Townsend, MA) to Greenville, NH. View detailed trail descriptions, trail maps, reviews, photos, trail itineraries, directions and more on TrailLink. Thanksgiving Forest. Easy to navigate, only wish is that it was longer! It begins at the town's Dandelion Park and heads north. Whether you're looking for an However, there are frequent road crossings, some of which are quite busy. The health and fortunes of Lowell have been intimately tied to the Concord River for hundreds of years. The Windham Rail Trail passes through the woodsy periphery of Windham in southern New Hampshire, but it sits in the heart of the future cross-state Granite State Rail Trail. The Heritage Trail is managed by the state of New Hampshire to provide access to recreational and historical attractions across the state. Ten Mile River Greenway, named for the waterway it parallels and not its length, runs 3 miles through a serene and green corridor connecting the City of East Providence and Pawtucket. Join TrailLink (a non-profit) to view more than 30,000 miles of trail maps and more! Phase 1 (6.8 miles in Lowell, Chelmsford, and Westford) and Phase 2A (4.9 miles in Westford, Carlisle, and Acton) is now open The Salisbury Rail Trail Connector, also known as the Gillis Rail Trail Connector, is a 0.3-mile link between two rail-trails: Salisbury's Old Eastern Marsh Trail and Newburyport's Clipper City Rail... Nestled in the woodlands on the northern end of Merrimac in the far northeastern corner of Massachusetts, lies the beautiful Jay McLaren Memorial Trail. Took our ATVS down this trail today. The paved pathway is located in the town of Peabody (pronounced by locals as... Lowell's Canal System Trails are part of Lowell National Historical Park in Lowell, Massachusetts. The 5.3-mile Independence Greenway makes for a pleasant ride, providing access to lakes, parks, and nature preserves. We went up via road bikes, parking at the West Side Ice Arena. Please continue to practice physical distancing and check the status of your trail before heading out! Otherwise I would say you can park near the town hall. The Charles River Bike Path, also referred to as the Charles River Greenway, offers a paved, 22-mile route from Boston to its western suburbs. The Upper Falls Greenway is a short rail-trail that cuts through the charming village of Newton Upper Falls in Newton, Massachusetts. Very easy. With more than Cracks and bumps all along the pavement! I can't speak for the entire length of the trail, but the part by Melnea Cass Blvd is definitely unkempt. Stevens Rail Trail and 40 Janet Rd. Map showing support of the Rail Trail is Sudbury is available here. The trail follows a heavily wooded corridor through Russell... Methuen Rail Trail connects three communities in northeastern Massachusetts as it follows the route of the former Manchester and Lawrence Branch of the Boston and Maine Railroad. The Peanut Trial is a distinct trail in the town of Newton that spans one-mile. There is no parking. The Head’s Pond Trail (formerly known as Hooksett Rail Trail) is a 1.9-mile rail-trail that visits two scenic ponds, including the eponymous Head’s Pond, in a woodsy area of Hooksett. There is a little bit of parking at the end of Cobb st. Although short, the scenic Gloria Braunhardt Bike Path travels through forests and pastures full of birds and wildlife. The Fresh Pond Bikeway runs through Fresh Pond Reservation, a park in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The trail passes through a wooded area along... Hillsborough Recreational Rail Trail connects three communities in south-central New Hampshire: Hillsborough, Deering, and Bennington. The Monadnock Recreational Rail Trail is a great example of a repurposed rail route that provides safe commuting opportunities while also allowing trail users to escape into forest environments for... Barker Road Trail begins on the town line between North Andover and Boxford in northern Massachusetts, not far from the New Hampshire border. Pretty scenery and nature. The Cochituate Rail Trail (CRT) is a developing, multi-use trail that will run from the Village of Saxonville in Framingham to Natick Center, a distance of 4 miles. There is a large parking lot to unload. Crossing through wooded areas and featuring magnificent wetland vistas, the Rockingham Recreational Rail Trail (Fremont Branch) offers an 18.3-mile trail adventure from Epping to Windham. The Old Railroad, as its name suggests, is a multi-use trail that occupies a former Boston & Maine Railroad corridor. The Common Pathway travels 5.5 miles from the outskirts of Peterborough south to downtown’s Noone Falls area, paralleling US 202 and the Contoocook River for most of its journey. During COVID-19, trails are being counted on as places where people can find solace and respite and we need your support to keep trails open and provide these critical FREE resources! Download the TrailLink mobile app and take TrailLink with you! Welcome to the message center, notifications will appear here! The Air Line State Park Trail is one of my favorite bike trails in Connecticut. The Stillwater Scenic Walkway is a short trail that follows an old railroad bed between Capron Road and State Route 104 (Farnum Pike) south of Smithfield. The Bruce Freeman Rail Trail is a rail trail through the communities of Lowell, Chelmsford, Westford, Carlisle, Acton, Concord, Sudbury, and Framingham in Massachusetts — following the 25-mile route of the old New Haven Railroad Framingham & Lowell line. In the southeastern outskirts of Boston, the Hanover Branch Rail Trail connects the communities of Abington and Rockland. easy walking trail or a bike trail like the Great for families, bikes and walkers. Starting from Everett, MA the trail is well paved and an easy ride. Common Pathway. Saffron Trail Map (Ordnance Survey) Saffron Trail Map (Google) View Elevation Profile ; Links to the 7 Walk Sections: Southend to Hockley (12½ miles) Hockley to Battlesbridge (6½ miles) Battlesbridge to Chelmsford (14¾ miles) Chelmsford to Great Waltham (7 miles) The Assabet River Rail Trail connects five old mill towns that owe their revitalization to present-day high-tech industries. The Boxford Rail Trail is a short, rustic pathway open on a former rail corridor in rural Essex County. ConCom. The year 2017 marks 20 years since a rails-to-trails project was first mentioned in the Goffstown Master Plan, and thanks to work by the Friends of the Goffstown Rail Trail and support throughout the... Mile 0.0 - DPW Garage Cross the Many commuters choose the Minuteman Commuter Bikeway for freedom from congested traffic in the northwest Boston suburbs. The Spicket River begins in Derry, New Hampshire, through Methuen and Lawrence, Massachusetts, before draining into the Merrimack River. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension. This trail is perfect for riding your bike through the woods, fun and scenic! Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. The Mystic River Greenway is part of the Mystic Greenways trail system, which also includes the Wellington Greenway and the Malden River Greenway. TrailLink is a free service provided by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (a non-profit) and we need your support! The Nashua Heritage Rail Trail begins adjacent to City Hall on Main Street in downtown Nashua. Great Brook on a old dam. To print map, tick 'Print Background Colors and Images' in Page Setup. Asphalt, Ballast, Cinder, Dirt, Gravel, Sand, Ballast, Cinder, Dirt, Grass, Gravel, Sand, Asphalt, Cinder, Crushed Stone, Dirt, Gravel. Explore the best trails in Chelmsford, Massachusetts on TrailLink. After leaving Malden, the paving gives way to an uneven surface covered with rough gravel. Currently 1.8 miles, the Salisbury Point Ghost Trail provides a peaceful walk or bike ride through the woods on a well-maintained stone-dust trail. Phase 1 (6.8 miles in Lowell, Chelmsford, and Westford) and Phase 2A (4.9 miles in Westford, Carlisle, and Acton) is now open Download a Phase 1 & 2A Trail Map with Parking Information here (PDF) The North Central Pathway is envisioned as a trail network connecting points of interest through and between Winchendon and Gardner. bridge in the parking area, the trail This unpaved state-owned trail is open for public use from Coldbrook to Baldwinville. Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden. Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail. The South Spencer Rail Trail runs for less than 2 miles from downtown Spencer to an area south of town near Spencer State Forest. Address. At one point I swerved to miss a pile of horse droppings and got to close to the edge which then collapsed under my bike causing me to fall. Chelmsford mountain bike trail map. The Watertown-Cambridge Greenway runs along the former corridor of the B&M Railroad’s Watertown Branch. View a larger map of central Massachusetts and how the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail will connect with existing and proposed trails. Has only been open for a week (10/28/2020) and it is already marred by craters from horses and foot traffic. Very nice scenery with trees on each side. starts behind the fence, crossing over The Marblehead Rail-Trail appears on maps as a Y resting on its side, connecting Marblehead and Salem in the north and the city limits of Swampscott in the west. Trail Map. Excellent condition, beautiful landscapes, bridges and tunnels - this trail is amongst the very best we’ve done. The map below shows the planned path of the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail. With more than 93 Chelmsford trails covering 603 miles, you’re bound to find a perfect trail like the Stevens Rail Trail or Common Pathway. October 9, 2020 – Acquisition of Corridor Slated to Become Phase 3 of the BFRT in Sudbury is on Sudbury’s November 3rd Ballot as Question 3. Very well groomed, mainly flat surface (dirt and gravel). The World War II Veterans Memorial Trail opened in Mansfield in 2004 after several decades of advocacy by local rail-trail supporters. Download a Phase 1 & 2A Trail Map with Parking Information here (PDF). V. I just went to Black Jack Crossing road. A more detailed map showing crossing roads is available here. Highly recommended.