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MA

Atlantic White Cedar Swamp

1.50 Miles
Location: At Cape Cod Nat. Seashore near S. Wellfleet at Marconi Station Site.
Type:
Uses:
Agency: National Park Service

Half a mile of dirt trail leads to the cedar swamp where the boardwalk takes you on a winding tour of the swamp. Return from the swamp via an old dirt road, closed to traffic. The trailhead is 200 yar...

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Bristol County, MA

Balfour Riverwalk Trail

0.25 Miles
Location: Bristol County, MA, Connects downtown Attleboro to Ten Mile River shoreline.
Type: Greenway
Urban Trail

Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running

Agency: City, Town, or County

This 0.25-mile urban trail and greenway is a key component of Attleboro's downtown redevelopment plans and supports the Young Men's Christian Association's Activate America program by providing recreational amenities for all ages to enjoy. ...

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MA

Caratunk Wildlife Refuge

6.00 Miles
Location: Suburban, Just E of providence, RI, N of I-95.
Type:
Uses:
Agency: Nonprofit

Wholly dedicated to nature conservation/study. Three trail loops through fields, woods, pine grove, brooks, meadows. Start at visitor center. Mainly focused on habitat and wildlife protection, natural...

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Norfolk County, MA

Dedham Loop Water Trail

7.20 Miles , Loop
Location: The Dedham Loop Water Trail is along the Charles River and located entirely within the Town of Dedham, Massachusetts.
Type: Nature Trail
Water Trail

Uses: Boating, non-motorized: Canoeing
Boating, non-motorized: Kayaking
Boating, non-motorized: Sailing
Fishing
Ice Skating
Wildlife Observation

Agency:

The Dedham Loop Water Trail is 7.2 miles long and follows the lead of organized hiking trails by marking the trail with mile markers and signs at launches and significant historical and ecological locations. ...

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Essex County, MA

Derby Wharf

0.38 Miles
Location: At Salem Maritime NHS in Salem.
Type:
Uses: Dogs - On leash
Heritage and History

Agency: National Park Service

This trail on historic Derby Wharf that reaches into Salem Harbor and ends at Derby Wharf Light, an 1871 lighthouse. The trail passes by exhibits on Salem's world trade ventures, the c. 1770 Pedrick Store House and a replica of the 1797 East Indiaman Friendship of Salem. The trail lies within the boundaries of Salem Maritime National Historic Site, the nation's first national historic site. ...

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MA

Dr. Paul Dudley White Trail

18.00 Miles
Location: Urban, Charles River.
Type: Greenway

Uses: Camping
Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Roller/Inline Skating

Agency: State

Heavily used trail both sides of the river. Several road crossings, narrow in sections, strong presence of students during Spring/Fall. Summer concerts....

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Suffolk County, MA

Freedom Trail

2.50 Miles
Location: In Boston a 2.5 mile path along city sidewalks marked by a red line that connects 16 historic sites.
Type: Urban Trail

Uses: Dogs - On leash
Heritage and History
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running

Agency: National Park Service

A 2.5 mile walking trail through downtown Boston, the North End and Charlestown that connects 16 historic sites that together tell the story of Boston's role in the American Revolution and the early growth of the nation....

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Worcester County, MA

Grand Trunk Trail

3.50 Miles
Location: Runs between Southbridge and Old Sturbridge Village.
Type: Rail Trail

Uses: Bicycling (off pavement)
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running

Agency: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The Grand Trunk Trail begins in the Town of Southbridge, Massachusetts and follows the old Grand Trunk Railroad bed through a variety of spectacular landscapes. Upon completion, the 5-mile trail will...

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Berkshire County, MA

Great Barrington Housatonic River Walk

0.50 Miles
Location: Great Barrington, MA, Along west bank of Housatonic River between Main St. (U.S. Highway 7) and River Walk MA Bridge Street.
Type: Greenway
Urban Trail

Uses: Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation

Agency: Nonprofit

Housatonic River Walk is a riverside greenway trail in the downtown center of Great Barrington, Massachusetts. River Walk reclaims south Berkshire County's most severely abused riverbank, secures public access, and provides a half-mile of artfully crafted riverside walking trail and canoe access. ...

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Essex County, MA

Hellcat Interpretive Trail

1.00 Miles , Loop
Location: Parker River National Wildlife Refuge located on Plum Island in Newbury, Rowley and Ipswich Massachusetts
Type: Nature Trail

Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation

Agency: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The Hellcat trail system is 5,334 linear feet of elevated boardwalk meandering through dunes, shrub thickets, vernal pools, maritime forest and brackish marsh habitats. ...

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MA

Lowell Canal Heritage

2.60 Miles
Location: In downtown Lowell follows canal shorelines from NPS visitor center at the Mack Building.
Type: Urban Trail

Uses:
Agency: National Park Service

The historical setting (Industrial Revolution) makes it a very interesting cultural, historical walk past old mills, boarding houses, sites, museums, exhibits....

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Hampshire County, MA

MassCentral Rail Trail (Northampton Section)

5.30 Miles
Location: Located in Northampton, Mass, extending from the northern terminus of the New Haven & Northampton Canal Rail Trail on the north side of downtown Northampton and extending northwesterly through Northampton and to South Main Street in Williamsburg.
Type: Greenway
Rail Trail
Urban Trail

Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Fishing
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Cross-country Skiing

Agency:

5.3 mile trail running from northern terminus of New Haven & Northampton Canal Rail trail on the northerly side of Northampton and easterly terminus of state-owned MassCentral Rail Trail to South Main Street, Williamsburg....

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Hampdon, Hampshire, Franklin County, MA

Metacomet-Monadnock Trail

52.20 Miles
Location: Section 1: Hampden and Hampshire Counties; towns of Holyoke, Easthampton, Hadley, South Hadley, Amherst and Granby, MA . Section 2: Franklin County; towns of Wendell, Erving, Warwick. Royalston, in Worc
Type: Backcountry
Greenway

Uses: Bicycling (off pavement)
Camping
Equestrian - Riding
Fishing
Motorized vehicles - Snowmobiling
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Snow - Snowshoeing
Wildlife Observation

Agency: State

The trail has been primarily a backcountry footpath for over 150 years. Two sections of the 117-trail are being submitted for designation. The first section is approximately 23 miles and runs along th...

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Hampshire County, MA

New Haven & Northampton Canal Rail Trail (Northampton Section)

4.00 Miles
Location: Northampton, Massachusetts
Type: Greenway
Rail Trail

Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Fishing
Heritage and History
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Roller/Inline Skating
Skateboarding
Snow - Cross-country Skiing

Agency:

The New Haven & Northampton Canal Rail Trail is a 4 mile long multi-use trail in Northampton, Massachusetts, ideally suited for walking, running, bicycling or rollerblading. It extends from the MassCentral Rail Trail on the north side of downtown Northampton southerly to the Easthampton Town Line (and eventually to New Haven)....

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CT,MA

Northfield Mountain

33.00 Miles
Location: Rural, off route 63.
Type:
Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Camping
Camping
Dogs - On leash
Equestrian - Riding
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Cross-country Skiing

Agency: Private

Self guided trail of Hidden Quarry. Exemplary network of XC ski trails....

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