Organization

Friends of the Bourne Rail Trail

Joined in April 2018

About Us

The Friends of the Bourne of the Rail Trail is a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life in Bourne through the development of a rail-trail which will directly connect the Shining Sea Bikeway in Falmouth with the Cape Cod Canal Path in Bourne and Sandwich. By developing the Trail, the Friends aim to: 


  • Improve the quality of life in Bourne for Bourne residents; 
  • Provide recreation opportunities for residents and visitors of all ages; 
  • Support local businesses and economic development;
  • Create a safe route for kids to walk, skate, and bike to school; 
  • Ensure that Bourne is part of the growing Cape- and statewide trail network;
  • Utilize the publicly owned Falmouth Secondary Line to serve a public purpose; 


The Friends of the Bourne of the Rail Trail is a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life in Bourne through the development of a rail-trail which will directly connect the Shining Sea Bikeway in…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Community Development
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Transportation

Location

314 Barlows Landing Road, P.O. Box 774, Bourne, MA 02559