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Massachusetts: Mount Grace State Forest
Posted on Wednesday, August 24 @ 21:20:16 CDT by iljiana

Horse Rentals & Day Ride Trails Winchester Rd.,
Warwick
Massachusetts
978 544-3939


At 1,625 feet, Mount Grace is the second highest elevation in Massachusetts, east of the Connecticut River. Recreation activities at the 1,458-acre State Forest include hiking, walking, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and hunting (in season).

Mount Grace is connected with a famous episode from the era of Colonial skirmishes against the Wompanoag Indians, known as King Phillip's War. In 1676, Mary Rowlandson of Lancaster (a town 40 miles to the east) was captured, along with her infant daughter Grace, by a band of King Phillip's warriors. On a march toward Canada the baby died, and it is said to have been buried by her mother's hands at the foot of the mountain that now bears her name.

Park Directions
Mount Grace State Forest is located in northern central Massachusetts.
From the east or west: Take Rte. 2 to Rte. 2A east, then Rte. 78 north to Warwick. Look for park entrance on the left.

  
Hiking
Horseback Riding Trails
Hunting (Restrictions)
Mountain Biking
Picnicking
Restrooms
Skiing (Cross-Country)
Walking Trails

For more information
http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/central/mgrc.htm


 
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