51 Howe Rd.
Spencer State Forest, a 965-acres area provides swimming and picnicking facilities on Howe Pond. Other activities offered at Spencer include fishing, canoeing, hiking, Nordic skiing and snowmobiling. The Midstate Trail , a long-distance hiking trail that extends through central Massachusetts to Mt. Watatic in the north, runs close to the park.
The Forest is located off of Rte 31 in mid-central Massachusetts.
From the East/Boston/Southeast:
Take MASS PIKE West (Rte. I-90W) to Exit #10 in Auburn.
Take Rte 20 West to Rte 56 North.
Take a right onto Rte 56N to Rte 9 in Leicester center.
Take a left onto Rte 9 West & follow to Rte 31 in Spencer center.
Take a left onto Rte 31 South..
Follow Rte 31 S for 1.5 miles to Howe Rd.
Take a right onto Howe Rd & follow for 1.2 miles to recreation area.