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The Wachusett Reservoir is a large reservoir in Massachusetts, located in the towns of Westminster and Princeton. The reservoir was created in 1875 by the construction of the Wachusett Dam on the Nashua River. The reservoir has a surface area of 2,906 acres and a maximum capacity of 108,000 acre-feet. The reservoir is used for drinking water supply, flood control, and hydroelectric power generation.

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Wachusett Reservoir
Wachusett Reservoir, Massachusetts, USA

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The Wachusett Reservoir is located in Holden, Massachusetts. The easiest way to get there is to take Route 31 west from Worcester.

Why visit Wachusett Reservoir

The Wachusett Reservoir is a beautiful place to visit in Massachusetts. The reservoir is a great spot for fishing, boating, and swimming. The reservoir is also a great place to go for a walk or a bike ride. The scenery around the reservoir is beautiful, and it is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

Is Wachusett Reservoir in Massachusetts a good place for the whole family?

The Wachusett Reservoir is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including fishing, swimming, and boating.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Wachusett Reservoir in Massachusetts are hiking, fishing, and boating.

Hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and kayaking are all popular activities near Wachusett Reservoir.

Where to eat?

1. The Wachusett Reservoir Overlook in Princeton, MA

2. The Wachusett Dam in Westminster, MA

3. The Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary in Princeton, MA

4. The Wachusett Mountain Ski Area in Princeton, MA

5. The Wachusett Greenway in Westminster, MA

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