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Callahan State Park

#4 of 17 things to do in Framingham Features Animals
Millwood St, Framingham, MA
+1 508-653-9641
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Unleashed, unsupervised and poorly maintained

I walk the root exposed, rutted and rocky trails of Callahan park several times a month. The park... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Ron7474
,
Framingham, Massachusetts
via mobile
Fun Place that also can be ridden on horseback

You can enjoy this place in many ways -- casual walks, dog walks (when the other un,manageable dogs... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
EagleEyeBoston
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
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“off leash” (3 reviews)
“parking lot” (4 reviews)
“north side” (2 reviews)
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Millwood St, Framingham, MA
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+1 508-653-9641
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I walk the root exposed, rutted and rocky trails of Callahan park several times a month. The park is under maintained and seemingly totally unsupervised by Massachusetts Department of Conservation Resources, DCR. I've never seen anybody from DCR in well over 200+ times that I...More

1  Thank Ron7474
Reviewed 31 March 2017

You can enjoy this place in many ways -- casual walks, dog walks (when the other un,manageable dogs are not running wild!), hiking, biking, even on horseback. There is a mix of open space and woodlands -- your choice. It can be a bit crowded,...More

1  Thank EagleEyeBoston
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Callahan is a great spot to get outside for an hour with kids. Always a lot of dogs being walked which my 3 year old son loves. It's a great place to go for a casual walk or bike ride. If your looking for more...More

1  Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a hidden gem. Perfect for an afternoon stroll in any season, An occasional pond, a place to sit, shady paths and never crowded. Walk alone, stroll with a friend or bring a dog to run.

Thank manelis711
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Here's where summer and winter fun can be had! Plenty of trails to use! Swimming spot in Summer and fall for dogs. Parking lot gets crowded on weekends and though parking in street is option sometimes Police due ticket cars.

Thank tripngirl
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A great place for riding trails on a fat bike some single track through the woods, plenty of free parking.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I come here 1-3 times a week after work for runs and mountain bikes in the spring to fall. Great network of trails. Northern half of park is a little more technical, southern end is more flat and rolling and dog friendly.

Thank William V
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This park has been overrun by dogs that are not on leashes. Early mornings before 8:30 it's relatively safe to go without a big dog jumping on you. Parts of Callahan in the woods are beautiful and the rest has been ruined by dogs. I...More

3  Thank annaboston
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We do a lot of five to ten miles countryside and woodland walks in the Uk so we really enjoyed exploring some of this woodland. We wore micro spikes a lot of the time, as the paths were solidly frozen and slippery in places. The...More

Thank incredibish
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I ride Callahan State park about twice a week on a mountain bike. The longest loop trail is about 4.5 miles with enough hills for a good 45 minute cardio interval work out. It is not too technical, with few roots and rock gardens to...More

1  Thank Tony G
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