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Keystone Arches Trail

Middlefield Rd. Off of Rt 20, Chester, MA
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Great hike along branch of Westfield River

This is a great hike along a branch of the Westfield River. The best part is coming upon the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sksuk840
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Chester, Massachusetts
One of my favorite nearby hikes

The Keystone Arches Trail is one of my favorite nearby hikes. It is a perfect combination of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter_01039
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Western Massachusetts
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Middlefield Rd. Off of Rt 20, Chester, MA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hike along a branch of the Westfield River. The best part is coming upon the Keystone Arch bridge, a railroad bridge spanning the river, built in the mid 1800's when train travel was expanding west from Boston to Albany. It is...More

Thank sksuk840
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Keystone Arches Trail is one of my favorite nearby hikes. It is a perfect combination of beautiful scenery and regional history. If you are a fan of history, architecture, engineering or railroads, you will not be disappointed. At the end of the trail is...More

Thank Peter_01039
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Never knew this was here till I drove by and saw the sign the other day and decided to try it. Pretty cool trail on and off road small goat trails going through gorges, the train tracks, the rivers and waterfalls and wildlife . 2.5...More

Thank DonnieB15
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The colors of the fall from many views and hieghts, the aches withe the foliage reflecting off the water is breath taking. a must see for sure.

Thank Volaria317
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Short and long hikes. Dog friendly. Lots of place to stop. Loved it! Confusing at the end but we doubled back. Places to swim too

1  Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 9 October 2015

A very easy hike with excellent views of several of these amazing bridges, built back in the 1800's and still standing strong.

2  Thank Veganvet
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Although I had been visiting this area for many years, I only learned about the Keystone Arch Bridges quite recently. Located been Chester MA and Middlefield MA, the trail (not far from Route 20) is off the Middlefield Road. There is a large sign with...More

5  Thank Chloesfriend
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