Harold Parker State Forest, Hiking/Bridle Trail, North Andover, MA

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Four pathways snake through this 3,000-acre woodland; the all-season Hiking/Bridle Trail passes numerous ponds perfect for skating and ice fishing.

Level: Moderate | Distance from Boston: 22 miles
North Andover, MA, 978-686-3391, website.

Photo courtesy of Bud Marvel on Flickr

Photo courtesy of Bud Marvel on Flickr

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