Eliza Little Walking Trail

Newbury , Massachusetts

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A pastoral walk across old farmland from a seventeenth-century farmhouse to the Merrimack estuary. The Eliza Little Walking Trail is part of the 170-mile Bay Circuit Walking Trail, which makes a half circle from Kingston Bay to Plum Island around greater Boston. The circuit, first proposed in 1929, now passes through fifty cities and towns, connecting more than seventy-nine protected sites such as this. Special Features: working farm since 1635, part of the Bay Circuit Walking Trail, and historical farmhouse tours, educational programs, and gift shop.
Nature Walks along the Seacoast: Massachusetts, New Hampshire, & Maine

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Nature Walks along the Seacoast: Massachusetts, New Hampshire, & Maine

by Julia Older & Steve Sherman (Appalachian Mountain Club Books)

A pastoral walk across old farmland from a seventeenth-century farmhouse to the Merrimack estuary. The Eliza Little Walking Trail is part of the 170-mile Bay Circuit Walking Trail, which makes a half circle from Kingston Bay to Plum Island around greater Boston.

The circuit, first proposed in 1929, now passes through fifty cities and towns, connecting more than seventy-nine protected sites such as this. Special Features: working farm since 1635, part of the Bay Circuit Walking Trail, and historical farmhouse tours, educational programs, and gift shop.

©  Julia Older & Steve Sherman/Appalachian Mountain Club Books. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Walking
Nearby City: Newbury
Distance: 1
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Skill Level: Easy
Duration: 45 minutes
Season: Best spring through fall
Local Contacts: Spencer - Peirce - Little Farm
Driving Directions: Directions to Eliza Little Walking Trail

Recent Trail Reviews

7/9/2017
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A nice short nature walk that would be a great accompaniment to other activities in the area (e.g., Parker River National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters, Joppa Flats Audubon Center, Plum Island, downtown Newburyport).



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Apr 2018