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Address: North Adams, MA
Activities: Picnicking

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Beautiful little pond

We have a family home nearby and walking around Windsor lake (or what we call it - Fish Pond) is relaxing and very pretty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2015
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Kihei, Hawaii
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151 reviews 151 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We have a family home nearby and walking around Windsor lake (or what we call it - Fish Pond) is relaxing and very pretty.

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Cheshire, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This is a beautiful little gem close to the downtown in North Adams. There are miles of hiking trails, swimming with a lifeguard during the day, (there is a small parking fee during the summer), camping at Historic Valley Campground, non-motorized boating, a stocked lake for fishing summer or winter, concerts every Wednesday evening during July and August, a seasonal... More 

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amaylin@rochester.rr.com
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56 reviews 56 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We traveled up the steep streets of North Adams to find Windsor Lake. There were few there enjoying a calm November day. The lake was calm and reflecting the trees and grasses surrounding the lake. We saw signs for campers and a sandy beach area on the other side of the lake. It seemed as though there were construction machines... More 

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North Adams, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Windsor Lake is really beautiful. It's a great spot to go swim, hike, bike, canoe or kayak. During Summer the Lake offers food, drinks and dessert. There are pavilions for parties and if you want to camp out there you can do that too. The campground is in the back and they have their own private spot for swimming that... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Apparently this is a man made lake. It also seems to be much loved by locals. It's only a few minutes drive from the centre of North Adams. There's an area set aside for swimming and a cafe that's only open in the summer. If you want somewhere nice to go and read a book for a couple of hours,... More 

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Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

It's a sweet lake for summer fun. There's sand and shade and grass. Life guards? Often, during the summer. Picnic tables? Got 'em. Food shack and public bathrooms? Camping? Got that too. Sometimes there are concerts at the park too. You'll need a parking permit you can pay for either as a one-day pass, or you can get a summer... More 

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North Adams, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

the lake is gorgeous with beautiful views and a nice public beach with sand - and shade if you need it - and picnic tables. perfect for picnics. also a gorgeous camping area.

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North Adams, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This is unbelievable beautiful lake! I love this place in every season, but the best time is a hot summer. There is my favorite beach with clean lake's water, we spend a a lot of sunny days there. Also there is allowed the kayaking, canoeing and fishing. If you can't swim, close to the beach is a big natural trail.... More 

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Corning, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

What a pretty Lake! Enjoyed hearing my husband and his sister share childhood memories about their ventures at this park. We will go back when it is warm enough and possibly camp.

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Chicago, Illinois
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116 reviews 116 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Fall colors are pretty around this lake. There are trails nearby and a pavilion in a city-owned park.

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Address: Address: North Adams, MA
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  North Adams

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