Water Sports

Join in the fun on a kayak river race in Western MA!
Paul Franz

Water Sports

Western Massachusetts proves that you don’t need to be on the coast to enjoy picturesque and recreation-friendly waterways. Our rivers, lakes, and ponds are bona fide water sport playgrounds. So pack your bathing suit, sunscreen, and towel … and prepare to get wet!

Our rivers, lakes, and ponds are picture-perfect locations for any of the following water sports:

  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Rafting
  • Tubing
  • Stand-up paddling
  • Boating
Places to Visit
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Browse Destinations

Connecticut River Greenway State Park

136 Damon Rd
Northampton, MA 01060

DAR State Forest

78 Cape St
Goshen, MA 01032

Fife Brook

239 River Rd
Florida, MA 01247

Lake Wyola

94 Lakeview Rd
Shutesbury, MA 01072

Quabbin Reservoir - William E. Pula Fishing Area

Old Ward Rd
Belchertown, MA 01007

Discover all that Western MA Outdoors has to offer!