Best trails in Chatham

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Looking for a great trail near Chatham, Massachusetts? AllTrails has 6 great walking trails, kid friendly trails, wildlife 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 Nickerson State Park or Ellisville Harbor State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Scusset Beach State Reservation or West Barnstable Conservation Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Chatham ranging from 0.8 to 3.1 miles and from 6 to 75 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 Chatham
Top trails (6)
#1 - Monomoy Nature Trail
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 31 m
Pets are not allowed on North and South Monomoy islands. On Morris Island, pets must be kept on a short, hand-held leash. Dogs are only allowed on leash from September 16th through April 30th. OtherwiShow more
#2 - Harding's Beach Trail
Chatham, Massachusetts
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 44 m
Harding's Beach Trail is a 1.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chatham, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of actShow more
#3 - Harding Beach Point via Monomoy Nature Trail
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
Pets are not allowed on North and South Monomoy islands. On Morris Island, pets must be kept on a short, hand-held leash. Dogs are only allowed on leash from September 16th through April 30th. OtherwiShow more
#4 - Lighthouse Beach Trail
Chatham, Massachusetts
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 2 m
Lighthouse Beach Trail is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Chatham, Massachusetts that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is prShow more
#5 - Sylvan Garden
Chatham, Massachusetts
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 21 m
Sylvan Garden is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Chatham, Massachusetts that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, anShow more
#6 - Vernal Pool Trail
Chatham, Massachusetts
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 24 m
Vernal Pool Trail is a 0.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Chatham, Massachusetts that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking.Show more