Harwich has 3 square miles of open space, 11% of the total, and 20 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Harwich are: Bell’s Neck Conservation Lands , Great Swamp Bog Conservation Area , Thompson Field , Hawksnest State Park , Bank Street Bogs Nature Preserve , and Herring River Greenbelt . There are 67 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Harwich are: Town of Harwich, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, Oday Lisa A and Root Linda M, Trustees of Spion Kop Realty Trust, Department of Fish and Game, and Chatham Conservation Foundation.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Harwich Acres|
|Town of Harwich||62||947|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||2||231|
|Oday Lisa A and Root Linda M, Trustees of Spion Kop Realty Trust||5||21|
|Department of Fish and Game||1||12|
|Chatham Conservation Foundation||3||5|
See all 8 landowners in Harwich
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Harwich Acres||Trails miles|
|Town of Harwich||Bell’s Neck Conservation Lands||Conservation||273||3|
|Town of Harwich||Great Swamp Bog Conservation Area||Conservation||80||2|
|Town of Harwich||Thompson Field||Park||61||2|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||Hawksnest State Park||Park||230||2|
|Bank Street Bogs Nature Preserve||Conservation||71||2|
|Town of Harwich||Herring River Greenbelt||Conservation||165||2|