Salem, MA is often connected to the infamous Witch Trials and being the place to be on Halloween, but what many don't know is that Salem offers some seriously good cycling options. Bike Salem — Photo courtesy of miheco/flickr Located just 15 miles northeast of Boston, Salem has a beautiful coastal location on Salem Bay.
For the off road enthusiast, Salem Woods is 160 acres filled with trails that are open for biking. On your ride you can enjoy the diverse natural habitat including marshes, open fields, streams, brooks, and other running water sources. Bird lovers will flip over Thompson's Meadow marsh, another 70 acre site, where you'll find over 150 bird species living within.