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      2,575 acre park within 15 minutes of Boston with great flowy open singletrack, interspersed with some hard climbs, quick downhills and fun technical features. Park spans 5 towns (Stoneham, Melrose, Winchester, Malden and Medford) and is bisected into east Fells and west Fells by Rt 93 which runs north-south through the center of the park. Good riding on both sides.Consult the DCR trail map for areas and trails that are closed to biking (including Sklyine trail -- white blazes in west Fells).

      Trail gets a lot of use by hikers and joggers (both oftentimes with dogs) as well as bikers, so bikers should be extra cautious and give foot traffic the clear right-of-way to preserve amicability among all users of these great trails.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Bear Hill Parking lot (100 Fallon Rd, off Exit 35 Rt. 93) google parking directions
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      Numerous parking areas. One good spot with easy access is the parking lot at Fallon Rd., right off Exit 35 on Rt 93.
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      Stats

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      Trails
      34
      Total Distance
      21 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      2,837 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      273 ft
      Total Vertical
      226 ft
      Reports
      26
      Photos
      5
      Ridden Counter
      458

      Photos of Middlesex Fells Mountain Bike

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      Crystal Spring Trail (Pond St....
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      Sep 3, 2017 @ 7:11pm
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      Crystal Spring Trail (Pond St....
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      Sep 3, 2017 @ 7:09pm
      Sep 3, 2017
      Crystal Spring Trail (Whip Hill...
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