Updated Map with Parking and Restroom locations.

Our trail map is updated with the latest parking and restroom locations. The map can be download here.
The trail is very busy with lots of people enjoying bicycling, walking, rollerblading and running. Please be courteous to other trail users. Keep to the right; pass on the left and use an audible signal when passing. Also, no littering on the trail, please carry out what you bring with you. Trail Etiquette guidelines are listed below.

Authorized parking for the trail is available at the following locations:

Chelmsford Center for the Arts, 1A North Rd. (Rt. 4), Chelmsford
Chelmsford Center Artwalk, Cushing Place, Chelmsford
The municipal lot behind Santander Bank, 5 Billerica Rd (Rt. 129), Chelmsford
Byam School (off school hours), 25 Maple Rd, Chelmsford
Town Land at Heart/Baptist Pond, 2 Pond St., Chelmsford
Across from 1000 Main Street (Rte. 27), Acton
NARA Park off Rte. 27, Acton
At Goulds’ Plaza (behind Donelan’s Supermarket) on Great Road (Rte. 2A), Acton
Patriot Plaza, 179 Great Road across from Pedal Power Bike and Ski, Acton

Restrooms are available at these locations.

Chelmsford Center Artwalk, Cushing Place, Chelmsford (Seasonal)
Town Land at Heart/Baptist Pond, 2 Pond St., Chelmsford (Seasonal)
North Acton Trail Parking lot across from 1000 Main Street (Rte. 27), Acton (Seasonal)
NARA Park off Rte. 27, Acton
At Goulds’ Plaza (behind Donelan’s Supermarket) on Great Road (Rte. 2A), Acton (Seasonal)
Pedal Power Bike and Ski, Acton (during business hours)

Trail Etiquette

Be courteous to other trail users
Stop at ALL stop signs
Bicyclists and skaters should wear safety helmets. State law requires children 16 and younger to wear a helmet while biking.
Keep to the right; pass on the left
Use an audible signal when passing
Look before passing
Bicyclists and skaters yield to pedestrians
Travel at a safe speed
Keep pets on a short leash, remove droppings
When stopping do not block the trail
Obey all traffic control signs and signals
No littering — carry in, carry out
Respect property adjacent to the trail
No motorized vehicles on the trail

 

 

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Download a Phase 1 & 2A Trail Map with Parking Information here (PDF) Phase 1 (6.8 miles) in Lowell, Chelmsford, and Westford and Phase 2A (4.9 miles) in Westford, Carlisle, and Acton are open.

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.

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