Braintree has 2 square miles of open space, 15% of the total, and 13 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Braintree are: Blue Hills Reservation , Pond Meadow Park , Cranberry Pond Conservation Area , Great Pond Area , Eatons Pond Conservation Area , and Braintree Town Forest . There are 52 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Braintree are: Town of Braintree, City of Weymouth;Town of Braintree, Braintree Rifle & Pistol Club, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, and Archbishop Williams School.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Braintree Acres|
|Town of Braintree||40||902|
|City of Weymouth;Town of Braintree||1||214|
|Braintree Rifle & Pistol Club||1||72|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||1||67|
|Archbishop Williams School||1||5|
See all 5 landowners in Braintree
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Braintree Acres||Trails miles|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||Blue Hills Reservation||Conservation||87||109|
|City of Weymouth;Town of Braintree||Pond Meadow Park||Park||214||5|
|Town of Braintree||Cranberry Pond Conservation Area||Conservation||125||3|
|Town of Braintree||Great Pond Area||Conservation||266||2|
|Eatons Pond Conservation Area||Conservation||63||2|
|Town of Braintree||Braintree Town Forest||Recreation Ground||128||2|