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Topsfield, Massachusetts

Hike the Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary Trail

1.3 Miles Total - 75 ft gain - Loop Trail

Originally added by The Outbound Collective

The Ipswitch River Wildlife Sanctuary will have you in awe at lush verdant foliage and colorful wildflowers, the peaceful river, and the striking wildlife. Great place to bring the kids.

Park in the Ipswitch River Wildlife Sanctuary parking lot at the end of Perkins Row.  You can turn left on Rockery Trail or right on Innermost Trail for this 3.5-mile loop. Boardwalk trail makes this hike accessible for all levels. Dogs are not allowed. 

Photos: jgull85Ben SarenAndy Gregorowicz

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Camping
Photography
Snowshoeing
Hiking
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Handicap Accessible
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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Great Family Hike Through Nature

Kids had a great time exploring! Very scenic.

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on.

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