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"Hidden away in a quiet/quaint non tourist area"

I enjoy the peace and tranquility of this recreation area. So nice and quiet as there are a few... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Beautiful llace

Beautiful place to go. There’s a great recreation area with a couple grills that you can rent out... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2019
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Breakneck Rd and Old Mashapaug Rd, Sturbridge, MA 01550
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoy the peace and tranquility of this recreation area. So nice and quiet as there are a few trails to enjoy walking, running, biking or having a picnic. There are some picnic tables with grills, running water to drink and restrooms nearby. There is...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful place to go. There’s a great recreation area with a couple grills that you can rent out, and the dam itself is a great place to visit if you have kids because it’s such a big structure they will most certainly be amazed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank newenglandpizzaguy
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot to visit. We frequent here with the kids and dog. They have had runnng water at drink fountains and a restroom. The path is quite large and open on one half but the other half is a bit more tight...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Melissa R
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Enjoy a peaceful walk or picnic lunch in this tranquil oasis near Sturbridge. - A relaxing respite from the crowds at OSV.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kay P
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Grand Trunk was abouta 2 mile loop to the Westville Dam and back. Beautiful woods and pretty lake views in both directions. Fairly easy hike on gravel path.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Billie B
Reviewed May 2, 2017

The Westville Recreation Area is a lovely place to walk (with or without your dog), run, fish or have a picnic. The walking is relatively flat but not completely. The walk around the dam is about 2 miles. If you walk in the opposite direction,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank 3meninabar
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice outdoor photo ops. Water, trees and rocks make for great landscape images. Good walking trails, easily done.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank psychler1
Reviewed January 18, 2017

This area is part of the Corps of Engineers flood control area on the Quinebaug River and they do a great job of maintenance. What my family enjoys most is age trails. There are basically two main one. They all are adjacent to the river...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank DrPaulS
Reviewed November 14, 2016

pet friendly, good easy hiking area, bbq areas, overall pretty good rec. area with plenty of space, free parking and no entrance fee

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Karen H
Reviewed October 30, 2016

The walking trails and peaceful atmosphere bring me back here over and over. I love it all times of the year. Spent quality time with my daughter and we both left there relaxed and refreshed.

Date of experience: May 2016
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