Swift River

Belchertown, Massachusetts 1007

Swift River

Swift River Professional Review and Guide

"The outlet of the Quabbin Reservoir, Swift River provides a wildlifefilled
paddling experience. Look for muskrat, beaver, deer, wild turkey,
ducks and geese, and songbirds galore."

Swift River Reviews

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8/1/2009
I do Swift River almost weekly Great place to go if you want a choice and diversity. You can do challenging, or you can do relaxing (up stream or downstream respectively). great for beginners.
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Trail Information

Belchertown
Nearby City
4.5
Distance
Easy
Skill Level
4 hours round trip
Duration
Class I
Class
Spring through Fall
Season
Camping at Swift River lean-tos, Wells State Park, Tully Lake
Local Contacts
Massachusetts Atlas & Gazetteer, Map 36: N5, 6, O5, Map 48: A5, B5; USGS Palmer, Winsor Dam
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Oct 2018