Townsend - Mass Trails

Townsend has 10 square miles of open space, 30% of the total, and 52 miles of public trails.

The major open space properties in Townsend are: Willard Brook State Forest , Townsend State Forest , Squannacook River Wildlife Management Area , Meetinghouse Park , Hunting Hills Wildlife Management Area , and Howard Park . There are 23 open space properties in total.

The largest open space landowners in Townsend are: DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, Department of Fish and Game, Town of Townsend, Townsend Conservation Trust, and Fitchburg Rod and Gun Club.

Townsend - Trail Map

Major Townsend Open Space Landowners

Landowner Properties Area In Townsend Acres
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation 7 3448
Department of Fish and Game 16 759
Town of Townsend 12 404
Townsend Conservation Trust 1 42
Fitchburg Rod and Gun Club 1 33

See all 8 landowners in Townsend

Largest Townsend Open Space Properties

Landowner Name Type Area In Townsend Acres Trails miles
Willard Brook State Forest Recreation Ground 1643 35
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation Townsend State Forest Recreation Ground 3110 23
Department of Fish and Game Squannacook River Wildlife Management Area Conservation 582 7
Town of Townsend Meetinghouse Park Park 240 3
Department of Fish and Game Hunting Hills Wildlife Management Area Conservation 177 2
Town of Townsend Howard Park Park 40 1

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