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 1 26.6 73 136.9 1
Groton 10.8 25 31.9 45 130.3 2
Andover 7.8 57 24.4 87 101.1 3
Concord 8.2 52 31.6 47 93.1 4
North Andover 8.0 54 28.8 61 79.7 5
Boston 7.4 63 14.8 185 78.9 6
Harvard 8.6 46 31.6 49 77.7 7
Wellfleet 13.4 18 64.0 5 76.7 8
Truro 15.4 10 70.2 3 73.7 9
Douglas 8.6 45 22.8 100 68.3 10
Barnstable 14.0 14 22.4 108 67.8 11
Falmouth 9.0 41 19.7 134 66.3 12
Ipswich 14.8 11 44.8 14 63.7 13
Weston 3.9 144 22.5 107 63.1 14
Northampton 5.8 89 16.2 170 61.6 15
Westford 6.0 82 19.2 142 61.6 16
Quincy 5.4 102 31.3 51 60.9 17
Hingham 7.1 66 31.5 50 60.4 18
Dover 4.7 115 30.7 54 60.0 19
Gloucester 3.7 153 13.7 199 59.6 20
Hawley 14.7 12 48.1 9 58.0 21
Carlisle 5.2 107 33.6 39 56.4 22
Amherst 5.6 96 20.3 127 55.4 23
Lexington 3.5 161 21.0 122 54.4 24
Brewster 6.1 80 23.7 93 53.5 25
Yarmouth 6.6 76 26.4 74 52.7 26
Holyoke 6.8 69 30.1 59 52.1 27
Townsend 9.9 27 30.1 58 51.9 28
Washington 17.4 6 44.8 13 50.4 29
Sturbridge 9.2 36 23.6 94 50.4 30
Lincoln 5.4 104 36.1 31 50.0 31
Princeton 8.1 53 22.7 103 49.2 32
Sudbury 6.8 72 27.3 68 48.9 33
Wrentham 3.4 164 14.9 183 46.5 34
Sharon 8.5 49 34.9 35 45.2 35
Worcester 3.8 148 9.9 253 45.1 36
Upton 4.6 118 21.3 119 44.7 37
Acton 3.3 165 16.5 166 44.4 38
Bedford 3.5 162 25.2 82 43.3 39
Foxborough 3.8 151 18.1 151 42.1 40
Stow 5.0 110 27.8 66 41.9 41
Medfield 4.7 117 32.1 43 41.9 42
Fall River 9.1 37 23.8 91 41.6 43
Medford 2.8 187 33.2 40 40.8 44
Wendell 27.2 2 84.5 1 40.7 45
Bourne 5.3 105 13.0 205 40.3 46
Leominster 5.6 97 19.0 144 40.2 47
Edgartown 9.1 39 34.0 37 39.8 48
Hopkinton 5.1 109 18.3 150 38.7 49
Milton 4.9 113 36.7 29 38.4 50
Savoy 20.2 4 56.2 6 38.1 51
Freetown 7.6 60 21.4 117 37.8 52
Granby 4.7 116 16.9 158 37.5 53
Montague 10.2 26 32.4 42 37.4 54
Framingham 4.1 137 15.3 177 36.9 55
Taunton 6.7 73 14.0 194 36.8 56
Sherborn 3.6 155 22.1 111 36.5 57
Northfield 5.9 83 16.8 161 36.2 58
Holliston 3.7 152 19.6 135 35.8 59
Williamstown 13.2 19 28.3 63 35.7 60
Warwick 21.0 3 55.9 7 35.3 61
Bolton 3.2 170 15.9 173 33.1 62
Wayland 5.9 87 37.1 27 31.8 63
Boxford 4.5 124 18.5 147 31.5 64
West Springfield 3.1 171 17.9 155 31.4 65
Provincetown 8.7 43 83.8 2 31.3 66
Duxbury 4.9 112 20.6 124 31.1 67
Hadley 3.0 177 12.3 221 30.4 68
Erving 5.7 94 39.5 20 30.1 69
Stoneham 1.9 245 28.7 62 29.9 70
Leverett 7.2 64 31.6 48 29.8 71
Marshfield 6.8 71 23.7 92 29.8 72
Shutesbury 3.3 167 12.1 227 29.4 73
Burlington 1.7 258 14.0 196 29.3 74
Hamilton 4.6 123 30.7 55 28.8 75
Newburyport 1.8 248 21.1 121 28.7 76
Agawam 2.2 228 9.2 260 28.6 77
West Tisbury 9.8 28 37.5 26 28.5 78
Littleton 2.6 203 14.9 184 27.9 79
Waltham 2.0 241 14.7 187 27.8 80
Cambridge 0.8 312 11.0 247 27.7 81
Spencer 7.5 61 22.0 112 27.6 82
Easton 7.9 56 27.0 70 27.2 83
Hancock 13.9 16 39.0 22 27.1 84
Rockport 2.2 231 31.1 52 26.1 85
Cohasset 3.1 175 30.4 56 25.5 86
Needham 2.5 209 19.6 136 25.4 87
Holden 3.9 145 10.6 248 25.3 88
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.4 268 18.1 153 24.6 89
Ashland 2.4 211 19.0 143 24.1 90
Newbury 11.2 23 46.2 10 23.8 91
Mount Washington 15.4 9 69.1 4 23.8 92
Boxborough 2.4 212 23.5 95 23.7 93
Beverly 1.9 246 12.3 222 23.5 94
Adams 7.7 58 33.7 38 23.0 95
Eastham 5.9 85 41.3 18 22.9 96
Lynn 2.6 201 22.6 106 22.9 97
Norwell 4.1 136 19.2 141 22.8 98
Pepperell 3.5 160 15.1 179 22.6 99
Walpole 3.0 180 14.1 193 22.6 100
South Hadley 4.0 139 21.8 114 22.5 101
Sutton 3.8 146 11.3 243 22.4 102
Pelham 2.9 181 11.1 246 22.1 103
Essex 2.7 191 19.3 139 22.0 104
Pittsfield 7.6 59 18.0 154 21.8 105
Belchertown 4.6 121 8.3 275 21.4 106
Ludlow 3.5 158 12.5 217 21.4 107
Abington 1.3 279 12.6 213 21.4 108
Westminster 6.7 74 18.1 152 21.3 109
Newton 1.6 259 8.8 267 21.2 110
Billerica 2.2 230 8.4 272 20.6 111
Royalston 16.8 7 39.4 21 20.3 112
Huntington 9.7 30 36.4 30 20.2 113
Windsor 15.9 8 45.2 12 20.2 114
Easthampton 1.8 251 13.0 204 19.6 115
Wellesley 1.5 263 14.0 195 19.5 116
Harwich 2.6 199 11.6 236 19.3 117
Franklin 2.4 216 8.9 265 19.3 118
Dalton 9.8 29 44.7 15 19.3 119
Winchendon 9.4 31 21.3 118 19.1 120
Amesbury 2.0 243 14.3 190 19.1 121
Rutland 4.4 127 12.3 224 19.0 122
Lenox 5.8 88 26.9 71 19.0 123
Westwood 1.9 244 17.1 157 18.9 124
Great Barrington 14.5 13 31.8 46 18.8 125
Goshen 4.1 132 23.5 96 17.5 126
Florida 8.8 42 35.9 33 17.4 127
Sunderland 3.0 179 20.2 129 16.8 128
Randolph 1.7 254 16.5 167 16.6 129
Mashpee 5.8 91 22.6 105 16.6 130
Westborough 2.9 184 13.4 200 16.5 131
Topsfield 4.5 126 35.1 34 16.0 132
Northbridge 2.2 232 12.0 229 15.9 133
Charlemont 4.0 138 15.2 178 15.9 134
Marlborough 2.8 189 12.6 215 15.9 135
Northborough 3.1 172 16.5 164 15.7 136
Wareham 3.3 168 8.8 268 15.6 137
Melrose 1.1 293 23.2 97 15.5 138
Brimfield 4.2 129 12.0 230 15.5 139
Webster 2.4 218 16.1 171 15.4 140
Cheshire 8.5 48 30.9 53 15.3 141
Saugus 2.8 190 24.4 86 15.2 142
Berlin 1.7 257 12.6 214 15.1 143
Grafton 2.3 226 9.7 257 14.9 144
Ashby 5.6 99 23.2 98 14.8 145
Tyringham 5.7 93 30.2 57 14.8 146
Wenham 3.1 174 37.6 25 14.7 147
Winchester 0.9 307 14.2 191 14.7 148
Chelmsford 1.4 265 6.2 305 14.5 149
North Adams 4.1 134 20.0 130 14.4 150
Dartmouth 12.1 20 19.5 137 14.3 151
Charlton 2.7 192 6.3 302 14.3 152
Carver 4.5 125 11.3 240 14.2 153
Middleton 2.7 193 18.5 148 14.2 154
Colrain 5.2 106 12.1 228 14.2 155
Hubbardston 5.8 90 13.8 198 14.1 156
Rowley 6.4 77 34.3 36 14.1 157
Canton 3.8 149 19.5 138 14.1 158
Chatham 6.3 78 37.0 28 14.0 159
New Ashford 5.9 86 43.9 17 13.8 160
Sheffield 9.2 35 19.0 145 13.8 161
Weymouth 1.3 274 7.5 287 13.7 162
Lancaster 2.7 195 9.5 258 13.7 163
Braintree 2.1 234 14.6 189 13.5 164
Uxbridge 2.3 222 7.7 283 13.3 165
Halifax 2.3 221 13.4 201 13.2 166
Hanson 2.5 207 16.1 172 13.2 167
Montgomery 4.8 114 32.1 44 13.0 168
Petersham 14.0 15 20.6 125 12.6 169
Chester 9.3 33 24.9 83 12.6 170
Maynard 1.8 252 32.8 41 12.5 171
Haverhill 1.4 269 3.9 332 12.4 172
Millbury 0.6 320 3.9 333 12.3 173
Becket 7.9 55 16.6 162 12.3 174
Georgetown 2.9 183 22.1 110 12.0 175
Monterey 11.1 24 40.7 19 11.9 176
Belmont 0.7 316 14.1 192 11.8 177
Lawrence 0.5 332 6.1 310 11.8 178
Mendon 1.1 292 6.2 307 11.6 179
Rowe 5.4 103 22.6 104 11.6 180
Tewksbury 2.1 238 9.8 255 11.5 181
Salem 1.4 270 16.6 163 11.5 182
Ashburnham 4.6 122 11.2 244 11.2 183
Attleboro 2.4 213 8.8 269 11.2 184
Barre 9.1 38 20.4 126 11.1 185
Mansfield 3.1 173 15.0 180 11.0 186
Blackstone 0.7 314 6.2 304 10.8 187
Orleans 4.0 142 27.2 69 10.8 188
Milford 1.0 299 6.7 296 10.6 189
Shirley 3.8 147 24.0 89 10.6 190
Woburn 1.1 289 8.9 266 10.5 191
Granville 5.4 101 12.6 212 10.3 192
Reading 2.3 225 22.7 102 10.1 193
Bernardston 4.6 119 19.7 133 9.9 194
Sandwich 4.0 140 9.1 261 9.8 195
Lowell 1.3 276 9.0 262 9.6 196
Ashfield 3.8 150 9.4 259 9.5 197
Pembroke 2.8 188 11.8 233 9.3 198
Peru 11.8 21 45.4 11 9.3 199
Arlington 0.4 333 7.6 286 9.1 200
Westfield 2.5 208 5.3 322 9.0 201
Deerfield 2.3 220 7.0 292 9.0 202
North Reading 1.2 283 8.9 263 8.8 203
Templeton 7.5 62 23.1 99 8.7 204
Nantucket 19.0 5 39.0 23 8.7 205
Greenfield 1.7 255 7.8 280 8.6 206
Lunenburg 3.6 154 12.9 207 8.6 207
Dedham 2.0 242 18.4 149 8.6 208
Fitchburg 3.0 178 10.6 249 8.6 209
Hudson 1.0 300 8.3 274 8.5 210
Chicopee 1.4 271 5.7 318 8.5 211
North Attleborough 1.9 247 9.8 256 8.5 212
Lee 5.7 92 21.2 120 8.1 213
Peabody 1.2 281 7.2 290 7.9 214
Egremont 4.2 131 22.2 109 7.8 215
Monson 5.6 95 12.6 211 7.7 216
Oxford 0.4 335 1.4 349 7.7 217
Wales 7.0 67 43.9 16 7.6 218
Conway 5.6 100 14.7 188 7.4 219
Danvers 2.1 233 15.5 176 7.3 220
Oakham 3.5 159 16.5 165 7.0 221
Norton 1.8 250 6.2 306 6.9 222
Middlefield 8.7 44 36.0 32 6.8 223
Sandisfield 13.8 17 26.2 77 6.7 224
Monroe 4.1 133 38.4 24 6.7 225
Tolland 8.3 51 25.4 80 6.6 226
Malden 0.3 341 5.5 320 6.5 227
Marblehead 0.3 340 7.7 282 6.4 228
Seekonk 1.5 262 8.2 277 6.3 229
Gardner 6.0 81 26.1 78 6.1 230
Westhampton 2.0 239 7.5 288 6.1 231
Rockland 0.4 337 3.7 336 6.0 232
Clarksburg 6.2 79 48.8 8 5.9 233
Williamsburg 4.0 141 15.6 175 5.8 234
Blandford 6.8 70 12.8 209 5.7 235
Plainfield 5.9 84 27.8 65 5.7 236
Plainville 1.0 303 8.3 273 5.6 237
Tyngsborough 1.1 294 6.1 311 5.6 238
Brookline 0.6 323 8.9 264 5.5 239
Watertown 0.3 339 8.4 271 5.5 240
Lanesborough 7.2 65 24.3 88 5.5 241
Russell 2.3 227 12.7 210 5.4 242
Chilmark 4.6 120 22.7 101 5.4 243
Paxton 2.3 224 14.7 186 5.3 244
Athol 7.0 68 21.0 123 5.1 245
Hopedale 0.7 315 12.5 216 5.1 246
Dracut 1.3 273 6.3 301 5.1 247
Dennis 2.6 200 12.5 219 5.0 248
New Marlborough 11.7 22 24.5 85 5.0 249
Southborough 4.1 135 26.3 76 5.0 250
Chesterfield 9.2 34 29.6 60 5.0 251
Orange 8.5 47 23.8 90 4.8 252
Natick 2.2 229 13.8 197 4.8 253
Sterling 1.6 261 4.9 325 4.7 254
Whately 2.3 219 11.4 239 4.7 255
Brockton 1.4 272 6.4 299 4.6 256
Wilmington 1.1 290 6.6 298 4.6 257
West Newbury 1.7 253 11.9 231 4.5 258
Salisbury 2.7 194 16.9 159 4.5 259
Stockbridge 5.2 108 21.8 113 4.4 260
Dudley 0.5 327 2.5 345 4.4 261
New Salem 0.6 321 1.1 351 4.3 262
Swansea 0.9 304 4.1 331 4.3 263
Mattapoisett 3.5 163 19.8 132 4.3 264
Wakefield 0.7 317 8.2 276 4.3 265
Gill 1.2 286 8.0 279 4.1 266
Hampden 1.4 266 7.2 289 3.9 267
Hanover 1.8 249 11.7 234 3.8 268
Hinsdale 5.6 98 25.7 79 3.8 269
Alford 1.2 280 10.6 250 3.8 270
Worthington 8.4 50 26.3 75 3.6 271
Ayer 1.1 291 11.8 232 3.6 272
Ware 1.3 277 3.3 341 3.6 273
Leyden 2.1 235 11.5 237 3.6 274
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 334 3.4 275
Shelburne 1.4 267 6.0 312 3.4 276
Boylston 1.2 285 6.0 313 3.3 277
New Bedford 3.6 156 17.6 156 3.2 278
Scituate 2.6 205 14.9 182 3.2 279
Clinton 0.2 342 3.3 340 3.1 280
Leicester 1.5 264 5.9 314 3.1 281
Bellingham 0.6 319 3.4 339 3.1 282
Winthrop 0.2 344 9.9 254 2.9 283
Westport 3.3 166 6.4 300 2.9 284
Holbrook 1.0 302 13.2 203 2.9 285
Revere 1.0 301 15.8 174 2.9 286
Merrimac 0.5 328 5.8 317 2.8 287
Somerville 0.2 349 4.2 330 2.8 288
Rehoboth 2.4 215 5.1 324 2.8 289
Everett 0.2 348 5.2 323 2.8 290
Fairhaven 2.0 240 16.4 169 2.6 291
Hatfield 0.9 306 5.4 321 2.6 292
Middleborough 9.0 40 12.5 220 2.5 293
Wilbraham 2.9 185 12.9 208 2.5 294
Chelsea 0.1 351 2.9 343 2.5 295
Norfolk 1.1 296 7.0 293 2.4 296
Shrewsbury 2.6 196 12.2 226 2.3 297
Methuen 0.6 326 2.5 344 2.3 298
West Brookfield 2.4 214 11.5 238 2.3 299
Southwick 1.2 282 3.8 335 2.3 300
Millis 2.4 217 19.3 140 2.1 301
Bridgewater 3.2 169 11.3 242 2.1 302
Lynnfield 1.3 275 12.5 218 2.0 303
Dunstable 2.8 186 16.8 160 2.0 304
Springfield 2.3 223 7.0 294 1.9 305
Stoughton 2.5 210 14.9 181 1.9 306
Groveland 2.6 202 27.7 67 1.8 307
Holland 2.6 197 20.3 128 1.7 308
Tisbury 0.9 308 13.0 206 1.6 309
Southbridge 0.6 322 3.0 342 1.6 310
Oak Bluffs 0.6 324 8.1 278 1.6 311
West Boylston 0.2 350 1.2 350 1.4 312
Kingston 0.9 305 4.8 327 1.4 313
Phillipston 6.6 75 26.8 72 1.3 314
West Bridgewater 2.6 206 16.4 168 1.3 315
Norwood 0.8 309 7.7 281 1.2 316
Raynham 1.2 287 5.7 319 1.2 317
Aquinnah 0.7 318 11.3 241 1.2 318
Palmer 3.6 157 11.1 245 1.2 319
Hardwick 5.0 111 12.2 225 1.1 320
Nahant 0.2 343 18.6 146 1.0 321
Richmond 1.3 278 6.8 295 1.0 322
Whitman 0.7 313 10.3 252 1.0 323
North Brookfield 1.7 256 7.6 285 1.0 324
Brookfield 4.2 130 25.4 81 0.8 325
Buckland 0.5 330 2.3 346 0.8 326
Hull 0.4 338 11.7 235 0.8 327
New Braintree 1.6 260 7.6 284 0.7 328
East Bridgewater 1.1 297 6.1 309 0.7 329
Swampscott 0.2 347 6.7 297 0.5 330
Cummington 3.0 176 13.2 202 0.5 331
Otis 9.4 32 24.6 84 0.4 332
Avon 0.4 336 8.5 270 0.4 333
Lakeville 2.6 204 7.1 291 0.3 334
East Brookfield 2.1 237 19.9 131 0.3 335
Marion 3.9 143 27.9 64 0.3 336
Longmeadow 2.1 236 21.6 116 0.3 337
Warren 1.2 284 4.3 329 0.2 338
Southampton 1.0 298 3.6 338 0.1 339
Somerset 0.5 329 5.9 315 0.1 340
Berkley 0.6 325 3.6 337 0.1 341
East Longmeadow 0.8 310 6.2 303 0.1 342
Dighton 0.4 334 1.8 347 0.1 343
Acushnet 1.2 288 6.1 308 0.0 344
Auburn 0.8 311 4.9 326 0.0 345
Gosnold 2.9 182 21.7 115 0.0 346
Heath 2.6 198 10.5 251 0.0 347
Millville 0.2 346 4.4 328 0.0 348
Plympton 0.2 345 1.5 348 0.0 349
Rochester 4.4 128 12.3 223 0.0 350
West Stockbridge 1.1 295 5.8 316 0.0 351