reveal the hill’s agricultural past.
Pioneer Valley | 60 acres
224 Adams Street
Pierce Reservation includes four acres of woodland and fields behind a private residence at 224 Adams Street. It is only accessible from adjacent Governor Hutchinson's Field.
Greater Boston | 4 acres