Kenrick Woods Conservation Area

Acres: 46 Total Trail Length: 1 mile Parking: 35 Namequoit Road, Orleans Conservation History and Importance: Between 2002 and 2007, the Town of Orleans acquired three contiguous parcels totaling 46 acres of woodland between John Kenrick Road, Route 28, and Namequoit Road for conservation and recreation purposes. These parcels are collectively […] Read more »

Baker’s Pond Conservation Area

Acres: 35+ (Between Orleans and Brewster) Total Trail Length: Varies depending on loop – up to 3 miles Parking: 80 Baker’s Pond Road, Orleans Conservation History and Importance: The Town of Orleans acquired several parcels, formerly part of the Corrigan property, in 1988 for conservation, open space, and recreation purposes.  The property […] Read more »

Meadow Bog Conservation Area

Acres: 11 Total Trail Length: less than a mile Parking: 174 Quanset Road, South Orleans Conservation History and Importance: The Meadow Bog Pond Conservation Area in South Orleans comprises two acquisitions: a 1993 gift by Rachia Heyelman of 1.8 acres and a joint purchase of 6.6 acres in 2006 by […] Read more »

Twinings Pond Conservation Area

Acres: 31 Total Trail Length: 1 mile Parking: 135 Quanset Road, South Orleans Conservation History and Importance: In 1993 and 1994, Peter and Ruth Fleck generously gifted two parcels of land totaling 23 acres north and east of Twinings Pond in South Orleans. When Peter and Ruth passed away, the […] Read more »