F. Gilbert Hills State Forest

F. Gilbert Hills State Forest


Location:In southeastern Massachusetts. From the north, take I-95 south to Route 140 north; from Rt 495, take exit 14 (which is Rt 1) north.
Facilities:Picnic area, trails, restrooms (é).
Activities:Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, off-road vehicle riding, hunting (with restrictions), cross-country skiing.
Special Features:A "passive use" pine and oak forest, F Gilbert Hills has 23 miles of trails, including a portion of Warner Trail, a long-distance hiking trail that travels through Norfolk County enroute to Rhode Island.
Address:45 Mill St
Foxboro, MA 02035

Phone:508-543-5850
Web: www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/southeast/fgil.htm
Size: 1,027 acres.

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