West Hill Dam – Uxbridge, MA

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is responsible for the great trails that you can find at West Hill Dam in Uxbridge, MA. The main draw is an approximately 5 mile trail around the border. It is a bit of an unusual trail since so much work was done to construct the dam, but it is beautiful in its own right.

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Portions of the trail are fully exposed to the sun and lined with steep rock walls, while others feel like more traditional woodsy paths. There are also a few different ways you can go. See the trail map here. Expect to see a variety of wildlife and land features regardless of which path you take.

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The trail is somewhat popular, so you will likely see a few folks out there at nearly any time of day. It seems to be particular popular for dog walking. There is a nice little stream tlnot too far from the entrance where pups love to cool off.

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