Editor's note: This map was updated from one originally published in September 2016.
The mountains of Massachusetts provide spectacular opportunities for outdoor activities and there is perhaps no better time of year to get out there than now: It's unseasonably cool, not too humid, and there's bright sunshine after 4 p.m.
These are the commonwealth's seven shortest peaks. They are tall enough to provide doses of challenging steepness as well as heaping quantities of nature and views. But they're not so high as to dissuade your inner hiker-slash-biker from hitting the trails.Read More