Kenneth Dubuque Memorial State Forest

Kenneth Dubuque Memorial State Forest


Location:Within Hawley, Plainfield, and Savoy, in the northern Berkshires in western Massachusetts; entrance is off Route 8A in Hawley.
Facilities:Wilderness campsites, mixed-use trails (35 miles), hiking trails (6 miles), interpretive trail (1 mile, around Hallockville Pond), historic sites.
Activities:Camping, canoeing, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, hunting (with restrictions), cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:Park has many historic and archeological features, including remains of the long-abandoned village of South Hawley, a rare "beehive" charcoal kiln, and a natural mineral spring said to have healing attributes.
Address:c/o Mohawk State Forest
PO Box 7
Charlemont, MA 01339

Phone:413-339-5504
Web: www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/western/dubq.htm
Size: 7,882 acres.

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