Bruce Freeman Rail Trail

Trail Map

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Begins in Chelmsford at the Lowell/Chelmsford line, near Cross Point, passes through Chelmsford Center, and ends at Rt. 225 in Westford. This part of the trail covers a stretch of 6.8 miles.

Parking and Trail Access

Park in a designated area, as many intersecting streets do not allow for on street parking. Designated parking areas in Chelmsford are located at the Old Town Hall, the Municipal Lot, Pond Street and Byam School, after school hours.


   August, 2014 by mwebber89

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Nice Ride

   July, 2014 by beskel

My husband and I (70) rode the trail last weekend. It was beautiful. Flat, clean, well cared for trail. My favorite spot was the pond with beach. We stopped to rest there going and coming. The street crossings were well marked but the cars were travelling more

Great for Beginners

   July, 2014 by jrousseau10

My wife and I took our 5 and 9 year old daughters this weekend and had a great experience. Flat, well maintained, and wide. We never felt unsafe with our 5 year old like we do when we ride on even the slowest city streets. For reference, we started at more