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 87 159.6 1
Groton 10.9 34 32.4 64 135.3 2
Andover 8.4 58 26.3 89 115.2 3
Concord 8.4 59 32.7 61 101.4 4
Boston 8.5 57 17.0 171 99.7 5
Westford 6.8 85 21.6 136 89.1 6
Falmouth 8.4 60 18.5 160 88.7 7
Barnstable 14.1 22 22.5 125 88.3 8
Wellfleet 13.7 25 65.1 6 82.6 9
North Andover 7.8 69 28.3 81 81.0 10
Harvard 8.4 62 31.0 71 78.6 11
Truro 15.4 15 70.3 5 73.4 12
Ipswich 14.8 18 44.7 18 72.8 13
Hingham 7.6 75 33.6 51 71.6 14
Lincoln 6.2 93 41.6 23 69.5 15
Douglas 8.6 56 22.8 121 68.7 16
Gloucester 4.4 137 16.4 181 68.1 17
Weston 4.1 145 23.7 110 65.5 18
Northampton 6.1 99 17.0 173 64.6 19
Quincy 5.4 115 31.1 70 64.0 20
Dover 4.7 128 30.6 73 62.1 21
Amherst 5.8 106 20.9 143 60.9 22
Princeton 8.7 54 24.2 104 60.4 23
Carlisle 5.1 121 32.8 59 59.2 24
Brewster 6.0 100 23.5 111 59.2 25
Hawley 14.5 20 47.4 13 57.7 26
Holyoke 7.4 78 32.4 63 57.5 27
Townsend 11.3 33 34.3 46 56.3 28
Lexington 3.8 158 22.7 122 54.9 29
Yarmouth 6.1 97 24.5 101 54.2 30
Washington 17.5 9 45.1 17 51.9 31
Sharon 8.3 64 34.2 47 51.5 32
Sturbridge 8.7 53 22.3 127 51.2 33
Worcester 3.9 154 10.2 261 50.2 34
Granby 6.1 95 21.9 130 50.1 35
Hopkinton 4.9 124 17.5 168 50.0 36
Bourne 5.3 118 12.8 226 49.6 37
Wendell 17.2 11 53.4 10 49.3 38
Acton 3.5 169 17.0 170 49.1 39
Belchertown 14.2 21 25.8 93 49.0 40
Sudbury 7.7 72 31.3 67 48.4 41
Wrentham 3.3 175 14.7 205 47.6 42
Williamstown 13.2 27 28.3 80 47.5 43
Stow 5.1 120 28.4 79 46.4 44
Fall River 9.1 48 23.7 107 46.4 45
Upton 4.6 129 21.3 140 45.6 46
Wayland 5.9 105 37.0 37 45.5 47
Petersham 60.0 1 88.1 1 45.4 48
Mashpee 5.9 104 23.0 116 45.3 49
Bedford 3.5 168 25.5 95 45.2 50
Framingham 4.2 138 16.0 186 44.1 51
Edgartown 9.1 49 34.0 48 42.9 52
Foxborough 3.7 161 17.9 165 42.7 53
Taunton 6.7 88 14.0 216 42.4 54
Medfield 5.7 108 38.8 30 42.3 55
Milton 4.4 135 33.4 53 42.0 56
Sandwich 4.0 151 9.1 273 41.5 57
Savoy 20.2 5 56.0 8 40.4 58
Medford 2.8 197 33.3 54 40.0 59
Hamilton 4.6 132 30.7 72 39.6 60
Shutesbury 12.0 30 44.4 19 38.7 61
Montague 10.1 37 32.2 65 38.7 62
Freetown 7.6 76 21.4 139 37.8 63
Pelham 16.5 13 62.2 7 37.3 64
Warwick 21.0 4 55.9 9 37.1 65
Leominster 5.6 112 18.8 158 36.9 66
Holliston 3.7 162 19.6 153 36.6 67
Sherborn 3.5 166 22.0 129 36.3 68
Leverett 8.1 65 35.1 43 35.8 69
Northfield 8.0 66 22.7 123 35.0 70
Bolton 3.2 180 15.9 188 34.7 71
Hadley 3.7 164 14.9 201 34.1 72
Hancock 14.0 23 39.2 28 33.9 73
Needham 2.7 205 20.9 144 33.8 74
Marshfield 6.9 81 24.4 102 33.8 75
Waltham 2.0 249 14.3 211 33.3 76
Rutland 13.6 26 37.6 35 33.0 77
Boxford 4.8 127 19.7 149 32.4 78
Spencer 6.7 89 19.7 150 32.2 79
Easton 9.6 42 32.8 60 32.1 80
Lynn 2.9 191 25.1 97 31.8 81
South Hadley 4.2 140 22.8 120 31.3 82
Duxbury 5.0 123 20.7 147 31.3 83
West Springfield 3.1 182 17.8 167 31.1 84
Westminster 6.7 87 18.1 164 30.4 85
West Tisbury 9.8 38 37.5 36 30.0 86
Newburyport 1.9 253 21.7 131 29.9 87
Littleton 2.7 201 15.6 193 29.9 88
Agawam 2.4 216 10.0 262 29.8 89
Adams 7.7 73 33.7 50 29.7 90
Burlington 1.7 259 14.3 212 29.7 91
Cohasset 3.3 174 33.3 55 29.3 92
Provincetown 8.7 52 83.8 2 29.1 93
Nantucket 18.4 6 37.7 33 28.8 94
Stoneham 2.4 224 35.4 42 28.8 95
Rockport 2.2 237 31.1 68 28.6 96
Erving 5.6 109 39.2 29 28.5 97
Lunenburg 4.6 131 16.5 178 28.4 98
Mount Washington 17.5 10 78.1 4 28.4 99
Ludlow 3.5 167 12.5 232 28.2 100
Newton 1.6 263 9.0 274 28.2 101
Beverly 2.3 227 15.1 200 28.1 102
Holden 4.2 141 11.5 248 27.0 103
Great Barrington 15.0 16 32.7 62 26.6 104
Royalston 17.6 8 41.4 24 26.3 105
Essex 2.8 199 19.4 155 26.0 106
Huntington 9.7 40 36.3 39 26.0 107
Norwell 4.1 142 19.6 152 25.9 108
Pittsfield 7.8 71 18.4 161 25.8 109
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.6 264 20.9 145 25.5 110
Wellesley 1.6 266 15.3 197 25.3 111
Newbury 12.4 28 51.4 11 25.3 112
Winchendon 9.2 47 21.0 142 25.1 113
Eastham 5.9 101 41.4 25 24.9 114
Ashland 2.4 219 18.8 157 24.5 115
Wareham 3.4 173 9.1 272 24.3 116
Walpole 3.0 189 14.2 213 24.2 117
Boxborough 2.4 215 23.5 112 24.2 118
Carver 4.5 133 11.3 250 24.1 119
Pepperell 3.6 165 15.4 196 23.7 120
Cambridge 0.8 311 11.7 245 23.3 121
Windsor 15.9 14 45.3 15 22.9 122
Sutton 3.8 156 11.2 252 22.5 123
Harwich 2.6 210 11.5 246 22.2 124
Abington 1.3 282 12.8 228 22.0 125
Sunderland 3.7 163 25.0 99 21.6 126
Brimfield 5.5 114 15.5 195 21.5 127
Hubbardston 17.0 12 40.5 26 21.4 128
Billerica 2.2 238 8.3 281 21.2 129
Easthampton 1.8 257 13.4 219 21.2 130
Marlborough 3.1 183 14.0 215 21.2 131
Dalton 9.4 43 43.0 22 21.0 132
Chicopee 1.0 299 4.3 332 20.9 133
Topsfield 4.5 134 35.1 44 19.8 134
Westwood 1.9 251 17.3 169 19.7 135
Florida 9.3 44 37.8 32 19.6 136
Amesbury 2.0 248 14.4 210 19.4 137
Barre 14.9 17 33.4 52 19.3 138
Charlton 3.0 187 6.9 304 19.2 139
North Adams 5.9 102 28.7 77 19.1 140
Dunstable 2.8 196 16.8 175 19.1 141
Sheffield 9.3 45 19.1 156 19.1 142
Northbridge 2.2 240 12.0 240 19.0 143
Gosnold 2.9 190 21.7 132 18.9 144
Saugus 2.6 207 23.2 113 18.9 145
Winchester 0.9 309 13.9 217 18.5 146
Randolph 1.7 260 16.2 185 18.4 147
Berlin 1.9 252 14.5 208 18.4 148
Chelmsford 1.4 275 6.2 312 18.2 149
Grafton 2.3 233 9.8 265 18.1 150
Weymouth 3.0 186 17.0 172 17.8 151
Ware 18.1 7 45.2 16 17.8 152
Northborough 3.1 184 16.4 182 17.3 153
Goshen 4.0 149 22.9 118 17.0 154
Lenox 6.7 86 31.1 69 17.0 155
Cheshire 8.4 63 30.4 74 16.9 156
Southborough 4.1 144 26.5 88 16.7 157
Braintree 2.6 208 18.2 163 16.7 158
Templeton 7.7 74 23.7 108 16.5 159
Wenham 2.7 202 33.2 57 16.5 160
Oakham 8.0 67 37.7 34 16.4 161
Westborough 2.9 194 13.3 220 16.3 162
Tyringham 6.3 92 33.3 56 16.2 163
Rowe 5.4 116 22.4 126 16.2 164
Uxbridge 2.3 228 7.7 291 16.1 165
Melrose 1.1 295 23.1 114 16.1 166
Charlemont 4.0 147 15.2 199 15.9 167
Middleton 3.3 177 22.6 124 15.6 168
Webster 2.3 229 15.9 189 15.5 169
Monterey 10.9 35 39.7 27 15.5 170
Dartmouth 12.1 29 19.5 154 15.4 171
Sandisfield 13.8 24 26.1 91 15.3 172
Rowley 6.4 90 34.5 45 15.2 173
Salem 1.3 283 15.5 194 15.2 174
Shirley 3.9 155 24.3 103 15.1 175
Canton 3.2 179 16.6 177 14.9 176
Stoughton 2.7 204 16.3 183 14.9 177
Athol 6.9 82 20.7 146 14.8 178
Ashby 5.5 113 23.0 115 14.8 179
Westfield 3.7 160 7.9 288 14.6 180
Colrain 5.3 117 12.2 238 14.6 181
Haverhill 1.4 277 3.9 335 14.4 182
Lee 4.8 126 17.9 166 14.2 183
Orleans 4.0 150 27.4 85 13.9 184
Lancaster 2.7 203 9.6 267 13.9 185
New Ashford 5.9 103 43.9 21 13.9 186
Chatham 6.3 91 37.0 38 13.8 187
Hanson 2.6 212 16.2 184 13.6 188
Chester 10.3 36 27.8 83 13.5 189
Georgetown 2.8 195 21.6 134 13.5 190
Lowell 1.6 268 10.9 257 13.4 191
Fitchburg 3.1 181 11.1 254 13.4 192
Belmont 0.7 317 14.6 207 13.4 193
Lawrence 0.5 330 6.8 306 13.3 194
Montgomery 4.8 125 32.1 66 13.3 195
Attleboro 2.4 217 8.8 275 13.0 196
Halifax 2.4 221 13.8 218 13.0 197
Tewksbury 2.3 226 11.1 255 12.9 198
Ashburnham 9.7 41 23.7 109 12.7 199
Pembroke 2.8 198 11.9 242 12.7 200
Maynard 1.8 256 33.9 49 12.5 201
Mansfield 3.0 185 14.9 202 12.4 202
Millbury 0.6 322 3.9 336 12.3 203
Becket 7.8 68 16.4 180 12.1 204
Granville 6.8 84 15.7 192 12.0 205
Mendon 1.1 294 6.2 314 11.8 206
Gardner 6.1 96 26.6 86 11.7 207
Woburn 1.3 285 9.7 266 11.6 208
Blackstone 0.7 316 6.2 313 11.3 209
Lanesborough 7.4 77 25.1 98 11.2 210
Milford 1.0 300 6.7 307 11.0 211
Peabody 1.2 287 7.2 295 10.9 212
Reading 2.3 231 22.9 117 10.7 213
Peru 11.8 31 45.4 14 10.6 214
Merrimac 1.2 289 13.3 222 10.6 215
Monson 5.7 107 12.7 229 10.5 216
Bernardston 5.0 122 21.4 138 10.3 217
Millis 4.1 146 33.2 58 10.3 218
Arlington 0.4 333 7.8 290 10.2 219
Hanover 1.6 262 10.5 259 10.1 220
Boylston 1.3 280 6.6 308 10.0 221
Stockbridge 5.1 119 21.6 133 9.6 222
Ashfield 3.8 157 9.4 269 9.6 223
Russell 2.3 235 12.7 230 9.6 224
North Reading 1.4 276 10.5 258 9.5 225
Deerfield 2.4 223 7.1 299 9.5 226
Chesterfield 9.3 46 29.7 75 9.2 227
Dedham 1.9 250 18.3 162 9.1 228
Hudson 1.0 302 8.2 282 9.1 229
Tyngsborough 1.0 301 5.5 319 9.1 230
North Attleborough 1.8 258 9.1 271 9.1 231
New Marlborough 11.4 32 23.8 105 9.0 232
Greenfield 1.9 254 8.6 278 8.9 233
Norton 2.1 243 7.0 302 8.6 234
Blandford 6.8 83 12.8 227 8.5 235
Springfield 3.3 178 9.9 264 8.1 236
Danvers 2.2 239 15.7 191 7.9 237
Southwick 1.6 267 5.0 325 7.9 238
New Salem 48.4 2 82.6 3 7.9 239
Egremont 4.0 148 21.4 137 7.8 240
Conway 5.6 111 14.7 204 7.8 241
Marblehead 0.4 339 8.4 280 7.8 242
Oxford 0.4 334 1.5 349 7.7 243
Wales 7.0 80 43.9 20 7.7 244
Alford 1.6 265 14.1 214 7.6 245
Natick 2.3 230 14.5 209 7.5 246
Franklin 1.1 292 4.2 333 7.4 247
Hampden 1.4 278 6.9 303 7.3 248
Monroe 4.1 143 38.4 31 6.9 249
Middlefield 8.7 55 36.0 40 6.9 250
Clarksburg 6.2 94 48.5 12 6.7 251
Hardwick 14.5 19 35.6 41 6.6 252
Malden 0.3 341 5.5 320 6.5 253
Seekonk 1.5 272 8.1 285 6.4 254
Paxton 2.3 234 14.7 203 6.4 255
Westhampton 2.0 247 7.3 294 6.3 256
Williamsburg 3.9 153 15.3 198 6.2 257
Brockton 1.5 270 7.2 296 6.2 258
Sterling 1.6 269 4.9 326 6.2 259
Plainfield 6.1 98 28.5 78 6.0 260
Dennis 2.0 246 9.6 268 6.0 261
Plainville 0.9 304 8.2 283 5.6 262
Tolland 7.8 70 23.8 106 5.6 263
Orange 9.0 50 24.9 100 5.6 264
Brookline 0.6 325 9.2 270 5.5 265
Wilmington 1.3 281 7.6 293 5.5 266
Chilmark 4.6 130 22.8 119 5.4 267
Gill 1.2 290 8.0 287 5.3 268
Watertown 0.4 340 8.7 276 5.2 269
Wakefield 0.6 324 7.9 289 5.2 270
Dracut 1.3 279 6.3 310 5.1 271
Whately 2.4 225 11.4 249 5.1 272
Hopedale 0.7 318 12.5 231 5.1 273
Revere 1.0 303 15.8 190 5.1 274
Scituate 2.5 213 14.6 206 4.9 275
Bridgewater 3.4 172 12.0 241 4.9 276
Salisbury 2.7 206 16.8 174 4.9 277
Swansea 0.9 305 4.1 334 4.8 278
Shelburne 2.0 245 8.7 277 4.7 279
Rockland 0.4 337 3.7 338 4.7 280
West Newbury 1.8 255 12.5 233 4.5 281
Southampton 1.0 298 3.6 340 4.5 282
Everett 0.2 349 5.5 321 4.5 283
Dudley 0.5 329 2.5 345 4.4 284
Mattapoisett 3.4 170 19.6 151 4.3 285
Richmond 2.3 232 12.0 239 4.1 286
Hinsdale 5.6 110 25.8 92 4.1 287
Worthington 8.4 61 26.2 90 4.0 288
North Brookfield 1.7 261 7.7 292 3.8 289
Phillipston 7.2 79 29.3 76 3.8 290
Clinton 0.2 342 3.3 343 3.6 291
Ayer 1.1 293 11.8 243 3.6 292
Groveland 2.6 209 27.7 84 3.5 293
Leicester 1.5 274 5.9 318 3.5 294
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 337 3.4 295
Palmer 3.8 159 11.8 244 3.4 296
Hatfield 0.9 308 5.4 322 3.4 297
West Brookfield 2.4 220 11.5 247 3.3 298
Fairhaven 2.0 244 16.4 179 3.2 299
Winthrop 0.2 344 10.0 263 3.1 300
Bellingham 0.6 320 3.4 341 3.1 301
Holbrook 0.8 314 10.5 260 3.0 302
Leyden 2.2 236 12.3 236 3.0 303
Westport 3.3 176 6.4 309 3.0 304
Rehoboth 2.4 218 5.1 324 2.9 305
Shrewsbury 2.4 222 11.0 256 2.9 306
Norwood 0.7 315 7.0 301 2.7 307
Longmeadow 2.1 241 21.6 135 2.6 308
Middleborough 8.9 51 12.4 234 2.5 309
Chelsea 0.1 351 3.4 342 2.5 310
Wilbraham 2.9 192 12.9 225 2.4 311
Lynnfield 1.3 284 12.3 235 2.4 312
Southbridge 0.6 323 3.0 344 2.3 313
Norfolk 1.1 296 7.0 300 2.3 314
Holland 2.9 193 22.0 128 2.3 315
Somerville 0.2 348 5.1 323 2.2 316
Methuen 0.6 328 2.5 346 2.2 317
New Bedford 3.4 171 16.8 176 2.0 318
Nahant 0.2 343 18.6 159 1.8 319
Tisbury 0.9 310 13.0 224 1.7 320
Oak Bluffs 0.6 327 8.0 286 1.6 321
West Bridgewater 2.5 214 16.0 187 1.5 322
West Boylston 0.2 350 1.2 351 1.4 323
Swampscott 0.2 347 6.9 305 1.4 324
Kingston 0.9 307 4.8 328 1.4 325
East Brookfield 2.1 242 19.8 148 1.4 326
Aquinnah 0.7 319 11.3 251 1.3 327
East Bridgewater 1.1 297 6.1 316 1.2 328
Whitman 0.9 306 13.3 221 1.2 329
New Braintree 1.5 273 7.1 298 1.2 330
Auburn 0.8 313 4.9 327 1.1 331
Hull 0.6 321 21.3 141 1.0 332
Brookfield 4.2 139 25.4 96 0.8 333
Marion 3.9 152 27.9 82 0.8 334
Buckland 0.4 332 2.2 347 0.8 335
Cummington 3.0 188 13.1 223 0.5 336
Avon 0.4 336 8.5 279 0.4 337
Otis 9.7 39 25.6 94 0.4 338
Raynham 1.2 286 6.0 317 0.4 339
Lakeville 2.6 211 7.1 297 0.3 340
West Stockbridge 1.5 271 8.1 284 0.3 341
Warren 1.2 288 4.3 331 0.2 342
Somerset 0.4 338 4.6 329 0.1 343
Berkley 0.6 326 3.6 339 0.1 344
East Longmeadow 0.8 312 6.2 311 0.1 345
Millville 0.2 346 4.4 330 0.1 346
Rochester 4.4 136 12.2 237 0.1 347
Dighton 0.4 335 1.8 348 0.1 348
Acushnet 1.2 291 6.1 315 0.0 349
Heath 2.8 200 11.1 253 0.0 350
Plympton 0.2 345 1.5 350 0.0 351