Outdoor Recreation


Hanscom AFB - Fourth Cliff Family Recreation Area


Eligibility: NA
Telephone: (800) 468-9547
Season: All year for self contained trailers and lodging. Primitive tent sites are open Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Low season rates are effective Oct 16 - May 31. High season is June 1 - October 15.

Off base. Fourth Cliff Rec area is located 38 miles from Hanscom AFB. From I-95 north or south, merge onto I-93, exit onto MA-3 south. Take exit 12 onto MA-139 east toward Marshfield. Go straight ahead through two traffic lights for about 1.5 miles and turn left at the fourth traffic light onto Furnace St. Continue to "T" intersection and turn left onto Ferry St. At Ferry St. and Sea St. intersection turn right and cross the South River Bridge. Turn left onto Central Ave, bear left at fork and proceed to gate.

Reservations: Required, Can be booked from 0800-1630, Monday through Friday only.


Type of Site Spaces Hook-Ups Daily Weekly Monthly
RV Pads 11 W/E/S/CATV      
Tent Sites Many None      
Cottages- 3 Bedroom 4        
Townhouses- 2 Bedroom 2        
Chalets- 2 Bedroom 11        
Efficiency- 1 Bedroom 4        

 Pets are not allowed in the lodging facilities or on the porches. No smoking in lodging facilities. All lodging is furnished with CATV, telephones, refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers, toaster, highchair, linens, cookware / etensils, and dishes. Some units have fireplaces. Efficiency units do not have stoves. Pets are allowed in other areas of the park but must be kept on a leash and attended at all times.

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Hanscom AFB - FAM Camp

 Hanscom AFB FAM Camp

Eligibility: NA
Telephone: (781) 225-3953
Season: May through October

Off base. Exit I-95 at Exit 31 and go NW on Bedford St. (SR-4/225) for approx 0.6 miles and exit right (circle onto Hartwell Dr. going SW). Follow Hartwell Dr. approx. 0.5 miles and turn right onto Maguire Rd. for approx. 0.3 miles then turn left onto Summer St.. Follow Summer St. approx. 0.4 miles, then turn left onto South St. for approx 0.4 miles to campground.

Reservations: No reservations accepted.


Type of Site Spaces Hook-Ups Daily Weekly Monthly
RV Pads 60' + 28 W/E/S/50A      
RV Pads 30' 19 W/E/S/30A      
RV Sites 21 W/E/30A      
Tent Sites 10 None      

 Bath house / restrooms, laundry, and picnic area available. Pets are allowed on leash. Pool is located on base approximately 2 miles away.

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