DAR State Forest

Dept. Natural Resources

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Headquarters Road
Goshen, MA 01032
413-268-7098

GPS: 42.456, -72.791

Last Price Paid: $17
Number of Sites: 50
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 1462 ft
Max Length: 28 ft

1 person has reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
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SweethavenRV
Northampton, MA
21 Gulfstream AmeriLite 21MB
2005 GMC Yukon
5 reviews
Nightly rate: $17
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 39

SweethavenRV would stay here again

“Quite little state park with a real summer camp feel.”

Reviewed May 07, 2017

Overall Rating

Great little state park, known locally as the Goshen Ocean. When we arrived with our travel trailer I headed to several of the potable water stations located around the campsite loops. They were all very low pressure, timed push button, faucets that would be fine for filling a water canteen or jug, but not our fresh water holding tank. I decided to head to the dump-station hoping there was a potable spigot we could use. After looking at the campsite map, I didn't see a dump station. I headed out to the check-in station and asked the ranger. She informed me that their dump facility was about two miles away, next to the park headquarters office and maintenance yard. We headed over there, and quickly filled our tanks without issue from a dedicated potable water station adjacent to the dump station.

The restrooms and shower nearest to our site were fine. Clean, but aging.

While there, we took several hikes around the pond area, swam in the campers-only beach (which is located across the pond from the more crowded public access beach), and attended several of the children's workshops hosted at the Nature Center located within the park.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
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