Central Massachusetts has lots of fresh-water fishing locations
107 Wallum Lake Road Douglas, MA Phone: 508-476-7872
Popular state forest on lake with many activities: water sports; horseback riding; hiking trails
See full description of Douglas State Forest.
7 Industrial Park Road West Sturbridge, MA Phone: 508-347-9316
Swimming, fishing, & picnicking next to reservoir. Boat ramps. Wheelchair access
See full description of Streeter Point Recreation Area .
289 Pearl Street Gardner, MA Phone: 508-632-7897
Water sports on pond; walking trails; Nordic skiing and ice skating. Fully wheelchair accessible
See full description of Dunn State Park.
Route 20 and East Brimfield Holland Road East Brimfield, MA Phone:
Lakeview Avenue West Brookfield, MA Phone:
164 Cedar Street Hopkinton, MA, 01748 Phone: 508-435-4303
Located on a reservoir; activities include water sports, hiking, picnicking, skiing and snowmobiling. Boat ramp
See full description of Hopkinton State Park.
86 Winchendon Road Baldwinville, MA Phone: 508-939-8962
Camping, water sports, hiking
Season & Hours: May through October; campground office hours are 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Swimming is permitted in designated areas only from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
See full description of Otter State Park.
West Street Petersham, MA Phone: 978-544-3939
Good for fishing, walking, and nature viewing. No pets allowed.
See full description of Federated Women’s Club State Forest.