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By Elizabeth L. Dugger

Cape Cod, the Berkshires, the Litchfield Hills, Nantucket, Martha's winery, Boston, Quabbin Reservoir and alongside the Housatonic – those are only many of the locations lined during this special consultant, the one booklet that attracts jointly all of the actions within the quarter. Take to the paths in country forests, splash round in a rowboat on a quiet inland lake, or get critical with the very best whitewater rafting possibilities in the rustic. An extra measurement in those states is the feel of Colonial and progressive historical past, and Beth Dugger covers all of it. Maps, photographs, index.

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You’ll enrich the experience of this trail if you soak up information at the visitor site first, to learn about the wildlife and vegetation ahead. Expect to spend 45 minutes on this ramble. NICKERSON STATE PARK: More than 15 miles of hiking trails make this 1,780-acre state park worth a visit. The trails are not blazed but are easy to follow and wind through scrub pine around lakes and ponds. Take Route 6A to Brewster and continue north; look for the entrance on the right at Flax Pond Road, and at the end of the road there’s a parking area.

Aim for the fall and spring migrations of waterfowl, making sure to bring camera and binoculars to make the most of the sights. Boating, beach pleasures, and fishing are also popular; just stay away in July, when the greenhead flies bite fiercely. Keep an eye out for the piles of discarded clam shells still to be The Seacoast To drive to Cape Ann, the northernmost coastal region, take Route 1A from Boston and pass through the small city of Lynn and the historysoaked town of Salem, noted for the Salem witch trials of Colonial days.

Christmas Walk, first weekend of December. org. The Seacoast n Outer Cape 40 n Festivals & Special Events CAPE ANN: In Gloucester, the annual gallery walk in midJune, contact Rocky Neck Art Colony, % 978-283-7978; Maritime Heritage Festival in mid-July; Annisquam Sea Fair in late July, % 978-283-2908; schooner festival, Labor Day Weekend, % 978-283-1601; Gloucester Seafood Festival, midSeptember. m. by the Rockport Legion Band; all of December, Christmas on Cape Ann. org. n Cape Cod BOURNE: Strawberry Festival last weekend of June, % 508759-9487.

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