Best Trails Near Newburyport MA

Newburyport has 18 trails in the vicinity, including 12 hiking trails and 5 for mountain biking. These trails range from 0 to 22 miles in length. The longest trail in Newburyport is Newbury Ramble Ride a well-known trail measuring 22 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Maudslay State Park, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge at Plum Island and Newbury Ramble Ride. Trails.com member Pieter V. recently completed Maudslay State Park.

More information on the best trails in Newburyport can be found below.
  • Maudslay State Park

    2 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    This flat loop around a 480-acre park begins with a visit to the ruins of a historic mansion, with commanding views of the Merrimack River and stunning summer flower blooms. The path then traces ...
    •  1.5-2 hours
    •  3.9 miles
    •  Guide

    This flat loop around a 480-acre park begins with a visit to the ruins of a historic mansion, with commanding views of the ...

  • Maudslay State Park

    1 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    The town of Newburyport, 35 miles north of Boston on the North Shore. The terrain is relatively flat, with regular short climbs and descents. Watch for pedestrians and horseback riders, especially ...
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    The town of Newburyport, 35 miles north of Boston on the North Shore. The terrain is relatively flat, with regular short ...

  • Parker River National Wildlife Refuge at Plum Island

    1 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Plum Island is a premier destination for birding in the Northeast.
    •  1 hour
    •  1.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Plum Island is a premier destination for birding in the Northeast.

  • Hellcat Interpretive Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    The most famous bird-watching destination in New England, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge is comprised of 4662 acres of diverse seacoast habitats including sprawling sand beaches, everchanging ...
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    The most famous bird-watching destination in New England, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge is comprised of 4662 acres ...

  • Maudslay State Park Hike

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    •  3 hours
    •  3.92 miles
    •  Guide

  • Maudslay State Park

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Right outside the seafaring town of Newburyport, Maudslay State Park encompasses a vast stretch of forest and rolling meadows high above the Merrimack River that has served as mansion grounds ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Right outside the seafaring town of Newburyport, Maudslay State Park encompasses a vast stretch of forest and rolling meadows ...

  • Plum Island State Park: Sandy Point Loop

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    Newburyport, MA

    Walking along dunes and beach, you’ll have scenic ocean and marsh views throughout most of this route. Perhaps the most remarkable feature is that after driving 6 miles down a dirt and gravel ...
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Walking along dunes and beach, you’ll have scenic ocean and marsh views throughout most of this route. Perhaps the most remarkable ...

  • Newbury Ramble Ride

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    The Newbury Ramble takes you exploring among the broad salt marshes, prosperous farmland, and gracious estates just inland from the coast south of Newburyport. You’ll pass imposing mansions built ...
    •  22 miles
    •  Guide

    The Newbury Ramble takes you exploring among the broad salt marshes, prosperous farmland, and gracious estates just inland ...

  • Hedge Drive Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    A manicured nineteenth-century estate with raised-bed gardens, frontage on the Merrimack River, hedgerows, and arbors. The two Maudsley State Park walks in this book are clockwise loops around ...
    •  45 - 60 minutes
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A manicured nineteenth-century estate with raised-bed gardens, frontage on the Merrimack River, hedgerows, and arbors. The ...

  • River and Pond Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Century-old paths on a former estate take in field, forest, the wide Merrimack River, and a secluded spring-fed pond. Maudslay State Park offers you a look at a legacy from the past, with landscaping, ...
    •  1.25 hours
    •  1.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Century-old paths on a former estate take in field, forest, the wide Merrimack River, and a secluded spring-fed pond. Maudslay ...

  • Hellcat Dunes Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    This boardwalk trail explores barrier island dunes in all stages, from secondary sand dunes sheltering shrubs and pines to primary (oceanfront) dunes with low-growing plant life. The Hellcat ...
    •  20 minutes
    •  0.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This boardwalk trail explores barrier island dunes in all stages, from secondary sand dunes sheltering shrubs and pines to ...

  • Hellcat Freshwater Marsh Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    A boardwalk loop through a beach plum orchard and freshwater marsh on the Parker River, alive with migrating birds and waterfowl. Plum Island Sound is fed by four rivers, including the Parker ...
    •  45 minutes
    •  0.7 miles
    •  Guide

    A boardwalk loop through a beach plum orchard and freshwater marsh on the Parker River, alive with migrating birds and waterfowl. ...

  • Pines Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    A spacious pitch pine grove on a knoll overlooking wetlands of the Parker River tidal estuary. This is a wonderful, open location. Yellowlegs, sandpipers, Canada geese, and other water birds ...
    •  15 minutes
    •  0.3 miles
    •  Guide

    A spacious pitch pine grove on a knoll overlooking wetlands of the Parker River tidal estuary. This is a wonderful, open ...

  • Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    South of Newburyport. Short nature trails explore the various habitats and offer refuge overlooks. When open, the beach offers 6.5 miles of uninterrupted strolling. Special attractions: Nesting ...
    •  6.5 miles
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    South of Newburyport. Short nature trails explore the various habitats and offer refuge overlooks. When open, the beach ...

  • Clipper City Rail Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Clipper City Rail Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 26 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  1.1 miles

    Clipper City Rail Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 26 ...

  • Connection Path

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Connection Path is a hiking and biking trail in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It is 108 feet long and begins at 30 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  0.0 miles

    Connection Path is a hiking and biking trail in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It is 108 feet long and begins at 30 feet altitude. ...

  • Cooper North Pasture Conservation Area Nature Trail

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Cooper North Pasture Conservation Area Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 27 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles ...
    •  0.8 miles

    Cooper North Pasture Conservation Area Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It is 0.8 miles long ...

  • Maudslay State Park

    0 Reviews

    Newburyport, MA

    Maudslay State Park offers a relaxing place to ride with a number of natural sights not found in other parts of the state. The American bald eagle nests here during the winter months. A portion ...
    •  3.1 miles
    •  Guide

    Maudslay State Park offers a relaxing place to ride with a number of natural sights not found in other parts of the state. ...