Enjoy Winter Activities on the Trail

Winter is a great time to visit Phase 1 (Lowell, Chelmsford, and Westford) of the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail. The trail is NOT plowed in the winter but is open for winter activities including snowshoeing and cross country skiing when snow covered.  Motorized vehicles such as snowmobiles and ATV’s are NOT allowed on the trail at any time.  If these vehicles are seen on the trail, please call the local Police Department Non-Emergency number to report this activity.

2011 - Cross country skiers enjoying Phase 1 of the trail.

2011 – Cross country skiers enjoying Phase 1 of the trail.

2011 - Snowshoeing on the trail.

2011 – Snowshoeing on the trail.

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View maps for the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail
Download a Phase 1 Trail Map with Parking Information here (PDF) Phase 1 is in Lowell, Chelmsford, and Westford.

Download a Phase 2C Trail Map (PDF) Note: Phase 2C in Concord is not complete. For safety purposes, using the trail is prohibited until construction is completed.