Whitehall State Park Article

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Whitehall State Park
Map showing the location of Whitehall State Park
Map showing the location of Whitehall State Park
Location in Massachusetts
Location Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Coordinates 42°13′45″N 71°34′58″W / 42.22917°N 71.58278°W / 42.22917; -71.58278
WHITEHALL STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

42°13′45″N 71°34′58″W / 42.22917°N 71.58278°W / 42.22917; -71.58278
[1]
Area837 acres (339 ha) [2]
Elevation354 ft (108 m) [1]
Established1947
Governing body Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Website Whitehall State Park

Whitehall State Park is a Massachusetts state park located in the town of Hopkinton and managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation. [3] The park was created in 1947 when the Whitehall Reservoir was removed from service as a water source for the Greater Boston area. [4]

Activities and amenities

The park features fishing, boating, hiking trails, and ice fishing.

References

  1. ^ a b "Whitehall State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "2012 Acreage Listing" (PDF). Department of Conservation and Recreation. April 2012. Retrieved December 11, 2014.
  3. ^ "Whitehall State Park". MassParks. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Retrieved December 11, 2014.
  4. ^ "Sudbury Reservoir". MassParks. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Retrieved December 11, 2014.

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