Amherst - Mass Trails

Amherst has 6 square miles of open space, 20% of the total, and 55 miles of public trails.

The major open space properties in Amherst are: Holyoke Range State Park , U Mass Orchards , Lawrence Swamp , Wellfields , Amethyst Brook Conservation Area , and Eastman Brook Conservation Area . There are 80 open space properties in total.

The largest open space landowners in Amherst are: Town of Amherst, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, Hess, Frederick F & Linda L, Amherst College, and University of Massachusetts.

Amherst - Trail Map

Major Amherst Open Space Landowners

Landowner Properties Area In Amherst Acres
Town of Amherst 66 2134
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation 44 948
Hess, Frederick F & Linda L 1 161
Amherst College 2 107
University of Massachusetts 1 79

See all 11 landowners in Amherst

Largest Amherst Open Space Properties

Landowner Name Type Area In Amherst Acres Trails miles
Holyoke Range State Park Conservation 986 11
University of Massachusetts U Mass Orchards Park 79 6
Town of Amherst Lawrence Swamp Conservation 737 5
Town of Amherst Wellfields Conservation 134 3
Town of Amherst Amethyst Brook Conservation Area Conservation 43 2
Town of Amherst Eastman Brook Conservation Area Conservation 57 2

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