Willowdale offers trail-use opportunities on 40
miles of trails and fishing and boating on 100 acre Hood Pond. There
are no developed recreational facilities at the Forest which exists
as two separate parcels divided by Route 1. The eastern block of
the Forest abuts Bradley Palmer State Park and the Ipswich River.
Willowdale State Forest is located in northeastern Massachusetts.
From the South: Take I-95 to Exit 50 to Route 1.
Take Route 1 North heading towards Topsfield. Travel 4 miles to Ipswich Road.
Take a right onto Ipswich Rd. Follow Ipswich Rd for approximately 2 miles.
Ipswich Road will turn into Topsfield Rd once you are in Ipswich. There will be two
turn outs on the right hand side for parking.
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