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.
It passes through Wendell and Erving state forests and ends for now at Royalston Falls at the New Hampshire line.