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      Fun challenging trails. Not a lot of miles but the trails do a good job of making the most of the limited space. Also known as High Rock Forest.

      Some of the forest's trails are marked with tiny birdhouses the roofs of which are colored green, red, yellow, blue or white to indicate which trail you're on. There are also colored blazes on many trees that supplement the birdhouses. A map of the forest is located on the signboard at the parking area and copies are available at the Needham Town Hall.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: high rock town forest, high rock,
      Needham Town Forest Parking google parking directions
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      Open on Sep 15, 2018

      Stats

      Global Ranking
      #4,787
      State Ranking
      #52
      Trails
      17
      Trails Mountain Bike
      17
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      17
      Total Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      1,477 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      261 ft
      Total Vertical
      158 ft
      Reports
      8
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      390

      Photos of Needham Town Forest Mountain Bike

      5 |
      Oct 31, 2018 @ 10:00am
      Oct 31, 2018
      Stranger Danger, Needham
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      Videos of Needham Town Forest Mountain Bike

      Needham Town Forest
      157 | Nov 2, 2016
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      Needham Town Forest Mountain Bike Routes

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      Needham Town Forest Loop
      7 miles

      Recent Activity

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      user #1030793dwal25addridelogNov 18, 2018 ride log
      Nov 18, 2018 @ 12:28pm
      12 mins
      user #1110778dmo74addridelogNov 14, 2018 ride log
      Nov 14, 2018 @ 8:05am
      Nov 14, 2018
      user #1608441dfilipskiaddridelogNov 4, 2018 ride log
      Nov 4, 2018 @ 8:50am
      Nov 4, 2018
      user #1627242Jclev19addridelogNov 1, 2018 ride log
      Nov 1, 2018 @ 5:36am
      Nov 1, 2018
      user #1633716pink-benchaddphoto at Stranger Danger in Needham, Massachusetts, United States
      Oct 31, 2018 @ 10:01am
      Oct 31, 2018
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      Fork Factory Brook Reservation 1 14.8 km
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