Blue Hills Reservation Great Blue Hill

Milton, Massachusetts

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While sailing along the Atlantic coastline, early European explorers named these hills for their bluish hue. Today, the Blue Hills Reservation stretches over 7000 acres from Quincy to Dedham, Milton to Randolph, and provides a green oasis within minutes of downtown Boston. Highest of the twenty-two hills in the chain, Great Blue Hill rises 635 feet above the surrounding towns. With its varied terrain, scenic vistas, and 125 miles of trails, the Blue Hills Reservation offers year-round enjoyment for you and your dog.
Best Hikes With Dogs Boston & Beyond

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Best Hikes With Dogs Boston & Beyond

by Jenna Ringelheim (The Mountaineers Books)

While sailing along the Atlantic coastline, early European explorers named these hills for their bluish hue. Today, the Blue Hills Reservation stretches over 7000 acres from Quincy to Dedham, Milton to Randolph, and provides a green oasis within minutes of downtown Boston.

Highest of the twenty-two hills in the chain, Great Blue Hill rises 635 feet above the surrounding towns. With its varied terrain, scenic vistas, and 125 miles of trails, the Blue Hills Reservation offers year-round enjoyment for you and your dog.

©  Jenna Ringelheim/The Mountaineers Books. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Milton
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Moderate
Duration: 1.5 hours
Season: Spring through Fall
Local Contacts: Department of Conservation and Recreation
Local Maps: USGS Boston
Driving Directions: Directions to Blue Hills Reservation: Great Blue Hill

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