Amherst - Mass Trails

Amherst has 6 square miles of open space, 21% of the total, and 61 miles of public trails.

The major open space properties in Amherst are: Mount Holyoke Range State Park , U Mass Orchards , Water Supply Land , Wentworth Farm Conservation Area , Lawrence Swamp Conservation Area , and Sweet Alice Conservation Area . There are 101 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, University of Massachusetts, and Kestrel Land Trust.

Amherst - Trail Map

Major Amherst Open Space Landowners

Landowner Properties Area In Amherst Acres
Town of Amherst 71 2177
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation 5 959
Hess, Frederick F & Linda L 1 161
University of Massachusetts 1 79
Kestrel Land Trust 4 48

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Largest Amherst Open Space Properties

Landowner Name Type Area In Amherst Acres Trails miles
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation Mount Holyoke Range State Park Conservation 959 51
University of Massachusetts U Mass Orchards Conservation 79 6
Water Supply Land Conservation 309 3
Town of Amherst Wentworth Farm Conservation Area Conservation 114 3
Town of Amherst Lawrence Swamp Conservation Area Conservation 418 2
Kestrel Land Trust Sweet Alice Conservation Area Conservation 95 2

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