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 ForestFoxboro
Freetown-Fall River State ForestAssonet
Horseneck Beach State ReservationWestport
Manuel F. Correllus State ForestMartha's Vineyard
Massasoit State ParkTaunton
Myles Standish State ForestCarver
Scusset Beach State ReservationSandwich
Shawme-Crowell State ForestSandwich
South Cape Beach State ParkMashpee
Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research ReserveFalmouth
Wompatuck State ParkHingham

North Region

Boxford State ForestBoxford
Georgetown-Rowley State ForestGeorgetown
Harold Parker State ForestN. Andover
Lowell-Dracut-Tyngsboro State ForestLowell
Salisbury Beach State ReservationSalisbury
Sandy Point State ReservationIpswich
Willowdale State ForestIpswich

Central Region

Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State ParkUxbridge
Douglas State ForestDouglas
Leominster State ForestWestminster
Moore State ParkPaxton
Rutland State ParkRutland
Spencer State ForestSpencer
Wachusett Mountain State ReservationPrinceton
Brimfield State ForestBrimfield
Erving State ForestErving
Federated Women's Club State ForestPetersham
Lake Dennison Recreation AreaWinchendon
Mt. Grace State ForestWarwick
Otter River State ForestBaldwinville
Streeter Point Recreation AreaSturbridge
Sutton State ForestSutton
Upton State ForestUpton
Wells State ParkSturbridge
Wendell State ForestWendell
Willard Brook State ForestAshby & Townsend

West Region

Beartown State ForestMonterey
Chester-Blandford State ForestChester
Dubuque, Kenneth Memorial State ForestHawley
Granville State ForestGranville
Jug End State Reserve and Wildlife Management AreaEgremont
Mohawk Trail State ForestCharlemont
Monroe State ForestMonroe
Mt. Greylock State ReservationLanesborough w/Restrictions
Mt. Holyoke Range State ParkAmherst
Mt. Washington State ForestMt. Washington w/Restrictions
October Mountain State ForestLee
Pittsfield State ForestPittsfield
Sandisfield State Forest (York Lake)Sandisfield
Savoy Mountain State ForestSavoy
Tolland State ForestOtis
Windsor State ForestWindsor