State Parks

Five state parks offer boating, swimming, picnicking, walking trails, and horseback-riding.

Ashland State Park

Ashland State Park

Route 135, Ashland 01721
508-881-4092 (Summer), 508-435-4303

470-acre, multiuse park with swimming, picnicking, boating, fishing, bicycling, and hiking.

Callahan State Park

Callahan State Park

Millwood Street, Framingham 01701

508-653-9641 

A favorite place for dog walkers, this park also offers horseback-riding, fishing, cross-country skiing, and hiking.

Cochituate State Park

Cochituate State Park

93 Commonwealth Road, Wayland 01778

508-653-9641 

Day-use park for boating, swimming, windsurfing, fishing, and picnicking.

Hopkinton State Park

Hopkinton State Park

164 Cedar Street, Hopkinton 01748

508-435-4303 

Recreational activities including two lifeguarded swimming beaches, stocked fishing, 12 picnic sites, boat rentals, 10 miles of marked trails, open field space, and boat launching ramp for non-motorized watercraft.

Whitehall State Park

Whitehall State Park

Route 135, Hopkinton 01748

508-435-5303 

This park offers boating, fishing, a public boat ramp, hiking trails, biking, cross-country skiing, and horseback riding.

Recreation - Fall Walking Trail

Recreation - BAA Start

Recreation - Bowditch