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Carol Getchell Trail
Welcome to Carol Getchell Trail
This trail was conceived in the mid-90s and was dedicated in 2001 in memory of Carol J. Getchell, the principal of the Stapleton School and an early proponent of the trail.

Maps
Color Map of Getchell Trail
Black & White Map Getchell Trail
Getchell Entrance
Trails
Running along the west side of the Sudbury River from the Old Danforth Street Bridge to Little Farms Road, the trail features:
  • Boardwalk over wetlands
  • Benches
  • Wonderful views of the river

Access
Paths from both Stapleton and Cameron Schools connect to the trail for easy nature study. The ample parking lot at the end of Little Farms Road also has an excellent canoe launch site that is managed by the Public Access Board.

Town of Framingham
150 Concord St.
Framingham, MA 01702
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