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Blue Hills Reservation

(Photo from Meredith Gangler via Friends of the Blue Hills/Facebook)

Dog Survives 7 Weeks Lost In Blue Hills Reservation

A dog that spent more than seven weeks lost in the Blue Hills Reservation is back home with its owners.

01/02/2014

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Best Hiking Trails South Of Boston

Celebrate the arrival of warmer temperatures with a spring hike. The five locations will offer great hiking as well as scenic views.

CBS Boston–04/13/2013

Photo Credit: Cristy Maldonado

Tips For Keeping Your Kids Active From A Boston Fitness Professional

The cold winter weather can keep your kids inside, but don’t let it keep them inactive. Help your kids have fun and burn some energy with these tips from Boston fitness professional Tom Bisbee.

CBS Boston–02/16/2013

Blue Hills Ski Area (credit: ski-bluehills.com)

Boston’s Best Places For Outdoor Winter Activities

From parks to ski terrain you’re sure to love, this city has never been so fun.

12/01/2012

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Boston’s Best Alternatives To Trick-Or-Treating in Your Neighborhood

Dress up the whole family for everything from the Salem witch trials to a scientific celebration sure to please this Halloween season. These are Boston’s best alternatives to trick-or-treating.

10/19/2012

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Rangers Say Rattlesnake Attacked Dog In Blue Hills

Hikers, dog walkers, and pet owners who frequent the Blue Hills Reservation are being warned that there may be rattlesnakes in the area.

09/18/2012

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Doggy Day Trip to Providence

It’s only about an hour’s drive from Boston to Providence, but you and your dog can make it a leisurely day trip by hopping off the highways to enjoy the dog-friendly attractions along the way. In addition to parks and hiking trails off routes 93 and 95, you’ll find a bakery offering yummy organic dog treats and a bookstore where you can browse thousands of titles with your canine companion in tow. Once you arrive in Providence, restaurants with outdoor dining facilities will welcome your leashed, well-behaved dog for a fun, sun-soaked day out.

07/20/2012

Blue Hills Arson Fires

Arsonists Burn Six Acres At Blue Hills Reservation

Investigators are offering a $5000 for help catching an arsonist who’s setting fires in one of the Boston area’s most popular hiking areas.

04/21/2011