Becket has 8 square miles of open space, 16% of the total, and 12 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Becket are: October Mountain State Forest , Appalachian Trail Corridor , Walnut Hill Wildlife Management Area , Conservation Land , Jacobs Pillow , and Appalachian Trail . There are 19 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Becket are: DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, Town of Becket, Department of Fish and Game, United States Department of the Interior, and National Park Service.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Becket Acres|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||4||3405|
|Town of Becket||6||727|
|Department of Fish and Game||5||554|
|United States Department of the Interior||1||123|
|National Park Service||2||90|
See all 9 landowners in Becket
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Becket Acres||Trails miles|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||October Mountain State Forest||Recreation Ground||2487||61|
|National Park Service||Appalachian Trail Corridor||Conservation||70||19|
|Department of Fish and Game||Walnut Hill Wildlife Management Area||Conservation||121||2|
|Town of Becket||Conservation Land||Conservation||721||1|
|Jacobs Pillow Dance||Jacobs Pillow||Recreation Ground||25||0|
|National Park Service||Appalachian Trail||Recreation Ground||20||0|