Sutton Massachusetts
Purgatory Chasm. The Sutton Forest.
Lake Singletary and Manchaug Pond. The Blackstone River.
Come see what Sutton has to offer! is personally run by Lisa Shea, who has been a Sutton resident for over twenty years. She initially created this site to hold research on Sutton's genealogy and history - two of her passions. She added in thousands of photos. Over time the site has expanded to include over 10,000 pages and photos exploring the beauty which is Sutton.

This site has also had a blog since 2005. Below is the latest post; click through to read past entries.

Support Sutton Businesses - 4/28/2020 10:58:22 PM

I know it's rough being stuck in this pandemic situation. Local businesses are struggling to hang in there.

Please do your best to support them. For example, Enchanted Passage is our local bookstore. They can provide porch pickup for your favorite books. They have lots of puzzles! Contact them for more info.

Whether it's a local restaurant or other business, do your best to use them.We can all support each other.

Sutton Writing Group

Our monthly Sutton Writing Group is now meeting twice a month on Zoom. We are free and warmly welcome ALL levels of writers. If you're interested in learning more about writing, whether it's fiction, non-fiction, poetry, or anything else, we'd love to hear from you. Just contact me for more information.

Sutton Writing Group Details

My witch cozy mystery is free for a few days in ebook form, so grab your copy and enjoy!

Cozy Witch Mystery
Cozy Witch Mystery

If you have a local business which could use help, let me know the details and I'll do my best to help promote it on my various sites.

Stay healthy!

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Experience Sutton's Beauty

Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter

Purgatory Chasm

Purgatory Chasm

Make sure you wear hiking shoes if you're heading into the chasm! This glacial cleft can reach depths of over 80 feet and has jagged rocks. Be safe!

Purgatory Chasm Photos

Singletary Lake

Singletary Lake

Singletary Lake is shared by Sutton and Millbury. The lovely lake provides a town beach, a public boat ramp, and stunning beauty. Perfect for kayaks and canoes.

Singletary Lake Photos

Manchaug Pond

Manchaug Pond

Manchaug is smaller than Singletary. It hosts several campgrounds, plus a public boat ramp means wonderful access.

Manchaug Pond Photos

Blackstone River

Blackstone River

The Blackstone River provided power for our mills. Be sure to visit Tricentennial Park and the Singing Falls.

Blackstone River Photos

Lakes, Rivers, and Forests

Whether you like to kayak or hike, golf or birdwatch, come on by!

Lake Singletary
330 acres of water-based fun. Sutton also has a town beach on the lake.

Manchaug Pond
A beautiful 344 acres including several campgrounds and a public boat ramp.

Blackstone River
Stretches from Worcester down through Providence

Purgatory Chasm
A stunning landscape carved out by glaciers, and featured in The Sea of Trees.

Sutton Forest
Twisting nature trails enjoyed by birders and mountain bikers alike.

Merril Pond
This state reservation was once part of a fish hatchery program.

Blackstone Valley National
Beautiful golf course with a patio restaurant

Pleasant Valley Golf
Private; was once a stop on the PGA and LPGA tours.

Green Living
Whatever you choose to do in Sutton, keep it green! We are a Tree City!