Rowley has 6 square miles of open space, 35% of the total, and 15 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Rowley are: Parker River National Wildlife Refuge , Georgetown-Rowley State Forest , William Forward Wildlife Management Area , Cleaveland Farm State Forest , Spar & Spindle Girl Scout Camp , and Prospect Hill Conservation Area . There are 54 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Rowley are: United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of Fish and Game, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, Town of Rowley, and Essex County Greenbelt Association.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Rowley Acres|
|United States Fish and Wildlife Service||3||936|
|Department of Fish and Game||5||699|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||5||548|
|Town of Rowley||21||375|
|Essex County Greenbelt Association||28||369|
See all 9 landowners in Rowley
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Rowley Acres||Trails miles|
|United States Fish and Wildlife Service||Parker River National Wildlife Refuge||Conservation||936||8|
|Georgetown-Rowley State Forest||Recreation Ground||800||8|
|Department of Fish and Game||William Forward Wildlife Management Area||Conservation||648||5|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||Cleaveland Farm State Forest||Conservation||5||2|
|Girl Scouts of America||Spar & Spindle Girl Scout Camp||Recreation Ground||191||1|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||Prospect Hill Conservation Area||Conservation||90||1|