Brush Fire At Blue Hills Reservation Among 41 Wildfires In Massachusetts In Last WeekThe Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation reported 41 wildfires in the state over the last week
Hiker Spots Rare Five-Foot Timber Rattlesnake In Blue Hills ReservationA Dorchester woman recorded the venomous, five-foot timber rattlesnake as it slithered across the trail.
Hunt In Blue Hills Approved To Help Control Deer PopulationMassachusetts officials have approved a hunt in the Blue Hills Reservation as a way to help control the deer population there.
Best Winter Hikes Near BostonLeave the city and take a winter hike along a scenic and adventurous trail near Boston to enjoy the sights and sound of nature. There are wonderful natural trails just minutes from the heart of the city.
Blue Hills Hunt: 26 Deer Killed On First DayOn Monday, the first hunt in the Blue Hills Reservation in 122 years saw 26 deer killed by hunters.
Norfolk DA Asks Hunters To Look For Missing ManAs hunters head into Blue Hills Reservation for the first time since 1893, the Norfolk District Attorney's Office is asking them to be on the lookout for the remains of a man missing since 2014 and presumed dead.
First Deer Hunt On Blue Hills Reservation In 122 Years UnderwayThere hasn't been a deer hunt on the Blue Hills Reservation since 1893.
Deer Hunt In Blue Hills Reservation Sparks BacklashNinety-eight hunters, armed only with shotguns, will be allowed in the reservation for each two-day hunting session.
Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails Near BostonWhere to find the best hikes in and around the city
Best Places For Bird Watching Near BostonBird watching is a fascinating pastime. Nature has a calming and serene beauty, making bird watching the perfect opportunity to enjoy being outdoors. The bird watcher can observe the birds in their natural habitats while experiencing the sights and sounds of nature.
Best Family Hikes In Eastern MassachusettsLiving in New England certainly has its perks, particularly for those who live for the outdoors, with the eastern area of New England containing plenty of hiking and backpacking trails for families to enjoy together. Here are just a few of the best family hikes in Eastern Massachusetts.
Best Summer Backpacking Trips Near BostonAfter being stuck indoors in the city for the winter, it is time for an outdoor getaway. Leave the crowded city streets behind and become one with nature on a fun-filled backpacking adventure.
Dog Survives 7 Weeks Lost In Blue Hills ReservationA dog that spent more than seven weeks lost in the Blue Hills Reservation is back home with its owners.
Best Hiking Trails South Of BostonCelebrate the arrival of warmer temperatures with a spring hike. The five locations will offer great hiking as well as scenic views.
Tips For Keeping Your Kids Active From A Boston Fitness ProfessionalThe 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.