Depot Rail Trail Phase 2 Construction Notice
Depot Rail Trail Phase 2 Construction Notice: We are pleased to announce that the Phase 2 Depot Rail Trail Restoration and Improvements will begin in May 2018. The primary aspet of this work is to place a new crushed stone surface on the entire trail. The Rail Trail will have to be closed for 4 days in May to allow for this work to be completed. Watch for dates of work to be posted on this page when known.
DEPOT RAIL TRAIL is a 2 mile walking trail along an abandoned railroad bed that once provided rail service to downtown Spencer. It runs from South Spencer Road to Chestnut Street. There is a trail designated parking area is at the southwest trailhead (65 S. Spencer Rd) just before the railroad bridge and Lyford Road. Also, public parking in the Elm Street downtown parking lot is within 2 blocks northeast of the Chestnut Street trailhead. Click here for a Spencer Trails and Recreational Map
LINKS TO BEAUTIFUL SCENIC & 2016 PHASE 1 CONSTRUCTION PHOTOS