Needham has 3 square miles of open space, 21% of the total, and 29 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Needham are: High Rock Town Forest , Cutler Park , Ridge Hill Reservation , Boy Scout Camp , Upper Charles River Reservation , and Charles River Peninsula . There are 62 open space properties in total.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Needham Acres|
|Town of Needham||51||888|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||9||509|
|Town of Wellesley||1||52|
|The Trustees of Reservations||1||39|
See all 13 landowners in Needham
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Needham Acres||Trails miles|
|Town of Needham||High Rock Town Forest||Conservation||172||10|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||Cutler Park||Park||466||6|
|Town of Needham||Ridge Hill Reservation||Conservation||365||3|
|Boy Scouts of America||Boy Scout Camp||Recreation Ground||34||2|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||Upper Charles River Reservation||Recreation Ground||23||1|
|The Trustees of Reservations||Charles River Peninsula||Conservation||39||1|