Best trails in Acton

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Looking for a great trail near Acton, Massachusetts? AllTrails has 17 great hiking trails, running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Whitehall State Park or Great Brook Farm State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Blue Hills Reservation or Watatic Mountain State Wildlife Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 15 easy trails in Acton ranging from 0.9 to 3.3 miles and from 164 to 344 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Acton
Top trails (17)
#1 - Spring Hill Yellow and Blue Loop Trail
Nashoba Brook Conserv Area
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
Spring Hill Yellow and Blue Loop Trail is a 3.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers Show more
#2 - Great HIll Conservation Area
Great Hill Recreation Area
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 52 m
Great HIll Conservation Area is a 1.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features a lake. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hikingShow more
#3 - Nagog Hill Yellow, Red, and Blue Trail
Nagog Hill Conservation Area
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 44 m
Nagog Hill Conservation Area consists of a 2 mile loop around Nagog Hill and 1 mile loop around Grassy Pond. An easy walk that takes you through meadows, woods and streams.Show more
#4 - Pratt's Brook Conservation Area
Acton, Massachusetts
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 38 m
A nice 1.3 mile loop in Acton. A very quiet trail perfect for the family or a hike with the dogs. Show more
#5 - Arboretum Main Loop (Yellow)
Acton, Massachusetts
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 33 m
Arboretum Main Loop (Yellow) is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activiShow more
#6 - Wills Hole Conservation Land and Nara Park Loop
Nara Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Willis Hole Conservation Land and Nara Park Loop is a 2.5 mile loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#7 - Spring Hill Yellow Loop
Spring Hill Conservation Area
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 12 m
Spring Hill Yellow Loop is a 2.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#8 - Nashoba Brook and Spring Hill Yellow Loop
Spring Hill Conservation Area
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
Nashoba Brook and Spring Hill Yellow Loop is a 3.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The traShow more
#9 - Jenks Conservation Land
Acton, Massachusetts
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 34 m
Jenks Conservation Land is a 1.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number oShow more
#10 - Grassy Pond Yellow Trail Loop
Grassy Pond Conservation Area
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 30 m
Grassy Pond Yellow Trail Loop is a 1.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Acton, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilShow more
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