Trails Near Amherst

There are many opportunities for hiking in towns near Amherst. Trail maps usually found by searching online, and some resource links are listed below. 
Milford  Trails are well marked. Maps and information kept current.
  • Sheldrick Forest, a Nature Conservancy property, good maps and trails.  Sorry, no dogs.
  • Heald Forest, a large, well managed SPNHF area adjoining Sheldrick Forest.  Many trails for all-season use.