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WESTVILLE RECREATION AREA, MA

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Westville Lake is situated on the Quinebaug River in the towns of Southbridge and Sturbridge, Massachusetts. Westville offers a variety of hiking opportunities, group picnic shelters, a picnic cove, a large recreation field, canoe/kayak launches, and much more. The recreation area features...

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Overview

Westville Lake is situated on the Quinebaug River in the towns of Southbridge and Sturbridge, Massachusetts. Westville offers a variety of hiking opportunities, group picnic shelters, a picnic cove, a large recreation field, canoe/kayak launches, and much more.

Natural Features:

The recreation area features a large open field, a picnic cove with trees for shade on those hot summer days, and beautiful waterside views for wildlife viewing.

Recreation:

Westville Lake offers two large picnic shelters for hosting any number of events, a canoe/kayak launch into a slow current river, fishing opportunities, plenty of charcoal grills and picnic tables for everyone to enjoy, and a trail network perfect for hiking for all ages. In the winter, there is an ice skating pond in the park and perfect sledding hills!

Facilities:

There are two large picnic shelters with electricity hook-ups, picnic tables, and grills available for use in the recreation area. There is a large picnic cove with many picnic tables and grills. There are also flush toilets, drinking water, and hiking trails available throughout the park.

Nearby Attractions:

Explore the living history museum of Old Sturbridge Village nearby.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Accessible Picnic Shelters
  • Birding
  • Boat Ramp
  • Canoeing
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Day Use Area
  • Drinking Water
  • Electricity
  • Hiking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Water Access
Within 10 Miles
  • ATM
  • Food Services
  • Fuel Available
Know Before You Go
  • No kiddie pools.
  • Alcohol is allowed but kegs are not.
  • No inflatable structures, e.g., moonwalks, are allowed.
  • No portable generators are allowed.
  • Any special requests will be granted at the discretion of the project manager.
  • Check-In time is 8:00 A.M.
  • Check-Out Time is a 1/2 hour before the park closes:
    May 17, 2014 - July 16, 2014, the park closes at 8:00 P.M.; Shelter/Pavilion user reservation ends at 7:30 p.m.
    July 17-August 13, 2014 park closes at 7:30 p.m.; Shelter/Pavilion user reservation ends at 7:00 p.m.
    August 14-September 14, 2014 park closes at 7:00 p.m.; Shelter/Pavilion user reservation ends at 6:30 p.m.
  • Pets are welcome but must be on a 6 foot leash.
  • Trash is "carry-in, carry-out."
  • For more information, please call the main office at (978)318-8848.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

WESTVILLE RECREATION AREA
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, East Brimfield Lake/Westville Lake, 24 Riverview Ave
Fiskdale  MA  01518

Phone Number:

Information:  (978)318-8848