Hunting is permitted in most state forests and parks. Hunting seasons are established by the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife and licenses are required. For more information, call 508-389-6300 or check out

South Region

F. Gilbert Hills State Forest Foxboro
Freetown-Fall River State Forest Assonet
Horseneck Beach State Reservation Westport
Manuel F. Correllus State Forest Martha's Vineyard
Massasoit State Park Taunton
Myles Standish State Forest Carver
Scusset Beach State Reservation Sandwich
Shawme-Crowell State Forest Sandwich
South Cape Beach State Park Mashpee
Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Falmouth
Wompatuck State Park Hingham

North Region

Boxford State ForestBoxford
Georgetown-Rowley State Forest Georgetown
Harold Parker State Forest N. Andover
Lowell-Dracut-Tyngsboro State Forest Lowell
Salisbury Beach State Reservation Salisbury
Sandy Point State Reservation Ipswich
Willowdale State Forest Ipswich

Central Region

Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park Uxbridge
Douglas State Forest Douglas
Leominster State Forest Westminster
Moore State Park Paxton
Purgatory Chasm State Reservation Sutton
Rutland State Park Rutland
Spencer State Forest Spencer
Wachusett Mountain State Reservation Princeton
Brimfield State Forest Brimfield
Erving State Forest Erving
Federated Women's Club State Forest Petersham
Lake Dennison Recreation Area Winchendon
Mt. Grace State Forest Warwick
Otter River State Forest Baldwinville
Streeter Point Recreation Area Sturbridge
Upton State Forest Upton
Wells State Park Sturbridge
Wendell State Forest Wendell
Willard Brook State Forest Ashby & Townsend

West Region

Beartown State Forest Monterey
Chester-Blandford State Forest Chester
Dubuque, Kenneth Memorial State Forest Hawley
Granville State Forest Granville
Jug End State Reserve and Wildlife Management Area Egremont
Mohawk Trail State Forest Charlemont
Monroe State Forest Monroe
Mt. Greylock State Reservation Lanesborough w/Restrictions
Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Amherst
Mt. Washington State Forest Mt. Washington w/Restrictions
October Mountain State Forest Lee
Pittsfield State Forest Pittsfield
Sandisfield State Forest (York Lake) Sandisfield
Savoy Mountain State Forest Savoy
Tolland State Forest Otis
Windsor State Forest Windsor