Lebanon Community Center Pool

The Community Center Pool is open each summer to residents of Lebanon, Franklin, and their guests. The Lebanon Recreation Department uses this pool to offer swim lessons as well as for daily open swim. Tje pool has a shallow end suitable for kids and a deep end with a maximum depth of ten feet. Passes…

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Nipmuck State Forest

Nipmuck State Forest, combined with Bigelow Hollow State Park,has 3 bodies of water range from 20 – 300 acres & offer scuba diving as well as boating. Some fees.

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Buffumville Lake

Buffumville Lake has a 300-foot long beach with an enclosed swimming area for safety. People over age 12 pay minimal fee for using the beach. Swimming, wading, scuba diving at your own risk. Some fees.

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Bigelow Hollow State Park

Bigelow Hollow State Park is a rare spot to scuba dive in The Last Green Valley, Bigelow Hollow has 3 popular ponds ranging from 18 acres to 300 acres.  Rock formations are great for an under water glimpse of turtles, fish and more. As a popular hiking & fishing area, parking lots can fill up…

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Buffumville Lake

Buffumville Lake has a 300-foot long beach with an enclosed swimming area for safety. People over age 12 pay minimal fee for using the beach. Swimming, wading, scuba diving at your own risk. Some fees.

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Big Alum Pond

Big Alum Pond is a 198 acre pond, 23-45′ deep, clear waters. Boat launch available, but not much shore fishing (pond surrounded by private homes). Trout stocked, also fish for large & smallmouth bass, pickerel & more. Swimming & watersking are allowed. No fee. State of MA Main Fishing Page http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/recreational-activities/fishing.html State of MA Freshwater…

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Brimfield State Forest/Dean Pond Recreation Area

Dean Pond Recreation Area, located in the western portion of Brimfield State Forest (off Rte. 20) has 100 linear feet of beach and swimming. A pavilion, comfort station and picnic facilities also on site. Some fees at this site.

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