Adventures at Hopedale Parklands


I love visiting Hopedale Parklands in Hopedale, MA in every season. With water views  almost the whole way around the pond, it offers so much to enjoy, on relatively, stroller-friendly trails.

Last weekend was a perfect spring day to venture outside. We went to Hopedale Parklands and had a great time on the trail, while a grandgirl climbed rocks and stayed cheerful for the entire 2.5 mile walk. Afterwards I went home and got a nap!

Great spots along the way to find a homemade slide

Great spots along the way to find a homemade slide

Hopedale Pond

Hopedale Pond.


Marjorie Turner Hollman is a writer who loves the outdoors, and is the author of Easy Walks in Massachusetts, 2nd editionMore Easy Walks in Massachusetts, 2nd editionEasy Walks and Paddles in the Ten Mile River Watershed, and Finding Easy Walks Wherever You Are. Her memoir, the backstory of Easy Walks, is My Liturgy of Easy Walks: Reclaiming hope in a world turned upside down.

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