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      The Maple Swamp conservation lands consist of 500 acres of upland property that are composed of 25 different parcels. Located on the Service Road between exits 3 and 4, Maple Swamps’ vast 500 acre property also has some of the most diverse topography on Cape Cod. Ranching from 40 feet above sea level to 250 feet above sea level, Maple Swamp has spectacular views north across Cape Cod Bay to Provincetown and south to Vineyard Sound. Vegetation on the property includes oaks, pines, holly, hickory and maple trees.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      AKA: Maple Swamp
      Land Status: City Managed
      Land Manager: Town of Sandwich
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      The main parking lot is located off of the Service Road between exit 3 and 4. The second large parking lot is at 94 Popple Bottom Road, it is a water tower and offers easier access to the southern part of Maple Swamp.
      Disclaimer:
      Mountain bikers must remain on the designated mountain bike trails. Mountain biking is prohibited on "Jacob's Ladder (Lower)", "Jacob's Ladder (Upper)", "Ridgeway Trail", "West South Hill Trail", and "Tarragon Trail".
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      Region Details
      • 17
      • 24
      • 27
      • 20

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 9, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      95
      Trails Mountain Bike
      88
      Trails Horse
      17
      Trails Hike
      95
      Trails Trail Running
      95
      Trails Snowshoe
      94
      Total Distance
      37 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      3,811 ft
      Total Vertical
      190 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      249 ft
      Reports
      437
      Photos
      77
      Ridden Counter
      7,733

      Photos of Maple Swamp Conservation Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Nye Cart Path
      30 |
      Jun 24, 2023 @ 8:55am
      Jun 24, 2023
      trail: Jazz
      21 |
      Jun 21, 2023 @ 4:09am
      Jun 21, 2023
      trail: Tee Pee
      31 |
      Mar 19, 2023 @ 9:51am
      Mar 19, 2023
      trail: Blueridge
      39 |
      Mar 8, 2023 @ 7:18am
      Mar 8, 2023
      trail: Tee Pee
      30 |
      Mar 8, 2023 @ 7:15am
      Mar 8, 2023
      trail: Blueridge
      52 |
      Dec 10, 2022 @ 7:14am
      Dec 10, 2022
      trail: Blueridge
      58 |
      Dec 10, 2022 @ 7:14am
      Dec 10, 2022
      trail: Sasquatch
      46 |
      Nov 26, 2022 @ 9:15am
      Nov 26, 2022

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      Platesandscrews55addreportactivity #50991027 and 5 more
      Apr 9, 2024 @ 6:09pm
      Apr 9, 2024
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      Apr 7, 2024 @ 7:49am
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      Mar 26, 2024 @ 3:06pm
      Mar 26, 2024
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      Mar 20, 2024 @ 6:47am
      Mar 20, 2024
      jonway80addreportactivity #50084007 and 8 more
      Mar 16, 2024 @ 10:15am
      Mar 16, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      Mtbiker1953reportSasquatchThis was cut n cleared when The End is Nye one...
      Feb 5, 2024 @ 4:31pm
      Feb 5, 2024
      dlafrenierereportThe End Is NyeWe should discuss the trailforks changes...
      Feb 4, 2024 @ 2:06pm
      Feb 4, 2024
      Mtbiker1953reportThe End Is NyeThis tree has been cut n cleared. The NEW...
      Feb 4, 2024 @ 1:27pm
      Feb 4, 2024
      dlafrenierereportHome From The ForestDid you attach a pic?
      Jan 14, 2024 @ 6:44pm
      Jan 14, 2024
      dlafrenierereportTupper TrailPruned!
      Nov 14, 2023 @ 8:38am
      Nov 14, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Oak Ridge 6 5 31 km
      Old Sandwich Game Farm WMA 32 51.5 km
      West Barnstable Conservation Area (WBCA) 34 42 10 21.9 km
      Green Briar / Pine Hill 2 102.4 km
      Discovery Hill Conservation Land 5 15 15 22.5 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8835 miles3,497 ft14 miles190 ft
      #4,850#2,170634353955
      Horse179 miles522 ft3 miles148 ft
      #1,54962
      Hike9537 miles3,812 ft15 miles190 ft
      #4,094#2,04411437331
      Trail Running9537 miles3,812 ft15 miles190 ft
      #4,115#2,0511437317
      Snowshoe9437 miles3,812 ft15 miles190 ft
      #240#1441531
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