Snowmobiling is the hard-core winter snow sport, requiring sophisticated equipment and extensive trails. Massachusetts and other New England states have many snowmobiling clubs that maintain trails and welcome newcomers.
69 Blue Hill RoadMonterey, MA, 01245Phone: 413-528-0904
Snowmobiling at Beartown State Forest is permitted, provided there's just been a good snowstorm; 4 inches of hard-packed snow is required for this activity. Glide through the glistening snow and take in nature's beauty! - Trail Map (PDF)
This 7,882-acre forest allows offers snowmobiling on 35 miles of trails, if snow conditions allow. Interior roads are in bad shape. All trash must be carried out. Parking is at King Corner garage on Route 8A. Alcoholic beverages are not allowed. - Trail Map (PDF)
Natural refuge set on over 2,000 acres. Visitors here can enjoy biking, hiking and cross-country ski trails. Canoeing, fishing, and swimming areas are offered, as well as a visitor's center with historic information. - Trail Map (PDF)