Alan E. Rich Environmental Park
A park welcoming visitors with car top boat access, picnic benches and a nature trail through Cass Meadow and woodland along the Millers River. More ...
Bolton Through The Woods
456 Main Street, Apt. #3
Get some exercise with Dan Bolton. Learn about the natural and cultural history while exploring local trails.
Cass Meadow Wildlife Management Area
An example of early successional habitat along the Millers River. More ...
Doane's Falls & Coddings Meadow
Spectacular series of waterfalls through steep gorge. Easy walk on opposite side of road to scenic Coddings Meadow. More ...
Erving State Forest & Laurel Lake Recreation Area
Laurel Lake Road
4,500 acres of unique habitats. Camp, boat, hike, bike, fish, or swim. Fee for beach access. More ...
Town of Wendell Conservation Commission
Beautiful town conservation land with interconnecting trails along a pond. More ...
Lake Ellis Road
One of two lovely recreational lakes in Athol (the other is Silver Lake ), Lake Ellis offers a great beach and picnic area. Boaters also enjoy the lake (no wakes, please), and anglers aim for bass, pickerel, bluegill and hornpout. Because the Quabbin Anglers Organization stocks trout for their annual ice fishing derby, a summertime line may also pull up a trout. More...
Lake Mattawa Road
A clear, spring-fed lake. Swimming beach, summer trout fishing, ice fishing. More...
A gem for canoeists and anglers, but especially for birdwatchers. Motor boat access. More ...
Throughout the North Quabbin, MA
Popular for boating, fly fishing, and hiking. Flatwater in places, moving water elsewhere. More ...
Peak Paddlesports @ The Boathouse
25 East River Street
Orange , MA
The most dynamic and affordable canoe, kayak, rowing shell and stand-up paddleboard rentals in the Pioneer Valley and Central Massachusetts. Supervised by highly-certified wilderness guides and seasoned racing professionals we cater to the novice, non-swimmer, and expert alike.
Quabbin Gate 31
Petersham Road (Route 122)
New Salem, MA
Motor boat rental and launch area. Warm and cold water fish. More...
An "accidental wilderness," a huge lake offering premier habitat for wildlife and a haven for human visitors. More...
Silver Lake Park
Silver Lake Street
Town-owned beach. Swimming, ball field, bathhouse. More...
Stevens Swamp & Indian Cave
Trails through a mosaic of wetlands - ephemeral streams, open pond, red maple swamp, grassy marsh, peat moss bog - and the gateway to Indian Cave. More...
Tully Lake Campground
25 Doane Hill Road
35 well-spaced, walk-in campsites in a beautiful lake setting. Waterfalls, boating, hiking, and mountain biking. More ...
Tully Lake Recreation Area
2 Athol-Richmond Road
Paddle among dozens of islands on this spectacular lake. To the northeast follow the narrow Tully River to Long Pond for excellent wildlife viewing. Cartop boat access also available on Doane Hill Road. More...
Warwick State Forest & Sheomet Pond
Multiple tracts and trails, plus the popular Sheomet Pond (Clubhouse Pond). More...
Wendell State Forest & Ruggles Pond
Access to Metacomet-Monadnock Trail and other hiking and mountain bike trails. Groomed cross-country ski trails, overlook, waterfalls. More...