Towns Ranked By Trails

Name Open Space Area Square Miles Open Space Area Rank Open Space Area Percentage Open Space Area Percentage Rank Public Trails Miles Public Trails Miles Rank
Plymouth 27.3 3 26.6 78 136.8 1
Groton 10.8 30 32.0 49 130.1 2
Andover 7.8 62 24.4 92 101.1 3
Concord 8.2 57 31.6 52 93.1 4
Boston 7.4 68 14.8 191 80.6 5
North Andover 8.0 59 28.8 66 80.5 6
Harvard 8.4 55 31.0 57 77.7 7
Wellfleet 13.4 20 64.0 7 76.7 8
Truro 15.4 12 70.2 4 73.7 9
Douglas 8.6 50 22.8 105 68.3 10
Barnstable 14.0 16 22.5 112 67.8 11
Falmouth 9.0 46 19.7 139 66.9 12
Ipswich 14.8 13 44.8 17 63.9 13
Weston 3.9 148 22.5 113 63.0 14
Gloucester 3.7 157 13.7 205 62.1 15
Northampton 5.8 94 16.2 176 61.6 16
Westford 6.0 87 19.2 147 61.6 17
Quincy 5.4 108 31.3 55 60.8 18
Hingham 7.1 71 31.5 54 60.4 19
Dover 4.7 120 30.7 59 60.0 20
Hawley 14.7 14 48.1 12 58.0 21
Carlisle 5.2 112 33.6 43 56.5 22
Amherst 5.6 101 20.4 132 55.5 23
Lexington 3.5 165 21.0 128 54.4 24
Brewster 6.1 85 23.7 98 53.5 25
Yarmouth 6.6 81 26.4 79 52.7 26
Holyoke 6.8 74 30.1 64 52.1 27
Townsend 9.9 32 30.1 63 51.9 28
Washington 17.4 8 44.8 16 50.4 29
Sturbridge 9.2 41 23.6 100 50.4 30
Lincoln 5.4 109 36.1 33 50.0 31
Princeton 8.1 58 22.7 108 49.2 32
Sudbury 6.8 77 27.3 73 48.9 33
Wrentham 3.4 168 14.9 189 46.5 34
Sharon 8.5 53 34.9 37 45.2 35
Worcester 3.8 152 9.9 256 45.1 36
Upton 4.6 123 21.3 125 44.7 37
Acton 3.3 169 16.5 172 44.4 38
Bedford 3.5 166 25.2 87 43.3 39
Foxborough 3.8 154 18.1 157 42.1 40
Stow 5.0 116 27.8 71 41.9 41
Medfield 4.7 122 32.1 47 41.8 42
Fall River 9.1 42 23.8 96 41.6 43
Medford 2.8 189 33.2 44 41.2 44
Wendell 27.2 4 84.5 1 40.7 45
Bourne 5.3 110 13.0 211 40.3 46
Leominster 5.6 102 19.0 149 40.2 47
Edgartown 9.0 44 33.9 41 39.8 48
Milton 4.8 119 36.2 32 39.7 49
New Salem 43.0 2 73.4 3 39.6 50
Hopkinton 5.1 115 18.3 156 38.7 51
Savoy 20.2 6 56.2 8 38.1 52
Freetown 7.6 65 21.4 123 37.8 53
Granby 4.7 121 16.9 164 37.5 54
Montague 10.2 31 32.4 46 37.4 55
Framingham 4.1 141 15.3 184 36.9 56
Taunton 6.7 78 14.0 200 36.8 57
Sherborn 3.6 159 22.1 116 36.5 58
Northfield 5.9 88 16.8 167 36.2 59
Holliston 3.7 156 19.6 140 35.8 60
Williamstown 13.2 21 28.3 68 35.7 61
Warwick 21.0 5 55.9 9 35.3 62
Bolton 3.2 172 16.0 179 33.6 63
Wayland 5.9 92 37.1 29 31.8 64
Shutesbury 5.1 114 18.8 151 31.6 65
Boxford 4.5 128 18.5 153 31.5 66
West Springfield 3.1 174 17.9 161 31.4 67
Provincetown 8.7 48 83.8 2 31.3 68
Duxbury 4.9 117 20.6 130 31.1 69
Hadley 3.0 179 12.3 227 30.4 70
Erving 5.7 99 39.5 23 30.1 71
Stoneham 1.9 247 28.7 67 29.9 72
Leverett 7.2 69 31.6 53 29.8 73
Marshfield 6.8 76 23.7 97 29.8 74
Burlington 1.7 260 14.0 202 29.3 75
Newburyport 1.9 250 21.5 122 28.8 76
Hamilton 4.6 127 30.7 60 28.8 77
Agawam 2.2 230 9.2 263 28.6 78
West Tisbury 9.8 33 37.5 28 28.5 79
Littleton 2.6 206 14.9 190 27.9 80
Waltham 2.0 243 14.7 193 27.8 81
Cambridge 0.8 313 11.0 250 27.6 82
Spencer 7.5 66 22.0 117 27.6 83
Petersham 44.8 1 65.7 6 27.2 84
Easton 7.9 61 27.0 75 27.2 85
Hancock 13.9 17 39.0 25 27.1 86
Belchertown 11.7 27 21.2 127 26.8 87
Holden 3.9 149 10.6 251 26.0 88
Rockport 2.2 233 31.1 56 26.0 89
Cohasset 3.1 176 30.5 61 25.5 90
Needham 2.5 211 19.6 141 25.4 91
Pelham 13.2 22 49.7 10 25.0 92
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.4 270 18.1 159 24.6 93
Ashland 2.4 214 19.0 148 24.1 94
Newbury 11.2 28 46.2 13 23.9 95
Mount Washington 15.4 11 69.1 5 23.8 96
Boxborough 2.5 212 23.7 99 23.7 97
Beverly 1.9 248 12.3 228 23.7 98
Adams 7.7 63 33.7 42 23.0 99
Walpole 3.0 180 14.2 197 22.9 100
Eastham 5.9 90 41.3 21 22.9 101
Lynn 2.6 204 22.6 111 22.9 102
Norwell 4.1 140 19.2 146 22.8 103
Pepperell 3.5 164 15.1 186 22.6 104
South Hadley 4.0 143 21.8 119 22.5 105
Sutton 3.8 150 11.3 247 22.4 106
Essex 2.7 193 19.3 143 22.1 107
Pittsfield 7.6 64 18.0 160 21.8 108
Ludlow 3.5 162 12.5 223 21.4 109
Abington 1.3 280 12.6 220 21.4 110
Westminster 6.7 79 18.1 158 21.3 111
Newton 1.6 261 8.8 270 21.2 112
Billerica 2.2 232 8.4 275 20.6 113
Royalston 16.8 9 39.4 24 20.3 114
Huntington 9.7 35 36.4 31 20.2 115
Windsor 15.9 10 45.2 15 20.2 116
Easthampton 1.8 253 13.0 210 19.6 117
Wellesley 1.5 265 14.0 201 19.5 118
Harwich 2.6 202 11.6 240 19.3 119
Franklin 2.4 218 8.9 268 19.3 120
Dalton 9.8 34 44.7 18 19.3 121
Winchendon 9.4 36 21.3 124 19.1 122
Amesbury 2.0 245 14.3 196 19.1 123
Rutland 4.4 131 12.3 230 19.0 124
Lenox 5.8 93 26.9 76 19.0 125
Westwood 1.9 246 17.1 163 18.9 126
Great Barrington 14.5 15 31.8 51 18.8 127
Goshen 4.1 136 23.5 101 17.5 128
Florida 8.8 47 35.9 35 17.4 129
Marlborough 2.8 187 12.8 216 17.3 130
Sunderland 3.0 182 20.2 134 16.8 131
Randolph 1.7 257 16.4 173 16.6 132
Mashpee 5.8 96 22.6 110 16.6 133
Westborough 2.9 185 13.4 206 16.5 134
Northbridge 2.2 234 12.0 233 16.1 135
Topsfield 4.5 130 35.1 36 16.0 136
Charlemont 4.0 142 15.2 185 15.9 137
Northborough 3.1 175 16.5 170 15.7 138
Wareham 3.3 171 8.8 271 15.6 139
Melrose 1.1 294 23.2 102 15.5 140
Brimfield 4.2 133 12.0 234 15.5 141
Webster 2.4 220 16.1 177 15.4 142
Saugus 2.8 192 24.4 91 15.3 143
Cheshire 8.5 52 30.9 58 15.3 144
Berlin 1.7 259 12.6 221 15.1 145
Grafton 2.3 227 9.8 259 14.9 146
Ashby 5.6 104 23.2 103 14.8 147
Tyringham 5.7 98 30.2 62 14.8 148
Ware 13.8 19 34.6 38 14.8 149
Winchester 0.9 308 14.2 198 14.7 150
Chelmsford 1.4 267 6.2 307 14.5 151
Wenham 2.8 190 34.3 40 14.5 152
North Adams 4.1 138 20.0 135 14.4 153
Dartmouth 12.1 24 19.5 142 14.3 154
Charlton 2.7 194 6.3 304 14.3 155
Carver 4.5 129 11.3 244 14.2 156
Middleton 2.7 196 18.5 154 14.2 157
Colrain 5.2 111 12.1 232 14.2 158
Hubbardston 5.8 95 13.8 204 14.1 159
Canton 3.8 155 19.3 145 14.1 160
Chatham 6.3 83 37.0 30 14.0 161
New Ashford 5.9 91 43.9 20 13.8 162
Sheffield 9.2 40 19.0 150 13.8 163
Rowley 6.4 82 34.3 39 13.7 164
Weymouth 1.3 276 7.5 289 13.7 165
Lancaster 2.7 198 9.5 261 13.7 166
Braintree 2.1 236 14.6 195 13.5 167
Uxbridge 2.3 224 7.7 285 13.3 168
Halifax 2.3 223 13.4 207 13.2 169
Hanson 2.5 209 16.1 178 13.2 170
Montgomery 4.8 118 32.1 48 13.0 171
Chester 9.3 38 24.9 88 12.6 172
Maynard 1.8 254 32.8 45 12.5 173
Haverhill 1.4 271 3.9 334 12.4 174
Millbury 0.6 321 3.9 335 12.3 175
Becket 7.9 60 16.6 168 12.3 176
Georgetown 2.9 184 22.1 115 12.0 177
Monterey 11.1 29 40.7 22 11.9 178
Belmont 0.7 317 14.1 199 11.8 179
Lawrence 0.5 332 6.1 312 11.8 180
Mendon 1.1 293 6.2 309 11.6 181
Rowe 5.4 107 22.6 109 11.6 182
Tewksbury 2.1 240 9.8 258 11.5 183
Salem 1.4 272 16.6 169 11.5 184
Ashburnham 4.6 126 11.2 248 11.2 185
Attleboro 2.4 215 8.8 272 11.2 186
Barre 9.1 43 20.4 131 11.1 187
Mansfield 3.1 177 15.0 187 11.0 188
Blackstone 0.7 315 6.2 306 10.8 189
Orleans 4.0 146 27.2 74 10.8 190
Milford 1.0 300 6.7 298 10.6 191
Shirley 3.8 151 24.0 94 10.6 192
Woburn 1.1 290 8.9 269 10.5 193
Granville 5.4 106 12.6 219 10.3 194
Reading 2.3 228 22.7 107 10.1 195
Bernardston 4.6 124 19.7 138 9.9 196
Lowell 1.3 278 9.0 265 9.6 197
Ashfield 3.8 153 9.4 262 9.5 198
Sandwich 4.0 145 9.1 264 9.5 199
Pembroke 2.8 191 11.8 237 9.3 200
Peru 11.8 25 45.4 14 9.3 201
Arlington 0.4 333 7.6 288 9.1 202
Westfield 2.5 210 5.3 324 9.0 203
Deerfield 2.3 222 7.0 294 9.0 204
North Reading 1.2 284 8.9 266 8.8 205
Templeton 7.5 67 23.1 104 8.7 206
Nantucket 19.0 7 39.0 26 8.7 207
Greenfield 1.7 256 7.9 282 8.6 208
Lunenburg 3.6 158 12.9 213 8.6 209
Dedham 2.0 244 18.4 155 8.6 210
Fitchburg 3.0 181 10.6 252 8.6 211
Hudson 1.0 301 8.3 277 8.5 212
Chicopee 1.4 273 5.7 320 8.5 213
North Attleborough 1.9 249 9.8 260 8.5 214
Lee 5.7 97 21.2 126 8.1 215
Sandisfield 13.8 18 26.2 82 8.1 216
Monson 5.6 100 12.6 218 7.9 217
Peabody 1.2 282 7.2 292 7.9 218
Egremont 4.2 135 22.2 114 7.8 219
Oxford 0.4 335 1.4 350 7.7 220
Wales 7.0 72 43.9 19 7.6 221
Conway 5.6 105 14.7 194 7.4 222
Danvers 2.1 235 15.5 182 7.3 223
Oakham 3.5 163 16.5 171 7.0 224
Norton 1.8 252 6.2 308 6.9 225
Middlefield 8.7 49 36.0 34 6.8 226
New Marlborough 11.7 26 24.5 90 6.7 227
Monroe 4.1 137 38.4 27 6.7 228
Tolland 8.3 56 25.4 85 6.6 229
Malden 0.3 341 5.5 322 6.5 230
Marblehead 0.3 340 7.7 284 6.4 231
Seekonk 1.5 264 8.2 278 6.4 232
Paxton 2.3 226 14.7 192 6.4 233
Gardner 6.0 86 26.1 83 6.1 234
Westhampton 2.0 241 7.5 290 6.1 235
Rockland 0.4 337 3.7 338 6.0 236
Clarksburg 6.2 84 48.8 11 5.9 237
Hardwick 13.0 23 31.9 50 5.8 238
Williamsburg 4.0 144 15.6 181 5.8 239
Plainfield 5.9 89 27.8 70 5.7 240
Blandford 6.8 75 12.8 215 5.7 241
Plainville 1.0 304 8.3 276 5.6 242
Tyngsborough 1.1 295 6.1 313 5.6 243
Brookline 0.6 323 8.9 267 5.6 244
Watertown 0.3 339 8.4 274 5.5 245
Lanesborough 7.2 70 24.3 93 5.5 246
Russell 2.3 229 12.7 217 5.4 247
Chilmark 4.6 125 22.7 106 5.4 248
Hopedale 0.7 316 12.5 222 5.1 249
Athol 7.0 73 21.0 129 5.1 250
Dracut 1.3 275 6.3 303 5.1 251
Dennis 2.6 203 12.5 225 5.0 252
Southborough 4.1 139 26.3 81 5.0 253
Chesterfield 9.2 39 29.6 65 5.0 254
Orange 8.5 51 23.8 95 4.8 255
Natick 2.2 231 13.8 203 4.8 256
Sterling 1.6 263 4.9 328 4.7 257
Whately 2.3 221 11.4 243 4.7 258
Brockton 1.4 274 6.4 301 4.7 259
Wilmington 1.1 291 6.6 300 4.6 260
West Newbury 1.7 255 11.9 235 4.5 261
Salisbury 2.7 197 16.9 165 4.5 262
Stockbridge 5.2 113 21.8 118 4.4 263
Dudley 0.5 327 2.5 346 4.4 264
Wakefield 0.7 318 8.2 279 4.3 265
Swansea 0.9 305 4.1 333 4.3 266
Mattapoisett 3.5 167 19.8 137 4.3 267
Gill 1.2 287 8.0 281 4.1 268
Hampden 1.4 268 7.2 291 3.9 269
Hanover 1.8 251 11.7 238 3.8 270
Hinsdale 5.6 103 25.7 84 3.8 271
Alford 1.2 281 10.6 253 3.8 272
Leicester 1.5 266 5.9 316 3.7 273
Worthington 8.4 54 26.3 80 3.6 274
Ayer 1.1 292 11.8 236 3.6 275
Leyden 2.1 237 11.5 241 3.6 276
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 336 3.4 277
Shelburne 1.4 269 6.0 314 3.4 278
Boylston 1.2 286 6.0 315 3.3 279
Scituate 2.7 195 15.4 183 3.2 280
New Bedford 3.6 160 17.6 162 3.2 281
Clinton 0.2 342 3.3 342 3.1 282
Bellingham 0.6 320 3.4 341 3.1 283
Everett 0.2 348 5.2 325 2.9 284
Winthrop 0.2 344 9.9 257 2.9 285
Westport 3.3 170 6.4 302 2.9 286
Holbrook 1.0 303 13.2 209 2.9 287
Revere 1.0 302 15.8 180 2.9 288
Merrimac 0.5 328 5.8 319 2.8 289
Somerville 0.2 349 4.2 332 2.8 290
Rehoboth 2.4 217 5.1 326 2.8 291
Shrewsbury 2.7 199 12.2 231 2.6 292
Fairhaven 2.0 242 16.4 174 2.6 293
Hatfield 0.9 307 5.4 323 2.6 294
Middleborough 9.0 45 12.5 226 2.5 295
Wilbraham 2.9 186 12.9 214 2.5 296
Chelsea 0.1 351 2.9 344 2.5 297
Southwick 1.2 283 3.8 337 2.4 298
Norfolk 1.1 297 7.0 295 2.4 299
Methuen 0.6 326 2.5 345 2.3 300
West Brookfield 2.4 216 11.5 242 2.3 301
Millis 2.4 219 19.3 144 2.1 302
Bridgewater 3.2 173 11.3 246 2.1 303
Lynnfield 1.3 277 12.5 224 2.0 304
Dunstable 2.8 188 16.8 166 2.0 305
Springfield 2.3 225 7.0 296 1.9 306
Stoughton 2.5 213 14.9 188 1.9 307
Groveland 2.6 205 27.7 72 1.8 308
Holland 2.6 200 20.3 133 1.7 309
Tisbury 0.9 309 13.0 212 1.6 310
Southbridge 0.6 322 3.0 343 1.6 311
Oak Bluffs 0.6 324 8.1 280 1.6 312
West Boylston 0.2 350 1.2 351 1.4 313
Kingston 0.9 306 4.8 329 1.4 314
Phillipston 6.6 80 26.8 77 1.3 315
West Bridgewater 2.6 208 16.4 175 1.3 316
Norwood 0.8 311 7.7 283 1.2 317
Raynham 1.2 288 5.7 321 1.2 318
Aquinnah 0.7 319 11.3 245 1.2 319
Palmer 3.6 161 11.1 249 1.2 320
Nahant 0.2 343 18.6 152 1.0 321
Richmond 1.3 279 6.8 297 1.0 322
Whitman 0.7 314 10.3 255 1.0 323
North Brookfield 1.7 258 7.6 287 1.0 324
Brookfield 4.2 134 25.4 86 0.8 325
Buckland 0.5 330 2.3 347 0.8 326
Hull 0.4 338 11.7 239 0.8 327
New Braintree 1.6 262 7.6 286 0.7 328
East Bridgewater 1.1 298 6.1 311 0.7 329
Swampscott 0.2 347 6.7 299 0.5 330
Cummington 3.0 178 13.2 208 0.5 331
Avon 0.4 336 8.5 273 0.4 332
Otis 9.4 37 24.6 89 0.4 333
Lakeville 2.6 207 7.1 293 0.3 334
East Brookfield 2.1 239 19.9 136 0.3 335
Marion 3.9 147 27.9 69 0.3 336
Longmeadow 2.1 238 21.6 121 0.3 337
Warren 1.2 285 4.3 331 0.2 338
Southampton 1.0 299 3.6 340 0.1 339
Somerset 0.5 329 5.9 317 0.1 340
Berkley 0.6 325 3.6 339 0.1 341
East Longmeadow 0.8 312 6.2 305 0.1 342
Dighton 0.4 334 1.8 348 0.1 343
Acushnet 1.2 289 6.1 310 0.0 344
Auburn 0.8 310 5.0 327 0.0 345
Gosnold 2.9 183 21.7 120 0.0 346
Heath 2.6 201 10.5 254 0.0 347
Millville 0.2 346 4.4 330 0.0 348
Plympton 0.2 345 1.5 349 0.0 349
Rochester 4.4 132 12.3 229 0.0 350
West Stockbridge 1.1 296 5.8 318 0.0 351