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      1777 acre site of forest land, wetland area and agricultural land containing hiking and biking trails, birdwatching and other wildlife viewing and hunting.The trail is a 4.7 mile hike which has abundant wildlife. Along this trail are tiny ponds with nesting boxes which provide housing for the wood ducks. Hikers are actually walking in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. A wildlife marsh attracts waterfowl, furbearers such as muskrat, and other wetland dependent birds. Buck Hill Management Area Benson Mountain Trail, with access to the North South Trail (77-mile trail that crosses the entire state of Rhode Island), has difficult inclines and rocky trails.
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Forest
      Land Manager: RI DEM
      Buck Hill Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Buck Hill Road, Chepachet, RI 02892
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      Region Details
      • 13
      • 2
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      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 3, 2021
      Local Trail Association

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      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      18
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      15
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      844 ft
      Total Vertical
      197 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      776 ft
      Reports
      10
      Ridden Counter
      325

      Videos of Buck Hill Management Area Mountain Bike

      Mountain Biking Buck Hill Management Area

      4:48 | 219 | Jul 22, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Buck Hill Pond Dam Trail
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 11:20am
      Jul 12, 2022
      Very DryHike Nickf1985
      Benson Mountain Trial South West
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 11:20am
      Jul 12, 2022
      Very DryHike Nickf1985
      Mid Star Cutoff
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 11:20am
      Jul 12, 2022
      Very DryHike OvergrownNickf1985
      Border Trail
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 11:20am
      Jul 12, 2022
      IdealHike Nickf1985
      Yellow Dot / Benson South
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 11:20am
      Jul 12, 2022
      Very DryHike Nickf1985
      Yellow Dot
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 4:07am
      Oct 3, 2021
      VariableA little wet, to be expectedAreadinghobo
      North South Buck Hill N
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 4:07am
      Oct 3, 2021
      VariableLots of downed trees and limbsAreadinghobo
      North South Trail Buck Hill S
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 4:07am
      Oct 3, 2021
      UnknownFrequent Downed treesAreadinghobo

      Activity Feed

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      user #3142547PatrickmSWeRfriddentrailNorth South Buck Hill N and 2 more
      Aug 13, 2022 @ 4:23pm
      Aug 13, 2022
      user #3092738Nickf1985commenttrailMid Star Cutoff
      Jul 14, 2022 @ 5:22pm
      Jul 14, 2022
      user #3092738Nickf1985addreportBuck Hill Pond Dam Trail and 4 more
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 9:14pm
      Jul 12, 2022
      user #1481746gbtourupdatetrailStar Road NW
      Mar 11, 2022 @ 12:21pm
      Mar 11, 2022
      user #1481746gbtourcommenttrailStar Road NW
      Mar 11, 2022 @ 12:18pm
      Mar 11, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3092738Nickf1985trailMid Star CutoffVery over grown with waist high grass, could...
      Jul 14, 2022 @ 5:22pm
      Jul 14, 2022
      user #1481746gbtourtrailStar Road NWThis isn't a trai, it's a goddamn river. ...
      Mar 11, 2022 @ 12:18pm
      Mar 11, 2022
      user #2337229QuiveringfishtrailBorder TrailThis trail is about an atv wide and has a...
      Jul 22, 2021 @ 8:24pm
      Jul 22, 2021
      user #2276420DpignolettrailNorth South Trail Buck Hill SMore hike a bike
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 7:10pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      user #2276420DpignolettrailNorth South Buck Hill NLots of hike a bike
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 7:10pm
      Jul 6, 2020

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1914 miles843 ft5 miles197 ft
      #10,092#4,2501085
      Hike1914 miles843 ft5 miles197 ft
      #9,041#4,0991027
      Trail Running1914 miles843 ft5 miles197 ft
      #9,020#4,073101
      Snowmobile12 miles85 ft3,054 ft95 ft
      Snowshoe1812 miles761 ft5 miles197 ft
      #538#302
      Backcountry Ski11,191 ft7 ft581 ft7 ft
      Nordic Ski1512 miles751 ft5 miles184 ft
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