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A thought-provoking experience

We returned to Thoreau's hut this week and it was a real treat. First, the walk to where his cabin... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AgingTravelers
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US
Beautiful Area

The entire area is just gorgeous. Walden Pond is so clean and beautiful. I really enjoyed walking... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Amber0927
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Durham, North Carolina
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1 week ago
“A thought-provoking experience”
May 19, 2017
“Beautiful Area”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to Thoreau's hut this week and it was a real treat. First, the walk to where his cabin stood was long, but enjoyable. Going back and experiencing the solitude he had amid the beauty of Waldon Pond forces us to put away our...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

The entire area is just gorgeous. Walden Pond is so clean and beautiful. I really enjoyed walking along the water and taking in the fall foliage. This is a place I will definitely come back to.

Thank Amber0927
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is an easy walk which takes you to the site of Thoreau's cabin and continues on around the entire pond if you are so inclined to take a walk in the woods. There is a ridge trail and a trail that follows the pond...More

Thank Carie501
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Walden Pond is a serene scenic area where Ralph Waldo Emerson reflected in thought and Henry David Thoreau lived in a small cabin for a little over two years taking copious notes on his interactions with nature and the locals who visited him on a...More

3  Thank Don C
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Even though we are in our mid-60s, my wife and I love to walk, especially when the trail has as much history as this one, which supposedly follows the approximately 1 ¾-mile path that Thoreau and Emerson would have traveled from one’s home to the...More

8  Thank IN_Travelers47906
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The Emerson-Thoreau Amble is a 1.7 mile path, cutting through woods, wetlands, and fields, from just beyond Emerson's house to the site where Thoreau had his small cabin, about a "block" from Walden pond. It follows the same paths that the two men used to...More

5  Thank tanners47
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