At Only 6-Feet Deep, Forge Pond Is One Of The Most Unique Bodies Of Water In Massachusetts

While Massachusetts is home to many unique bodies of water, including being a coastal state, this interesting pond in Granby is unbeknownst to most. Forge Pond takes up 68-acres of land, but yet only reaches 6-feet in depth. From the sidelines this little pond looks massive, but it’s shallow nature makes it as unique as can be. Surrounding the pond are green trees, flowers, and numerous types of wildlife. Visiting Forge Pond is like transporting to a green nature paradise that’s completely relaxing. There’s no better way to escape the day to day than to take a trip to Forge Pond and get lost in this Granby hidden gem.

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Have you ever went out upon Forge Pond? Did you take any breathtaking photos? Did you know the history behind this unique pond? We’d love to hear about your experiences in the comments, and don’t forget to then go share photos from your Massachusetts outdoor adventures with us in our Massachusetts Nature Lovers group on Facebook, or by tagging us at #onlyinmassachusetts on Instagram for a chance to be featured!

Address: Forge Pond, Granby, MA 01033, USA