Chester - Mass Trails

Chester has 10 square miles of open space, 28% of the total, and 14 miles of public trails.

The major open space properties in Chester are: Chester-Blandford State Forest , Hiram H. Fox Wildlife Management Area , Conservation Land , Watershed Land , John J. Kelly Wildlife Management Area , and Wright / Mica Mill Wildlife Conservation Easement . There are 20 open space properties in total.

The largest open space landowners in Chester are: Department of Fish and Game, Wright, Mildred Gibson, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, Town of Chester, and Boy Scouts of America.

Chester - Trail Map

Major Chester Open Space Landowners

Landowner Properties Area In Chester Acres
Department of Fish and Game 10 2411
Wright, Mildred Gibson 1 1658
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation 3 1239
Town of Chester 5 393
Boy Scouts of America 2 259

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Largest Chester Open Space Properties

Landowner Name Type Area In Chester Acres Trails miles
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation Chester-Blandford State Forest Recreation Ground 1239 15
Department of Fish and Game Hiram H. Fox Wildlife Management Area Conservation 1503 3
Town of Becket Conservation Land Conservation 1 1
Town of Chester Watershed Land Conservation 364 1
Department of Fish and Game John J. Kelly Wildlife Management Area Conservation 327 1
Wright, Mildred Gibson Wright / Mica Mill Wildlife Conservation Easement Conservation 1658 0

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