Ames Nowell State Park
|Ames Nowell State Park|
|Massachusetts State Park|
|Elevation||171 ft (52 m) |
|Area||700 acres (283 ha)|
|Nearest city||Abington, Massachusetts|
|Website: Ames Nowell State Park|
Ames Nowell State Park is a 700-acre (280 ha) Massachusetts state park located in the town of Abington. The park is managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) (in season, a Forest and Park Supervisor I; off season, the ranger station at Wompatuck State Park).
Activities and amenities
The park's main feature is the man-made Cleveland Pond which is used for non-motorized boating and fishing. The park has boardwalks near the lake and trails for hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and cross-country skiing. The park also has a picnic area, playing field, and restroom facilities.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ames Nowell State Park
- "Ames Nowell State Park". MassParks. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Department of Conservation and Recreation. Retrieved January 13, 2014.