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Wells State Park

159 Walker Pond Rd, Sturbridge, MA 01566-1072
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Great short hikes!

Wells has some lovely hiking trails-something for every level of experience. There are quick loop... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Cheryl F
Worcester, Massachusetts
Great place for riding

We take our horses here off season so that we may enjoy the small beach. Trails are a bit rocky... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2015
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159 Walker Pond Rd, Sturbridge, MA 01566-1072
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

Wells has some lovely hiking trails-something for every level of experience. There are quick loop ones, or some that are a bit longer for those looking for a bit more of a challenge. The view from Carpenter's rock is lovely anytime of year--each season holds...More

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We take our horses here off season so that we may enjoy the small beach. Trails are a bit rocky, but if you can find the one trail that leads to the top of the power lines, the view is unmatched!

Thank firegirley
Reviewed 16 February 2015

I camp here every summer. It's very quiet and the sites are large and private. I usually book early to get a site beside the pond. Nice hiking trails.

1  Thank GC808
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Wells State Park is a very basic campground, we are talking no electricity, no water at sites, but stations spaced out. Comfort stations located within walking distance, again basic but electrified & well maintained. Variety of sites, waterfront, wooded & remote. Tents, campers & motorhome...More

2  Thank Ipacklast
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Rolled in here with a 22' Travel trailer ( and the wife) for an overnight stop. Close proximity to the Turnpike was a bonus. This is a small campground WITHOUT hook-ups, but if you seek large secluded sites....this is the place. A quiet lake provides...More

2  Thank S2sailor
Reviewed 28 August 2014

This is a BEAUTIFUL park with a lovely lake and great hiking trails. Lots of birds, even saw a beaver on the outskirts. The park is well kept and the bathrooms were clean. There are campsites right on the water and you can even get...More

4  Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The location of this campground works well for us. It is very central and easy access to the Mass Pike. The campground is well maintained and the staff have been attentive to all of our needs. The sites are spacious and the pond has been...More

6  Thank Deak C
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We stayed in sites 10 and 11 on a dirt road a short walk to the bathrooms and beach. Saturday night was mostly families, while Monday and Tuesday were more 20'somethings. The good: The sites were all large and relatively level, given how hilly the...More

12  Thank Traveling_JenRI
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Wells State Park is a great camping destination. We stayed on site 17, level spot overlooking the pond and very private. There were no sites near us. The restrooms were not far, about 100 yards or less, clean and well maintained. Showers were hot and...More

8  Thank Khris B
Reviewed 16 July 2014

We really enjoyed our time camping here and 100% plan on coming back. Good size sites, nice distance from each other, and the pond is fantastic. Next time we'll make sure to bring kayaks or rent stand up paddle boards. Also, I know bathrooms are...More

3  Thank MauraJamie
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23 May 2016|
Response from carrie1975 |
yes just need rabies license and they need to be leashed