Friends of North Andover Trails is a not-for-profit, community-based organization dedicated to preserving and supporting North Andover's public trail system. Working closely with local conservationists, town representatives and land owners, our members volunteer their time to:

  • Identify new trail opportunities and community projects.
If you would like to join our organization, please join onlinecontact us, or join in person at our next meeting.  To stay informed about volunteer opportunities and local trail news, sign up for our email newsletter or like us on Facebook.

Friends of North Andover Trails operates under the umbrella of the North Andover Improvement Society, a 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1885 and devoted to preserving the natural beauties and history of North Andover.

A draft of the newly updated North Andover Open Space Plan is now available.

Guided Hike and Trail Grand Opening at Boston Hill, June 15, 2014

January Monthly Group Meeting

Date:  Wednesday, January 28th, 2014, 6:00PM

Location: 113 Andover St

Discussion of projects and events.

New members are always encouraged to attend.

Guided Hike: Foster Farm

Date:  Sunday, December 14, 2014, 1:00PM

Location:   150 Boxford St, North Andover, MA

We'll meet at Foster Farm athletic fields on Boxford St, and depart at 1pm. 

Our walks are free and family friendly, and will take about two hours.  Heavy rain cancels.  Dogs must be leashed.

What's New on FONAT.ORG

We're always updating our maps on the Trail Maps page.  The following maps have been recently added or updated.

Town Farm Forest &
Farnsworth Reservation
(2.3 MB PDF)

Boston Hill
(3.8 MB PDF)