Feel like you need to get out of the city? Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Boston and go on one of these scenic hikes, provided by Boston.com:
1. Halibut Point State Park | Rockport
"Halibut Point State Park in Rockport is a former granite rock quarry that offers trails, tidepools, and sweeping views"
2. Rocky Woods | Medfield
"Rocky Woods in Medfield offers 6.5 miles of trails and five ponds to explore. Don’t forget to check out the view atop the 435-foot Cedar Hill."
3. Skyline Trail at Middlesex Fells | Medford
"The Skyline Trail at Middlesex Fells Reservation in Medford is a 7-mile jaunt into wilderness located just 30 minutes from the city."