Best trails in Essex

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Explore the most popular trails near Essex with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Essex
Top trails (4)
#1 - Homestead Trail
Millstone Hill Conservation Area
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 2 m
Homestead Trail is a 2.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Essex, Massachusetts that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and offers a numbeShow more
#2 - Homestead and Bear's Den Trail
Millstone Hill Conservation Area
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
Homestead and Bear's Den Trail is a 2.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Essex, Massachusetts that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderate and offers Show more
#3 - Beaverdam Hill and Morse Hill Loop
Essex, Massachusetts
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
Beaverdam Hill and Morse Hill Loop is a 3.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Essex, Massachusetts that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, Show more
#4 - Agassiz Rock Trail [CLOSED]
Millstone Hill Conservation Area
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 22 m
Note: This trail is currently closed due to COVID-19.Show more