This rolling, heavily forested property has over 20 miles of roads and trails and is used primarily for hiking, walking, horseback riding and fishing. Dean Pond Recreation Area, located in the western portion of Brimfield State Forest, has a pavilion, comfort station, 100 linear feet of beach and picnic facilities. The roads are popular for equestrian use and related special events.
Brimfield State Forest is located near Belchertown, Charlton and Chicopee
Brimfield State Forest is located in south-central Massachusetts.From east or west: Massachusetts Turnpike (Rte. I-90) to exit 8. Rte. 32 south to Rte. 20 east, right on Monson Rd. Follow signs to Dean Pond.