MA - Wells State Park

Storm Trooper

Home is where you park it!
Feb 14, 2008
3,544
Where my camper is parked now.
Chris,

I think you missed on both counts. Ouch.

They drank it all Friday night. Not a drop left.
Then Liz told me the never heard the group setup near them Friday night.
Hmm, I wonder why??

Lou

39 days booked for 08.<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_camping.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Camping">4 nights camped in 08
2007 Fleetwood Highlander Avalon (Great White)<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp">
2003 Ford Expedition (Green Monstah)<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> Go Red Sox!
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_kayak.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Kayak"> 2 Old Town Predator Kayaks

Edited by - Storm Trooper on May 10 2008 19:17:44
 

mercman

Go Ahead, Be That Happy Camper!
Jan 7, 2007
2,940
Western MA
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_big.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Big Smile"> Ran out the first night??? What is this your first camping trip ever? Geez, this is going to be a fun summer rally. can't wait.<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Smile">

I will admit to having camping envy tonight. It's a beautiful clear evening with a fantastic sky. Enjoy it.

Chris

01 f-150 <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> 07 Rockwood 1980, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp">
Camping Days for '08 ~ 4
 

kmh1596

Wilbraham, MA
Aug 20, 2007
5,362
Western MA
<BLOCKQUOTE id=quote><font size=1 face="Verdana,Arial,Helvetica" id=quote>quote:<hr height=1 noshade id=quote>They drank it all Friday night. Not a drop left.
Then Liz told me the never heard the group setup near them Friday night.
Hmm, I wonder why??<hr height=1 noshade id=quote></BLOCKQUOTE id=quote></font id=quote><font face="Verdana,Arial,Helvetica" size=2 id=quote>

Yes, we felt horrible about it Lou! Had you come by Sunday you would have been in luck! We went and got 5L of wine, and all the mixins for Sangria. I didn't even use it all, there was so much! Sorry about running out Fri night, it went down very fast! <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_big.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Big Smile"> I'll be posting some pics from our trip in the "Let me tell you about my trip" forum shortly. It went so well, when Liz went home last night, for work today, I extended my stay into Monday and my little brother joined me! <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_big.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Big Smile"> Stand by folks, this one's a GO!

*Kevin*
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp"> 2004 Rockwood 1940 LTD, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> 96 Cherokee 2dr 4x4 5spd, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_canoe.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Canoe"> ~16' Old Town Canoe
Nights Booked 08: 23, Camped so far: 4

Edited by - kmh1596 on May 12 2008 12:08:21
 

kmh1596

Wilbraham, MA
Aug 20, 2007
5,362
Western MA
Also I wanted to UPDATE everyone on the 48&49 management sites. I talked with the ranger this weekend, who was the nicest I have ever spoken with, and so accomodating when I was having my mother come up for Mother's day, with some of my siblings, in granting them a day pass, and over the 4 allowed for our site.

Sites 48 & 49 are management sites, in that management moves people to them if they don't like their neighbors, or have complained of the site they are on. They are not occupied by a host, nor a manager, and she said that they are <i>rarely</i> used! She said we won't have ANY problems up there! <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_big.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Big Smile">

*Kevin*
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp"> 2004 Rockwood 1940 LTD, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> 96 Cherokee 2dr 4x4 5spd, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_canoe.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Canoe"> ~16' Old Town Canoe
Nights Booked 08: 23, Camped so far: 4
 

Storm Trooper

Home is where you park it!
Feb 14, 2008
3,544
Where my camper is parked now.
Kevin,

No worries!

Next time..

At least the weather cooperated for Sat afternoon and Sunday.

Lou

39 days booked for 08.<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_camping.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Camping">4 nights camped in 08
2007 Fleetwood Highlander Avalon (Great White)<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp">
2003 Ford Expedition (Green Monstah)<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> Go Red Sox!
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_kayak.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Kayak"> 2 Old Town Predator Kayaks
 

kmh1596

Wilbraham, MA
Aug 20, 2007
5,362
Western MA
FourKids and QueenBee: I don't see your reservations yet? <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_sad.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Sad"> I hope you can make it this time, but if you can't there is always another time also!

*Kevin*
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp"> 2004 Rockwood 1940 LTD, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> 96 Cherokee 2dr 5spd, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_canoe.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Canoe"> ~16' Old Town Canoe
Nights Booked 08: 23, Camped so far: 7
 

weecamp

New Member
Apr 22, 2008
4
We are new kids here and just saw this post. I wish we could make the rally you have planned but we'll be in Maine during that weekend. We did book a site (#26) at this CG for the weekend of July 11-13. It's good to read all the positive reviews.

Thanks!

Mark & Kate
 

kmh1596

Wilbraham, MA
Aug 20, 2007
5,362
Western MA
weecamp, sorry you can't make it! Did you look at the pics I have of WSP? Here is Site 26, a pretty deep site, and one of my favorites in that loop! We'll be up there some more this summer, it'd be great to meet another PUP member there as well!

*Kevin*
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp"> 2004 Rockwood 1940 LTD, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> 96 Cherokee 2dr 5spd, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_canoe.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Canoe"> ~16' Old Town Canoe
Nights Booked 08: 23, Camped so far: 7
 

weecamp

New Member
Apr 22, 2008
4
Kevin, thanks for the photo! The site looks great!!

Wish we could make the rally but we are committed to the Maine trip. Looking forward to the next one though.

Mark & Kate
 

theraceshop

Belchertown, MA
May 20, 2008
310
Belchertown, Ma
Kevin, I booked site 30 for this weekend how is it?? Saw yor pics Just wanted an opinion before I get there.

PUP: 1995 Palomino Mustang DD
TV: 2001 Dodge Durango
2008 Trips Taken: 0 Days
Days Booked: 7 Days
 

kmh1596

Wilbraham, MA
Aug 20, 2007
5,362
Western MA
Hey, you'll like site #30! Its one of my favorites on the back loop! Did you see the 4 pics of it that I have in my photobucket? If not, here they are!
<img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v465/kmh1596/Misc%20Pics/2004%20Rockwood/Wells%20State%20Park%20Sturbridge%20MA/Wells30.jpg" border=0>
<img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v465/kmh1596/Misc%20Pics/2004%20Rockwood/Wells%20State%20Park%20Sturbridge%20MA/Wells30-1.jpg" border=0>
<img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v465/kmh1596/Misc%20Pics/2004%20Rockwood/Wells%20State%20Park%20Sturbridge%20MA/Wells30-2.jpg" border=0>
<img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v465/kmh1596/Misc%20Pics/2004%20Rockwood/Wells%20State%20Park%20Sturbridge%20MA/Wells30-3.jpg" border=0>

I've never stayed in that site, but I like it a lot, the rock formation behind it is pretty darn cool, and there are a few options of where to put the camper from what I recall! Have a great weekend, I wish you could make the Rally there in August. So far, Wells is our favorite place to camp, and the best part is its only 35-40 mins from home! <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_big.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Big Smile"> Be sure to take pics!

*Kevin*
<img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_pu.gif border=0 align=middle alt="PopUp"> 2004 Rockwood 1940 LTD, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_suv.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Tow Vehicle"> 96 Cherokee 2dr 5spd, <img src=../Images/icons/icon_smile_canoe.gif border=0 align=middle alt="Canoe"> ~16' Old Town Canoe
Nights Booked 08: 27, Camped so far: 12
 

Machine

Member
May 17, 2008
90
CT
I know this is an old thread but we are kicking around staying at this cg. Would anyone be able to recommend a few really secluded sites? Lots of woods? I'd appreciate it! Thanks!
 

GA Judy

Super Active Member
Oct 15, 2010
1,154
KMH, enjoyed the photos! I'm thinking that is a gorgeous spot to camp but there's no way anyone should arrive after dark and try to back in! [:D]
 

mercman

Go Ahead, Be That Happy Camper!
Jan 7, 2007
2,940
Western MA
Machine -
that whole side #52 - 41 -37 etc. are both spacious and wooded, any along there would do. Great park!
 

suprz

may you never doubt yourself....
Feb 1, 2007
1,400
just bring LOTS of deep woods OFF, and any other kind of mosquito repellant you can find. I stayed there and came back with 53 (my wife counted them) mosquito bites... they are voracious
 




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