Shawme-Crowell State Forest - Backpacking/Camping
Shawme-Crowell State Forest is an accessible and charming place to take the family for a weekend getaway. It has a lot of camping options, and well-manicured trails for all to enjoy.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Easily accessible to all, Shawme-Crowell state forest is more for car-campers than thrill seekers. Well-manicured tent and RV sites are easily accessible from the main road that runs through the park. The surrounding trails are not very steep, and are very well marked.
Time To Complete
Fall and spring are great times to check out Shawme-Crowell, but the real perk of the park is Summer. Stay here when you want to go to Cape Cod but not spend a ton of money for lodging. Winter camping is limited to Friday and Saturday nights.
Dogs and their owners are welcome.
There is a $17.00 per night usage fee, in addition to the $8.65 transaction fee added by their booking website. Yurts can be rented from $45.00-55.00 per night depending on size and location.
- Coastal Paddling
- Flat Water Paddling
- Food and Drink
- Mountain Biking
- Road Running
- Trail Running
- White Water Paddling