Dogtown Loop Trail to Briar Swamp

MODERATE 72 reviews

Dogtown Loop Trail to Briar Swamp is a 6.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Gloucester, Massachusetts that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until December. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
6.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
583 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dog friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

cross country skiing

forest

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

rocky

mountain biking
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1 month ago

Awesome! Loved the rocks!

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2 months ago

We did the orange trail from Dogtown Square to Raccoon Ledge and then around Babson Boulder. ~4 miles. Very buggy so bring the bug spray, have never seen so many caterpillars!

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6 months ago

Trails markings can be confusing. Maps are available at trailhead parking area.

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