This Secluded Pond In Massachusetts Might Just Be Your New Favorite Swimming Spot

Massachusetts has no shortage of places to swim if you like crowds. The beaches are pretty much mobbed from Memorial Day onward, and even community pools and some of the larger lakes can get pretty busy on a nice day. So where do you go if you want to take a dip but don’t want to do it in front of hundreds of other people? Try this secluded pond in Sturbridge on for size.

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You can find Walker Pond in Wells State Park at 159 Walker Pond Rd., Sturbridge, Mass. The pond is open to visitors from sunrise to sunset. Click here to find out more about visiting and camping. For another great place to swim in Massachusetts, try this hidden waterfall pond.