Mohawk Trail State Forest

Address

Cold River Road, Charlemont, MA 01339
Historic site
Accessible
Dogs Allowed

Details

Overview

Mohawk Trail State Forest is one of the most scenic woodland areas in Massachusetts. It covers 6,000 acres of mountain ridges, gorges, and woods, and it is home to a variety of plant and animal life.

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Campground Office

Sunday - Saturday:
8:00 am-10:00 pm

Parking

Daily parking fees (May through mid-October)

MA resident $8
Non-MA resident  $15

 

Activities

Pitched tent in the woods

Camping

If you're interested in camping, there are 47 wooded campsites available seasonally, and 6 log cabins available year-round.
Man fishing in calm waters as dawn breaks

Fishing

You can find excellent trout fishing in the park's rivers and streams.
Two boys swimming in pool

Swimming

Swim in the Deerfield River.

All Activities

  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Educational programs

Facilities

  • Grills 
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms

    Services

    • Camping
    • Canoeing & kayaking
    • Cross-country skiing
    • Fishing
    • Grilling
    • Hiking & walking
    • Hunting
    • Swimming

    Accessibility

    • Camping
    • Picnicking 
    • Restrooms

    Restrictions

    • No alcohol
    • No littering

    More info

    Campsites are available mid-May through mid-October. Cabins are available year round. Pets are prohibited from cabins. Reservations required.

    Image credits:  Robert T. Leverett

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