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Essex Woods

Ride Description

These trails traverse a hilly landscape of mixed forests and wetlands with surprising views and excellent wildlife watching opportunities. A popular spot for fat biking in the winter, and blooming with natural beauty in the summer, Essex Woods offers plenty to explore. The sustainable, purpose built mountain bike trails are suitable for all ages and levels of experience.

Ride Highlights

  •   Views off Essex Street Marsh
  •   Purpose-built MTB Trails
  •   Groomed fat bike trails

Other Information

Direction: Ample parking is located at the end of Watchmaker Street off of Essex Street.


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Ride Stats

Type: Trail
Length: 3 miles
Difficulty: Easy, Moderate
Surface: Unpaved


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