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best running and walking spot

I love this lake... its 5k all the way around, safe, clean and really pretty all year around... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reading, Massachusetts
most BEAUTIFUL spot in New England

this is a must for vacationers. no matter what time of year the lake is the most Beautiful vista in... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
North Hampton, New Hampshire
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  • Average4%
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“nice walk”(2 reviews)
“fairs”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Between Lowell St & Main St, Wakefield, MA 01880
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this lake... its 5k all the way around, safe, clean and really pretty all year around. Completely safe and walkable solo or in larger group.

Thank ggbunker72
Reviewed 13 October 2018

this is a must for vacationers. no matter what time of year the lake is the most Beautiful vista in New England . the old cemetery by Vets field is photographed by thousands each year. In the fall the colors are FANTASTIC. the park by...More

Thank sgtmcgowen
Reviewed 3 October 2018

How I love LakeQ! It doesn't matter if it is crowded, if there are a lot of leashed dogs, or if there are geese turds all over the grassy/much used paths (good for the earth). You just have to take care as you jog, walk,...More

Thank Carfash
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is a very gorgeous lake no matter the time of year. It's always incredibly popular with walkers, runners, dog walkers and walking groups. Any time of day, it's crowded. We like to do the walk every few weeks but I can't take my dog....More

Thank quiet_wave
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Beautiful location for a walk around the lake or wedding photos or ceremony. My daughter had her first look and wedding photos taken at the Gazebo and it was beautiful.

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We love Lake Q. Plenty of great paths to walk on, and lots of different events occur throughout the year!

Thank Katrina_bryant
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Wakefield residents love their 'lake.' It really is gorgeous, and they have various events around the lake, including a phenomenal Fire Works show. There is a nice place for kids to play as well. If you want to go on a nice walk along a...More

Thank Debra P
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The lake is very pretty in the simmer and a great place to walk around. I think it is 2 1/2 miles around the lake. Only problem is no restrooms at the lake.

Thank Joe V
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Try to run here at least once per week and if Fred's Frank's is setting up I usually come back later for a Shnurble!

Thank michael b
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The lake has a great walking path around it. There are playgrounds at either end to enjoy. Locals and visitors wave as they pass. It makes me wish I had a trail like this near me.

Thank Amy C
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