close
3D
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Only show trails with NO bikes.
enable

Save the current map location and zoom level as your default home location whenever this page is loaded.

Save
      This property is mostly uplands, bounded by old New England stone walls. It abuts Cameron Woods and provides access to over 250 acres of town-owned open space.

      While there is a trailhead at Winter Street, it is best to enter at the Cameron Woods Yellow Trail on Sylvan Street and connect to the Phipps Trail at its eastern end. From Sylvan Way, the trail goes steeply up a short hill, meanders south and down a towards Winter Street. There are a number of rather wide road-like spurs off this trail that you are welcome to walk, but eventually they lead to private property. Follow the signs to stay on the main trail. It is well-marked and the portion on Phipps Woods is only 0.3 miles.

      The trail connects to a large network of trails in Cameron Woods, the Town Forest, and (by crossing Winter Street) Whitehall State Park. There are two entrances to the state park via spur trails to Winter Street: one is 0.2 miles south of the Winter Street trailhead, and the other is 0.2 miles north of the Sylvan Way trailhead. Both entrances have parking for a couple of cars, and both take you to nice views of the lake.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Conservation Reserve
      Land Manager: Hopkinton Area Land Trust
      Access Info:
      The main entrance to the trail is on Winter Street and marked with a sign (whose trail name is currently missing), but since there is no parking and Winter Street is narrow and dangerous to walk on, it is better to enter at the Sylvan Way trailhead to Cameron Woods. Park on the grass in front of the sign.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open

      Stats

      Trails (view details)
      1
      Trails Mountain Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      1
      Trails Trail Running
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      1,165 ft
      Total Descent Distance
      1,004 ft
      Total Descent
      78 ft
      Total Vertical
      78 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      461 ft
      Ridden Counter
      2

      Popular Phipps Woods Mountain Biking Trails

      statustitledifficultyrating
      Orange Trail 2

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 0 rides

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1099890bruceriouxupdatetrailPhipps Woods
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 2:34pm
      Nov 12, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Cameron Woods 1 160.3 km
      Whitehall State Park 6 60.7 km
      Whitehall Conservation Area 50.8 km
      Ora Cheney Conservation Area1.4 km
      Whitehall Woods 3 41.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike11,165 ft79 ft1,004 ft79 ft
      #12,126#5,08513
      Hike11,165 ft79 ft1,004 ft79 ft
      #11,137#5,00011
      Trail Running11,165 ft79 ft1,004 ft79 ft
      #11,071#4,934
      Snowshoe11,165 ft79 ft1,004 ft79 ft
      #813#458
      • By brucerioux QC NEMBA WACH NEMBA BVNEMBA Region & contributors
      • Admins: BVNEMBA Region, BVNEMBA Admins, brucerioux, BVNEMBA HALT
      • #33000 - 254 views

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for Phipps Woods.
      You must login to download files.