Petersham has 14 square miles of open space, 21% of the total, and 11 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Petersham are: Harvard Forest , James W. Brooks Preserve , Federation Of Womens Clubs Sf , Swift River Reservation , Petersham Country Club , and Town Forest . There are 30 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Petersham are: Harvard University, Department of Fish and Game, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, The Trustees of Reservations, and Massachusetts Audubon Society.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Petersham Acres|
|Department of Fish and Game||15||1568|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||6||1438|
|The Trustees of Reservations||27||1012|
|Massachusetts Audubon Society||7||619|
See all 20 landowners in Petersham
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Petersham Acres||Trails miles|
|Harvard University||Harvard Forest||Conservation||2550||2|
|The Trustees of Reservations||James W. Brooks Preserve||Conservation||569||2|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||Federation Of Womens Clubs Sf||Recreation Ground||958||1|
|The Trustees of Reservations||Swift River Reservation||Conservation||421||1|
|Petersham Cc Inc||Petersham Country Club||Recreation Ground||182||0|
|Town of Petersham||Town Forest||Recreation Ground||116||0|