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48 mi 78 km of trail 4 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 51 Trails Intermediate Trails 16 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Merrimack Valley - 4

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Favorite View towards Boston.
Intermediate

Ward Reservation

3.5 mi 5.7 km 227' Up 69.24 m Up 225' Down 68.67 m Down

Andover, MA
Favorite Hard to miss landmark in Harold Parker.
Easy

Brackett Pond Loop

3.7 mi 6.0 km 208' Up 63.28 m Up 208' Down 63.46 m Down

North R…, MA
Favorite View towards Boston.
Intermediate

Boston Hill Loop

3.1 mi 5.1 km 428' Up 130.56 m Up 425' Down 129.42 m Down

Andover, MA
Favorite A frozen Salem Pond provides a pleasant sight from Upper Salem Pond Road.
Intermediate

Bradford Pond Rd - Salem Pond Rd Loop

3.2 mi 5.2 km 114' Up 34.72 m Up 114' Down 34.68 m Down

Andover, MA

Trails in Merrimack Valley - 63

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1Concord River Trail
Intermediate
Carlisle, MA
Intermediate
Carlisle, MA
0.9 mi 1.5 km #2Gibbet Hill Trail
Intermediate
Groton, MA
Intermediate
Groton, MA
1.7 mi 2.7 km #3Two Brothers Trail
Intermediate
Littleton Common, MA
Intermediate
Littleton Common, MA
0.9 mi 1.5 km #4Litchfield Loop
Easy
Carlisle, MA
Easy
Carlisle, MA
0.8 mi 1.2 km #5Deer Run
Intermediate
Carlisle, MA
Intermediate
Carlisle, MA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #6The Dipper
Easy
Andover, MA
Easy
Andover, MA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #7Bates Farm Trail
Easy
Carlisle, MA
Easy
Carlisle, MA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #8Tophet Loop East
Easy/Intermediate
Carlisle, MA
Easy/Intermediate
Carlisle, MA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #9Development Trail
Intermediate
Hollis, NH
Intermediate
Hollis, NH
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10East Richardson Preserve
Easy
Dracut, MA
Easy
Dracut, MA
0.8 mi 1.2 km #11Rail Trail
Easy
Westford, MA
Easy
Westford, MA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #12Yellow Dot Trail
Intermediate
Hollis, NH
Intermediate
Hollis, NH
1.7 mi 2.8 km #13Bradford Pond Rd
Intermediate
North Reading, MA
Intermediate
North Reading, MA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #14Salem Pond Rd
Intermediate
North Reading, MA
Intermediate
North Reading, MA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #15Berry Pond Road
Easy
North Reading, MA
Easy
North Reading, MA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #16Upper Salem Pond Rd
Easy
North Reading, MA
Easy
North Reading, MA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #17Rt. 3 Overlook Trail
Intermediate
Billerica, MA
Intermediate
Billerica, MA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #18Gate 12 - A25
Intermediate
North Reading, MA
Intermediate
North Reading, MA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #19Forest Ridge
Easy
Billerica, MA
Easy
Billerica, MA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #20A10 - A11
Easy
North Reading, MA
Easy
North Reading, MA

Photos of Merrimack Valley - 32

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View towards Boston.
Oct 25, 2016 near Andover, MA
An old stone wall that incorporated a massive rock that had been there a very long time.
May 26, 2019 near Carlisle, MA
Northern tip of trail next to water.
May 26, 2019 near Carlisle, MA
A frozen Salem Pond provides a pleasant sight from Upper Salem Pond Road.
Mar 18, 2017 near North R…, MA
Looking towards Boston
Oct 23, 2019 near Andover, MA
No New England trail would be complete without a stone wall crossing. This is a fairly easy one on Upper Owl.
Oct 26, 2018 near Billerica, MA
Just a nice trail
Oct 26, 2018 near Billerica, MA
Bancroft Tower, one of the coolest things I've found while hiking. Absolutely awesome.
Mar 2, 2018 near Groton, MA