With autumn just around the corner, now’s the perfect time to get lost in a corn maze.
Before escape rooms were all the rage, corn mazes were where it’s at to have fun with your friends and solve a massive outdoor puzzle. Bring family and friends for a day of trial and error as you navigate your way through fields of corn as far as the eye can see at these mazes nearest to Boston.
Hanson’s corn maze in Framingham spans 4.5 acres, making it a a great puzzle for a sunny fall day. Just 25 miles from Downtown Boston, Hanson’s also has a 2-acre sunflower maze on the property, and they offer hayrides. With all the classic fall activities covered, it’s the perfect spot to spend the day with family and friends.
Find Hanson’s Farms at 20 Nixon Road in Framingham, MA.
2. Marini Farm
Marini Farm’s 8-acre corn maze is not your typical walk through the stalks. Their maze is laid out with 18 stations strategically placed throughout the maze with answers to a game sheet that you will be given before entering. To escape the maze, you’ll need to use your wits and solve the puzzles—no other help will be provided! This challenging corn maze takes around 1.5 hours, but they also have a mini-maze for younger adventurers.
Find Marini Farm at 259 Linebrook Rd, Ipswich, MA
3. Connors Farm
Just 23 miles outside of Boston lies Connors Farm, a peaceful slice of country life with all the best autumnal attractions. This year, their corn maze design will be barnyard-themed, and the twists and turns of the path will be sure to prodvide you with an unforgettable walk through the cornfields.
Find Connors Farm at 30 Valley Road, Danvers, MA.
Throughout September and October, Sauchuk’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch will feature corn mazes, pumpkin patch, hay wagon rides, zip lines, cow and bee train rides, playground, barnyard ball zone, duck races, tug o’ war, barnyard arcade, and much more! If you’re looking for outdoor fun, Sauchuk’s can provide you with hours and hours of it.
Find Sauchuk’s at 200 Center Street, Plympton, MA
Starting in October, the Davis Mega Maze boasts three miles of mind-boggling puzzle networks inside an 8-acre cornfield creating a larger-than-life, living sculpture of the classic I-Spy “Where’s Waldo”. Just 45 miles outside the city, this farm also features award-winning BBQ, locally crafted beer and wine, live music, and dozens of of other family-friendly attractions.
Find Davis Mega Maze at 142 Redstone Hill, Sterling, MA
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