Outdoor Places

Acton Arboretum

The Arboretum is set in 64 acres of conservation land in the neighboring town of Acton. It boasts a trail system through open meadows, beside woodland ponds, along a glacial esker, and through a bog. A handicapped accessible trail provides access to the herb garden, butterfly garden, hosta garden, daylily garden, rhododendron garden, and a pond planting. The Wildflower Trail provides access to a wide range of woodland habitats.
www.actonarboretum.org

Great Brook Farm State Park

Great Brook Farm State Park offers canoeing, fishing, hiking, an historic site, horseback riding, mountain biking, cross country skiing, and walking trails.
Great Brook State Park

Fruitlands

In addition to the three museums and art gallery, Fruitlands is in a beautiful location. There are 3 miles of trails that traverse 210 acres of forest, swamp and meadows.
www.fruitlands.org

Shelburne Farm

Stow is apple country and Shelburne farm is our neighbor – just across the road. There are apples and peaches for picking. Farm shop – great ice creams!
www.shelburnefarm.com

Nashoba Valley Winery

Nashoba Valley Winery is the home of award-winning wines, a pick your own orchard, a micro brewery and a great restaurant, J's.
www.nashobawinery.com