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April 19. 2011 9:25PM

Greenfield State Park


 

Tucked away in this 400-acre park in the southwest corner of the Granite State are ponds, bogs and a forest that extends to the shore of undeveloped Otter Lake. The park offers opportunities to swim, fish, walk, canoe, camp and picnic in a variety of settings. Walking paths lead to ponds and other points of interest in the park.

Location: Off Route 136, Forest Road, Greenfield


Phone: 603-547-3497


Activities: Camping, swimming, picnicking, fishing, hiking


Amenities: Bathhouse, boat launch, canoe/paddleboat rentals, picnic tables

Operation Schedule:

Weekends: Mid-May to Mid-June, 10am - 7:30pm

Daily: Mid-June to Labor Day

Camping: Early May to Columbus Day

Acreage: 401 acres

Waterfront: Otter Lake

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Camping

Swimming, fishing, and hiking, as well as hiking at nearby Mount Monadnock, are favorite activities of campers at Greenfield State Park. A separate 900-foot beach for campers only, canoe and kayak rentals, a camp store, a dump station, and showers are available.

The 257-site campground includes 200 sites available by reservation only; 5 for youth group reservations; and 52 sites for first-come/first-served campers. Although hook-ups are not available, RVs are welcome in sites where they fit. Reserved camping will be available from late May to mid-October. Reservations for campsites may be made by calling the Reservation Office, Monday through Friday, from January through the end of the season. Campers interested in possible first-come/first-served camping prior to the opening of the reservation period should call the park directly in late April for further information.




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