Erving State Forest


Erving State Forest, Erving, MA 01344


Recreational area (978) 544-3939


Campground office (978) 544-7745

Seasonal (late May through Labor Day Weekend) 9am - 10pm

Wheelchair Accessible
Dogs Allowed

Details   of Erving State Forest

Overview   of Erving State Forest

Visit for a swim or hike, camp at one of our 27 sites, or kayak on Laurel Lake.

Hours   for Erving State Forest

Sunrise to sunset

Parking   at Erving State Forest

Parking available

Activities   at Erving State Forest

  • Camping

    Enjoy a peaceful stay beside Laurel Lake. Visit in mid-June and watch the beautiful Mountain Laurels bloom.
  • Hiking

    Hike the 8 miles of forest trails through oak, maple, and hemlock.

All Activities   at Erving State Forest

  • Hiking
  • Mountain biking
  • Biking
  • Camping
  • Horseback riding
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Boating (non-motorized)
  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Educational programs
  • Swimming
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowmobiling

Facilities   at Erving State Forest

  • Boat ramp
  • Grilling
  • Group day use
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic area
  • Scenic viewing area
  • Showers
  • Restrooms

Accessibility   at Erving State Forest

Restrictions   at Erving State Forest

  • No alcohol
  • No littering

More info   for Erving State Forest

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Camping at Erving State Forest is $17/night for Massachusetts residents and $54/night for non-residents.

Resident and non resident status is determined by the vehicle license plate

Reserving the pavilion for day use is $65.

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