Last Friday, the MRTA  crew got out and took down the invasive shrubs and pulled out the debris that lines the hillside along the trail. The neighbors along the trail have been putting in little gardens transforming the edge of the trail from something ugly into something productive. And the Methuen Rail Trail Alliance is…


Macy’s Loves Parks! Heart Your ParkMacy’s and Macy’s customers are showing their love for community parks March 7 – 31, 2014. National Recreation and Park Association is partnering with Macy’s on a national program through nearly 700 Macy’s stores where donations will support a community park chosen by each individual store – with Macy’s offering…


Great day on the trail yesterday…. perfect weather, great mood, lots of fun and goodies… A. Pinto, Anna Pinto, Bob Joubert all participated in the entire run – but it looks like Harry and Danny Banks were the big winners.


Methuen Rail Trail Extravaganza Saturday 9/28 8:30am – 9:30am & 10:00am – 2:00pm Railroad St, Methuen The Methuen Rail Trail Alliance is sponsoring a day of free, family fun along the Methuen Rail Trail! 8:30 –  Start the day with a no frills, 2.5-mile race along the trail that will take runners through the bird…


Mower donation

Thanks to Ross Parker we have a new used mower. We have accepted a lot of used push mowers in the past, this is our first working ride on. Jim Christie has been our iron man walking up and down the shoulders of the trail. Now he will get to ride. Thanks Ross!….many many thanks…


The MSPCA’s Walk for Animals was a great success for the Methuen Rail Trail. This was the 1st year they have held it at the Nevins Farm allowing folks to walk their pooches on the Methuen Rail Trail, first as a parade, and then more loosely spaced out normal walking pace. Everyone had a good…