Ames Nowell State Park facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAmes Nowell State Park
|Location||Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States|
|Area||700 acres (280 ha)|
|Elevation||171 ft (52 m)|
|Governing body||Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation|
|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.
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