October Farm Riverfront

Year Acquired / 2017
Size / 80
Trails / Extensive and varied trail system
Properties / 1

This joint project by The Town of Concord and the Land Trust was completed in December 2016. The property consists of 80 acres of varied terrain and vegetation, and includes a mile of of frontage on the Concord River. The Town owns 33 acres and the Land Trust owns 47 acres. The purchase was made possible thanks to very generous private donations, the residents of Concord, and a grant from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.


bird habitat, wild life, river views

Trail Conditions

both easy and very steep trails, some seasonal flooding

Entrances / parking

Parking area at end of Ball’s Hill Road, off Monument Street.

Explore October Farm Riverfront

The land regulations

Please stay on marked trails

Leave the land as you found it

Do not remove plants, wildlife, stones, or historical artifacts

Carry out litter and dog waste and dispose of properly

Dogs must be under control at all times

Please observe posted restrictions for horses and bicycles

No camping, fires, or hunting (except by special permission)

No alcoholic beverages

No motorized vehicles except to provide ADA access