Erving State Forest

Erving State Forest


Location:In northern central Massachusetts, accessible via I-91 from north or south or Rt 2 from east or west.
Facilities:29 campsites, picnic area, group day-use area, beaches (é), restrooms (é), trails, boat ramp, scenic viewing area.
Activities:Camping, boating (all types), canoeing, fishing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, hunting (with restrictions), cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, interpretive programs (seasonal).
Special Features:The woodlands contain 8 miles of forested roads, and numerous trails lead to points of scenic interest. Springtime brings beautiful displays of the flowering mountain laurel.
Address:200 E Main St
Rt 2A
Erving, MA 01344

Phone:978-544-3939
Web: www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/central/ervf.htm
Size: 4,479 acres.

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If you know a few shortcuts, such as the one over the mountain and through Erving State Forest and a couple of tricks in Brattleboro, you'll be on southern Vermont's charming but snaky ski access boulevard, Route 30, in just over an hour.
June 11: Erving State Forest. Meet at Barrett Park to car pool.
It passes through Wendell and Erving state forests and ends for now at Royalston Falls at the New Hampshire line.