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Rentals

From weddings to corporate retreats, Hale is the perfect spot for your next event.

Wedding at Hale
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We offer several buildings, campsites, pavilions, and fields for rent. And by renting a facility at Hale, you support nonprofit programs that help people lead better lives in the great outdoors.

Weddings

Hale offers a unique, rustic touch for weddings. Enjoy the convenience of modern facilities in an intimate setting. Rentals include three pre-event site visits and a five-hour reception (setup begins at 8 AM on the day of the event).

Capacity: 200 (75 in Pavilion)

North Beach provides breathtaking sunsets on the shores of Noanet Pond. This site is perfect for a casual, beach barbecue wedding, or as a simple sandy spot for your ceremony.

wedding at Hale

Capacity: 50-100

A butterfly garden, apple orchard, field, and charming barn with a small porch provide plenty of room. Temporary bathrooms may be rented.

Hale facility

Capacity: 100

Included in this rental is the fire circle ceremony area with stage and bench seating, small kitchen, working fireplace and two composting bathrooms.

powissett lodge

Capacity: Varies

Cat Rock Field rentals include use of a pavilion and Fern Valley bathrooms. Tent rentals and electricity may be coordinated as well.

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Corporate Retreats

Hale is a great place for your company’s next meeting or retreat. Several facilities accommodate between 20 and 100 people. Hale can also help you plan a corporate service day that pairs a morning of hands-on projects with an afternoon of teambuilding with our corporate facilitators.

Capacity: 100

Large function room with fireplace, cathedral ceiling, and hardwood floors. Kitchen, 2 bathrooms, deck, fire pit, and pavilion. Wooded setting includes views of Noanet Pond. Handicap accessible ramp and on-site parking.

powissett lodge

Capacity: Varies

A barn and several fields and pavilions are available to rent.

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Private Events

Host your next birthday party, family reunion, bridal shower, or other celebration at Hale. Each rental includes one pre-event site visit and a five-hour event (which includes a four-hour setup time).

Capacity: 100

Large function room with fireplace, cathedral ceiling, and hardwood floors. Kitchen, 2 bathrooms, deck, fire pit, and pavilion. Wooded setting includes views of Noanet Pond. Handicap accessible ramp and on-site parking.

powissett lodge

Capacity: 200

Facilities include a 300’ sandy beach on a 55-acre pond, picnic tables, a 36’x36’ pavilion, bathrooms, a volleyball net, a 5’ charcoal grill, and a parking lot in walking distance.

North beach

Capacity: Varies

A barn and several fields and pavilions are available to rent.

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Group Camping

Hale does not offer private camping, but scout groups or similar organizations may reserve sites. Buildings are not available for overnights. View our camp site map.

Wooded area with cabins.

Fern Valley

Capacity: 25+

Tents Site includes: Fire pit; Parking; Bathrooms on site during warmer months

Orange cabin in the woods.

Twin Oaks

Capacity: 10–15

Tents Site includes: Fire pit and porch shelter; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

Medium sized cabin.

High Rock Cabin Area

Capacity: 20+

Tents Site includes: Fire pit and porch shelter; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

Fox Hill Pavilion.

Fox Hill Pavilion

Capacity: 15–20

Tents Site includes: Fire pit and pavilion; Parking; Bathrooms on site during warmer months

Great Horned Pavilion.

Great Horned Pavilion

Capacity: 15–20

Tents Site includes: Fire circle and pavilion shelter; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

Saw-Whet Pavilion.

Saw-Whet Pavilion

Capacity: 10–15

Tents Site includes: Fire circle and pavilion shelter; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

Cat Rock cabin area.

Cat Rock Cabin Area

Capacity: 25–30

Tents Site includes: Large fire circle and pavilion; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

Chapel Valley.

Chapel Valley

Capacity: 20–25

Tents Site includes: Fire circle and pavilion; Parking; Bathrooms

Firefly Hill.

Firefly Hill

Capacity: 10–15

Tents Site includes: Fire circle and pavilion; Parking; Bathrooms

Storrow Pond.

Storrow Pond

Capacity: 10–15

Tents Site includes: Chimney; Parking; Bathrooms

Camp McFarland.

Camp McFarland

Capacity: 10–15

Tents Site includes: Fire circle and lean-to; Parking; Bathrooms

Three Rocks area.

Three Rocks

Capacity: 30

Tents Site includes: Fire circle and porch shelter; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

ABC Cabin area.

ABC Cabin Area

Capacity: 20

Tents Site includes: Fire circle; Parking; Bathrooms during warmer months

Happy 100th Hale

Summer Birthday Parties for Kids

Whether you’re turning 1 or 100 years old, you can celebrate your day with friends and family at Hale. Grownups tend to prefer traditional venue rentals that afford them flexibility to plan whatever they have in mind, but our birthday party packages for kids simplify that. BYOC (that’s bring your own cake) and we’ll provide the fun!

Birthday Party Packages

Each three-hour party includes a pavilion and one hour of facilitated games and activities for up to 20 participants, not including parents. Birthdays may be scheduled starting in May; weekday parties start after 4 PM.

One of Hale’s highly trained lifeguards leads games like Drip, Drip, Drop and water polo for young partygoers, and supervises free swim for older attendees.

Max. Capacity: 20 participants
Min. Age: 3
Booking: June–August
Cost: $400
lifeguard headshot

After safety training and basic instruction, young mariners set out for games, splash wars, and scavenger hunts on the high seas of Noanet Pond.

Max. Capacity: 20 participants
Min. Age: 8
Booking: May–August
Cost: $400
Kids rowing canoes.

What kind of party maroons its participants on an imaginary island? This one! Catch a fish, start a fire, boil water, build a shelter, and survive!

Max. Capacity: 20 participants
Min. Age: 7
Booking: May–September
Cost: $400
kid fishing

A smaller party allows more personal attention from one of our skilled instructors. Dad jokes aside, this celebration is sure to be right on target.

Max. Capacity: 10 participants
Min. Age: 7
Booking: May–August
Cost: $400
Archery

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Please note, each party is limited to one of the four activities, so you will need to pick a favorite prior to booking--but if you're open to several options, please let us know what they are.