Ashby has 6 square miles of open space, 23% of the total, and 15 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Ashby are: Willard Brook State Forest , Mount Watatic Reservation , Blood Hill , Watatic Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary , Ashby Wildlife Management Area , and Ashby Wildlife Conservation Easement . There are 18 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Ashby are: Department of Fish and Game, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation / Department of Fish and Game, Town of Ashby, Fitchburg Rod and Gun Club, and Boy/Girl Scouts and Campfire Girls.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Ashby Acres|
|Department of Fish and Game||7||859|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation / Department of Fish and Game||1||233|
|Town of Ashby||8||171|
|Fitchburg Rod and Gun Club||4||121|
|Boy/Girl Scouts and Campfire Girls||3||100|
See all 12 landowners in Ashby
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Ashby Acres||Trails miles|
|Willard Brook State Forest||Recreation Ground||1156||35|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation / Department of Fish and Game||Mount Watatic Reservation||Conservation||233||2|
|Town of Ashby||Blood Hill||Recreation Ground||163||1|
|Department of Fish and Game||Watatic Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary||Conservation||13||1|
|Department of Fish and Game||Ashby Wildlife Management Area||Conservation||794||0|
|Fitchburg Rod and Gun Club||Ashby Wildlife Conservation Easement||Recreation Ground||121||0|