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 72 136.9 1
Groton 10.8 25 31.9 44 129.8 2
Andover 7.8 56 24.2 88 100.8 3
Concord 8.1 51 31.6 47 93.3 4
Boston 7.3 62 14.6 188 78.6 5
Harvard 8.3 49 30.8 52 78.4 6
North Andover 8.0 53 28.8 60 78.0 7
Wellfleet 13.4 18 64.0 5 76.7 8
Truro 15.4 10 70.2 3 73.7 9
Barnstable 14.0 14 22.4 108 67.3 10
Douglas 8.6 44 22.8 99 67.0 11
Falmouth 9.0 40 19.7 134 66.1 12
Weston 3.9 144 22.5 107 63.0 13
Ipswich 14.8 11 44.7 15 62.9 14
Northampton 5.8 89 16.2 169 61.6 15
Westford 6.0 82 19.2 142 61.5 16
Quincy 5.4 102 31.3 49 60.9 17
Hingham 7.1 65 31.5 48 60.3 18
Dover 4.7 115 30.7 53 60.0 19
Gloucester 3.7 152 13.7 198 58.1 20
Hawley 14.7 12 48.1 9 58.0 21
Carlisle 5.2 107 33.6 38 56.5 22
Amherst 5.6 96 20.3 127 55.0 23
Lexington 3.5 160 21.0 123 54.5 24
Brewster 6.1 80 23.7 93 53.3 25
Yarmouth 6.6 76 26.4 73 52.7 26
Holyoke 6.8 68 30.1 57 52.3 27
Townsend 9.9 27 30.1 55 51.9 28
Washington 17.4 6 44.8 13 50.5 29
Sturbridge 9.2 36 23.6 94 50.4 30
Princeton 8.1 52 22.7 102 49.2 31
Sudbury 6.8 71 27.3 68 48.9 32
Lincoln 5.4 104 36.1 31 48.6 33
Wrentham 3.4 163 14.9 182 46.5 34
Sharon 8.5 47 34.9 34 45.2 35
Upton 4.6 118 21.3 120 44.7 36
Worcester 3.7 151 9.7 256 44.3 37
Acton 3.3 164 16.4 166 44.2 38
Bedford 3.5 161 25.3 82 43.3 39
Foxborough 3.8 149 18.1 150 42.1 40
Medfield 4.7 117 32.1 42 41.9 41
Fall River 9.1 37 23.8 91 41.6 42
Stow 5.0 110 27.8 66 41.4 43
Medford 2.8 187 33.2 39 40.8 44
Wendell 27.2 2 84.5 1 40.7 45
Bourne 5.4 105 13.0 203 40.3 46
Leominster 5.6 97 18.9 145 40.1 47
Hopkinton 5.1 109 18.3 149 38.5 48
Milton 4.9 113 36.6 29 38.3 49
Savoy 20.2 4 56.2 6 38.1 50
Freetown 7.6 59 21.4 118 37.8 51
Granby 4.7 116 16.9 158 37.5 52
Montague 10.2 26 32.4 41 37.4 53
Framingham 4.1 137 15.3 177 37.2 54
Taunton 6.7 72 14.0 193 36.8 55
Edgartown 9.1 38 34.0 36 36.5 56
Sherborn 3.6 154 22.1 112 36.5 57
Northfield 5.9 83 16.8 161 36.2 58
Holliston 3.7 150 19.6 135 35.7 59
Williamstown 13.2 19 28.3 62 35.7 60
Warwick 21.0 3 55.9 7 35.3 61
Wayland 5.9 87 37.1 27 31.8 62
Boxford 4.5 123 18.5 147 31.6 63
West Springfield 3.1 171 17.9 155 31.4 64
Bolton 3.2 170 15.9 172 31.4 65
Duxbury 4.9 112 20.6 125 31.1 66
Provincetown 8.7 42 83.9 2 30.2 67
Hadley 3.0 176 12.3 222 30.1 68
Erving 5.7 94 39.5 20 30.0 69
Leverett 7.2 63 31.6 46 29.8 70
Marshfield 6.8 70 23.7 92 29.8 71
Stoneham 1.9 244 28.7 61 29.7 72
Shutesbury 3.3 166 12.1 227 29.4 73
Burlington 1.7 258 14.0 195 29.3 74
Newburyport 1.8 249 21.1 122 28.8 75
Agawam 2.2 227 9.2 260 28.6 76
West Tisbury 9.9 28 37.5 26 28.5 77
Littleton 2.6 204 14.8 183 27.9 78
Waltham 2.0 242 14.7 186 27.8 79
Cambridge 0.9 308 12.7 211 27.8 80
Spencer 7.5 60 22.0 113 27.6 81
Easton 7.9 55 27.0 69 27.2 82
Hamilton 4.5 125 30.1 56 26.1 83
Hancock 13.9 16 39.0 22 25.9 84
Cohasset 2.9 180 29.3 59 25.5 85
Holden 3.9 145 10.6 248 25.3 86
Needham 2.5 209 19.5 137 25.1 87
Rockport 2.2 230 31.1 50 24.3 88
Mount Washington 15.4 9 69.1 4 23.8 89
Boxborough 2.3 219 22.6 104 23.8 90
Manchester-by-the-Sea 1.4 269 18.0 153 23.7 91
Newbury 11.2 23 46.2 10 23.7 92
Ashland 2.5 210 19.1 143 23.7 93
Adams 7.7 57 33.7 37 23.0 94
Norwell 4.1 135 19.3 138 22.9 95
Beverly 1.9 245 12.3 223 22.9 96
Lynn 2.6 203 22.5 106 22.9 97
Eastham 5.9 85 41.3 18 22.9 98
Pepperell 3.5 159 15.1 179 22.6 99
Walpole 3.0 179 14.1 192 22.6 100
South Hadley 4.0 140 21.8 115 22.5 101
Sutton 3.8 146 11.3 244 22.4 102
Pelham 2.9 181 11.1 247 21.8 103
Ludlow 3.5 157 12.5 217 21.4 104
Abington 1.3 279 12.6 214 21.4 105
Westminster 6.7 73 18.1 151 21.3 106
Newton 1.6 259 8.8 267 21.2 107
Belchertown 4.6 121 8.3 273 21.2 108
Royalston 16.8 7 39.4 21 20.3 109
Huntington 9.7 30 36.4 30 20.2 110
Windsor 15.9 8 45.2 12 20.2 111
Billerica 2.0 238 7.8 279 19.6 112
Easthampton 1.8 252 13.0 204 19.6 113
Wellesley 1.5 263 14.0 194 19.5 114
Harwich 2.6 200 11.6 237 19.3 115
Franklin 2.4 214 8.9 265 19.3 116
Dalton 9.8 29 44.7 14 19.3 117
Winchendon 9.4 31 21.3 119 19.1 118
Amesbury 2.0 243 14.3 189 19.1 119
Rutland 4.4 126 12.3 225 19.0 120
Pittsfield 7.6 58 18.0 154 18.9 121
Great Barrington 14.5 13 31.8 45 18.7 122
Lenox 5.8 88 26.9 70 18.3 123
Randolph 1.9 248 18.0 152 17.6 124
Westwood 1.9 246 16.9 157 17.5 125
Goshen 4.1 132 23.5 95 17.5 126
Florida 8.8 41 35.9 33 17.4 127
Sunderland 3.0 178 20.2 129 16.8 128
Canton 4.3 128 22.1 110 16.8 129
Mashpee 5.8 90 22.6 105 16.6 130
Westborough 2.9 184 13.4 200 16.5 131
Northbridge 2.2 231 12.0 230 15.9 132
Charlemont 4.0 139 15.2 178 15.9 133
Marlborough 2.8 189 12.6 216 15.8 134
Northborough 3.1 173 16.5 164 15.7 135
Wareham 3.3 168 8.8 268 15.6 136
Melrose 1.1 293 23.2 96 15.5 137
Brimfield 4.2 129 12.0 231 15.5 138
Webster 2.4 216 16.1 170 15.4 139
Essex 2.7 191 19.3 139 15.4 140
Winchester 0.9 305 14.7 184 15.3 141
Cheshire 8.5 46 30.9 51 15.3 142
Saugus 2.8 190 24.4 86 15.2 143
Berlin 1.7 257 12.6 215 15.0 144
Ashby 5.6 99 23.2 97 14.8 145
Tyringham 5.7 93 30.2 54 14.8 146
Chelmsford 1.4 265 6.2 304 14.5 147
North Adams 4.1 134 20.1 130 14.4 148
Dartmouth 12.1 20 19.5 136 14.3 149
Charlton 2.7 192 6.3 301 14.3 150
Wenham 3.1 172 38.1 25 14.3 151
Carver 4.5 124 11.3 241 14.2 152
Middleton 2.7 194 18.5 148 14.2 153
Colrain 5.2 106 12.1 229 14.2 154
Rowley 6.4 77 34.3 35 14.1 155
New Ashford 5.9 86 43.9 17 13.8 156
Chatham 6.3 78 37.0 28 13.8 157
Sheffield 9.2 35 19.0 144 13.8 158
Weymouth 1.3 274 7.5 286 13.7 159
Braintree 2.0 240 14.1 191 13.4 160
Uxbridge 2.3 221 7.7 282 13.3 161
Halifax 2.3 220 13.4 201 13.2 162
Hanson 2.5 207 16.1 171 13.2 163
Montgomery 4.8 114 32.1 43 13.0 164
Topsfield 3.3 167 25.6 79 12.8 165
Maynard 1.8 253 32.8 40 12.5 166
Chester 9.3 33 24.9 83 12.5 167
Haverhill 1.4 270 3.9 331 12.4 168
Grafton 2.2 229 9.4 258 12.4 169
Millbury 0.6 320 3.9 332 12.3 170
Becket 7.9 54 16.6 162 12.3 171
Georgetown 2.9 183 22.1 111 12.0 172
Monterey 11.1 24 40.7 19 11.9 173
Belmont 0.7 316 14.1 190 11.8 174
Lawrence 0.5 332 6.1 309 11.8 175
Mendon 1.1 292 6.2 306 11.6 176
Rowe 5.4 103 22.6 103 11.6 177
Tewksbury 2.1 236 9.8 254 11.5 178
Salem 1.4 271 16.6 163 11.5 179
Chicopee 1.4 272 5.7 317 11.5 180
Petersham 14.0 15 20.6 126 11.5 181
Woburn 1.1 289 8.9 266 11.4 182
Ashburnham 4.6 122 11.2 245 11.2 183
Attleboro 2.4 211 8.8 269 11.2 184
Hubbardston 5.8 91 13.7 199 11.1 185
Mansfield 3.1 174 15.0 180 11.0 186
Blackstone 0.7 314 6.2 303 10.8 187
Milford 1.0 299 6.7 295 10.6 188
Shirley 3.8 147 24.0 89 10.6 189
Granville 5.4 101 12.6 213 10.3 190
Lancaster 2.7 196 9.5 257 10.1 191
Reading 2.3 225 22.7 101 10.1 192
Bernardston 4.6 119 19.7 133 9.9 193
Sandwich 4.0 141 9.1 261 9.8 194
Lowell 1.3 275 9.0 262 9.7 195
Ashfield 3.8 148 9.4 259 9.5 196
Barre 6.6 74 14.9 181 9.3 197
Pembroke 2.8 188 11.9 232 9.3 198
Peru 11.8 21 45.4 11 9.3 199
Orleans 4.1 138 27.9 64 9.2 200
Arlington 0.4 333 7.6 285 9.1 201
Westfield 2.5 208 5.3 321 9.0 202
Deerfield 2.3 218 7.0 291 9.0 203
North Reading 1.2 283 8.9 263 8.8 204
Templeton 7.5 61 23.1 98 8.7 205
Nantucket 19.0 5 39.0 23 8.7 206
Greenfield 1.7 255 7.8 278 8.6 207
Lunenburg 3.6 153 12.9 206 8.6 208
Fitchburg 3.0 177 10.6 249 8.6 209
Hudson 1.0 300 8.3 272 8.5 210
North Attleborough 1.9 247 9.8 255 8.5 211
Lee 5.7 92 21.2 121 8.1 212
Egremont 4.2 131 22.2 109 7.8 213
Oxford 0.4 335 1.4 349 7.7 214
Wales 7.0 66 43.9 16 7.6 215
Conway 5.6 100 14.7 187 7.4 216
Dedham 2.0 237 19.2 141 7.3 217
Oakham 3.5 158 16.5 165 7.0 218
Monson 5.6 95 12.6 212 7.0 219
Norton 1.8 251 6.2 305 6.9 220
Middlefield 8.7 43 36.0 32 6.8 221
Sandisfield 13.8 17 26.2 76 6.7 222
Monroe 4.1 133 38.4 24 6.7 223
Tolland 8.3 50 25.4 80 6.6 224
Malden 0.3 340 5.5 319 6.5 225
Seekonk 1.5 262 8.2 275 6.3 226
Marblehead 0.3 339 7.7 281 6.3 227
Gardner 6.0 81 26.1 77 6.1 228
Westhampton 2.0 239 7.5 287 6.1 229
Rockland 0.4 336 3.7 335 6.0 230
Clarksburg 6.2 79 48.8 8 5.9 231
Williamsburg 4.0 142 15.6 175 5.8 232
Blandford 6.8 69 12.8 209 5.7 233
Plainfield 5.9 84 27.8 65 5.7 234
Plainville 1.0 302 8.3 271 5.6 235
Tyngsborough 1.1 294 6.1 310 5.6 236
Brookline 0.6 323 8.9 264 5.5 237
Watertown 0.3 338 8.4 270 5.5 238
Lanesborough 7.2 64 24.3 87 5.5 239
Russell 2.3 226 12.7 210 5.4 240
Chilmark 4.6 120 22.8 100 5.4 241
Paxton 2.3 223 14.7 185 5.3 242
Athol 7.0 67 21.0 124 5.1 243
Hopedale 0.7 315 12.5 218 5.1 244
Dracut 1.3 273 6.3 300 5.1 245
Dennis 2.6 201 12.5 220 5.0 246
New Marlborough 11.7 22 24.5 85 5.0 247
Chesterfield 9.2 34 29.6 58 5.0 248
Orange 8.5 45 23.8 90 4.8 249
Natick 2.2 228 13.8 196 4.8 250
Sterling 1.6 261 4.9 325 4.7 251
Whately 2.3 217 11.4 240 4.7 252
Wilmington 1.1 290 6.6 298 4.6 253
West Newbury 1.7 254 11.9 233 4.5 254
Salisbury 2.7 195 16.9 159 4.5 255
Stockbridge 5.2 108 21.8 114 4.4 256
Dudley 0.5 327 2.5 344 4.4 257
Swansea 0.9 304 4.1 330 4.3 258
Mattapoisett 3.5 162 19.8 132 4.3 259
Wakefield 0.7 318 8.2 274 4.3 260
Southborough 4.1 136 26.3 75 4.2 261
Gill 1.2 286 8.0 277 4.1 262
Hampden 1.4 266 7.2 288 3.9 263
Hanover 1.8 250 11.7 236 3.9 264
Brockton 1.4 267 6.6 297 3.8 265
Hinsdale 5.6 98 25.7 78 3.8 266
Alford 1.2 280 10.6 250 3.8 267
Danvers 2.1 232 15.5 176 3.7 268
Worthington 8.4 48 26.4 74 3.6 269
Ware 1.3 277 3.3 339 3.6 270
Leyden 2.1 233 11.5 238 3.6 271
Peabody 1.2 282 7.2 289 3.5 272
Ayer 1.1 291 11.8 234 3.5 273
Medway 0.5 331 3.9 333 3.4 274
Shelburne 1.4 268 6.0 311 3.4 275
Boylston 1.2 285 6.0 312 3.3 276
New Bedford 3.6 155 17.6 156 3.2 277
Bellingham 0.6 319 3.4 338 3.1 278
Scituate 2.7 193 15.8 174 3.1 279
Westport 3.3 165 6.4 299 2.9 280
Holbrook 0.9 303 12.9 208 2.9 281
Revere 1.0 301 15.8 173 2.9 282
Somerville 0.2 345 5.1 324 2.8 283
Merrimac 0.5 328 5.9 315 2.8 284
Rehoboth 2.4 213 5.1 323 2.8 285
Winthrop 0.2 342 9.9 253 2.7 286
Leicester 1.5 264 5.9 313 2.7 287
Fairhaven 2.0 241 16.4 168 2.6 288
Hatfield 0.9 307 5.4 320 2.6 289
Middleborough 9.0 39 12.5 221 2.5 290
Wilbraham 2.9 185 12.9 207 2.5 291
Norfolk 1.1 296 7.0 292 2.4 292
Chelsea 0.1 351 2.9 341 2.4 293
Methuen 0.6 326 2.5 343 2.3 294
West Brookfield 2.4 212 11.5 239 2.3 295
Southwick 1.2 281 3.8 334 2.3 296
Millis 2.4 215 19.3 140 2.1 297
Bridgewater 3.2 169 11.3 243 2.1 298
Lynnfield 1.3 276 12.5 219 2.0 299
Dunstable 2.8 186 16.8 160 2.0 300
Springfield 2.3 222 7.0 293 1.9 301
Shrewsbury 2.6 198 12.1 228 1.9 302
Stoughton 2.3 224 13.8 197 1.9 303
Groveland 2.6 202 27.7 67 1.8 304
Everett 0.2 348 5.1 322 1.7 305
Holland 2.6 197 20.3 128 1.7 306
Tisbury 0.9 309 13.0 205 1.6 307
Southbridge 0.6 322 3.0 340 1.6 308
Oak Bluffs 0.6 324 8.1 276 1.6 309
West Boylston 0.2 349 1.2 350 1.4 310
Kingston 0.9 306 4.8 327 1.4 311
New Salem 0.6 321 1.1 351 1.4 312
Phillipston 6.6 75 26.8 71 1.3 313
West Bridgewater 2.6 206 16.4 167 1.3 314
Norwood 0.8 310 7.7 280 1.2 315
Raynham 1.2 287 5.7 318 1.2 316
Aquinnah 0.7 317 11.3 242 1.2 317
Palmer 3.6 156 11.1 246 1.2 318
Hardwick 5.0 111 12.2 226 1.1 319
Nahant 0.2 341 18.6 146 1.0 320
Richmond 1.3 278 6.8 294 1.0 321
Whitman 0.7 313 10.3 252 1.0 322
North Brookfield 1.7 256 7.6 284 1.0 323
Brookfield 4.2 130 25.4 81 0.8 324
Buckland 0.5 330 2.3 345 0.8 325
Hull 0.4 337 11.7 235 0.8 326
New Braintree 1.6 260 7.6 283 0.7 327
East Bridgewater 1.1 297 6.1 308 0.7 328
Swampscott 0.2 346 6.7 296 0.5 329
Cummington 3.0 175 13.2 202 0.5 330
Clinton 0.2 347 2.7 342 0.5 331
Otis 9.4 32 24.6 84 0.4 332
Lakeville 2.6 205 7.1 290 0.3 333
East Brookfield 2.1 235 19.9 131 0.3 334
Marion 3.9 143 27.9 63 0.3 335
Avon 0.1 350 2.1 346 0.3 336
Longmeadow 2.1 234 21.6 117 0.3 337
Warren 1.2 284 4.3 329 0.2 338
Somerset 0.5 329 5.9 314 0.1 339
Southampton 1.0 298 3.6 337 0.1 340
Berkley 0.6 325 3.6 336 0.1 341
East Longmeadow 0.8 311 6.2 302 0.1 342
Dighton 0.4 334 1.8 347 0.1 343
Acushnet 1.2 288 6.1 307 0.0 344
Auburn 0.8 312 4.9 326 0.0 345
Gosnold 2.9 182 21.6 116 0.0 346
Heath 2.6 199 10.5 251 0.0 347
Millville 0.2 344 4.4 328 0.0 348
Plympton 0.2 343 1.5 348 0.0 349
Rochester 4.4 127 12.3 224 0.0 350
West Stockbridge 1.1 295 5.8 316 0.0 351