Melrose has 1 square miles of open space, 23% of the total, and 16 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Melrose are: Middlesex Fells Reservation , Pine Banks Park , Mount Hood Recreation Area & Golf Course , Towners Pond Conservation Area , Middlesex Fells Reservoir , and Sewall Woods Park . There are 44 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Melrose are: City of Melrose, DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation, DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection, and Powell, Arlyn S., Jr. & Peskin, Sarah M..
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Melrose Acres|
|City of Melrose||31||257|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||3||190|
|DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection||1||2|
|Powell, Arlyn S., Jr. & Peskin, Sarah M.||1||0|
See all 4 landowners in Melrose
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Melrose Acres||Trails miles|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||Middlesex Fells Reservation||Conservation||189||76|
|City of Melrose||Pine Banks Park||Park||91||2|
|Mount Hood Recreation Area & Golf Course||Park||248||1|
|City of Melrose||Towners Pond Conservation Area||Conservation||39||1|
|DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection||Middlesex Fells Reservoir||Conservation||2||1|
|City of Melrose||Sewall Woods Park||Park||9||1|