There have been some clarifications to information entered on this page. Please read carefully.
Summer Camping Reservations for camping from Memorial Day to October 8 are done on line with Reserve America that charges a service fee in addition to state camping fees. Reservations at RA can be made up to 6 months in advance of arrival.
Year round state camping fees are $14 per night for Massachusetts residents and $20 per night for those from out of state. Maximum length of stay is 14 days. There is no electric service for camping. Seasonal water stations are available. Campground toilets are clean solar powered compost facilities and are available year round. NOTE: Most sites are for tenting only. See details on the RA reservation system site.
or phone RA at (877) 422-
Off Season Camping Off season camping after Labor Day, all through Winter and into the Spring is provided first come first serve by park staff and based on availability. Note: From Labor Day to October 8 you may use Reserve America to secure an available site and not worry about availability when you arrive. After October 8 see park staff on arrival. You can check in at the park office or see a staff person in the camp area. Click here to see Google map location of park office at Blue Hill Road at Brett Road.
OFF SEASON FACILITIES: There is no water service stations during off season. Bring your own water supply. Campground toilets are clean solar powered compost facilities and are available year round. Look at the NOTICES page for possible temporary changes to information.
Group Activities Contact the Boston State Forest headquarters to reserve an area for your event. Go to the Special Permits Use office. Click here.
Beartown State Forest INFORMATION