Cochituate State Park
|Cochituate State Park|
|Massachusetts State Park|
|Elevation||138 ft (42 m) |
|Area||872 acres (353 ha) |
|Management||Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation|
|Website: Cochituate State Park|
Activities and amenities
The park offers motor boating, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing, fishing, picnicking, and swimming. The park encompasses three sections of Lake Cochituate called the North, Middle and South lakes with different restrictions applying to each. Boat rentals are available in summer. The scenic Snake Brook Trail is used for hiking and biking year-round. The South Lake is host to Wellesley HS, Wayland HS, and Lincoln-Sudbury HS Sailing Teams from March through May.
- "Cochituate State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- "2012 Acreage Listing" (PDF). Department of Conservation and Recreation. April 2012. Retrieved January 30, 2014.
- "Activities". Friends of Cochituate State Park. Retrieved January 16, 2014.
- "Cochituate State Park". MassParks. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Retrieved January 16, 2014.