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Nice Hiking

Great hiking trails, unfortunately this is not a good time of year to be in the park. The bugs... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
ARose112
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Very buggy in July

This would have been a relaxed, scenic stroll on a flat, wooded path heading to the riverbank... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Avi R
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6 Sep 2018
“Nice walk”
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“Nice Hiking”
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Nice walk but the trails need some repairs. It also would be nice to properly mark their trails so you don't wonder aimlessly

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RickyCruise
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Great hiking trails, unfortunately this is not a good time of year to be in the park. The bugs making hiking very difficult, even if you are covered in bug spray. The best time to go hiking is in the spring and fall. There are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ARose112
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This would have been a relaxed, scenic stroll on a flat, wooded path heading to the riverbank - except that we were assailed by mosquitos the entire way. Cue the whining by the kids. Come with big spray and enjoy.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Avi R
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This park is quiet and out of the way. Blink and you'll drive right past it. The parking lot is very small, and the large wooden map a bit out of date, but the trails are marked and it's hard to get lost. If you...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank PhilA1202
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The Connecticut River is the largest river in New England, flowing south from the Connecticut Lakes in northern New Hampshire, along the border between New Hampshire and Vermont, through Western Massachusetts and central Connecticut into Long Island Sound at Old Saybrook, Connecticut

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank traveler8818
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The cool breeze off of this river is refreshing for a stroll on a hot day. An attractive destination for a quick break.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

The trails are beautiful and well marked. We had a lot of fun crossing little bridges and walking on the little ledge paths of the trails we chose in this trip. The only downside, which was huge, was that to get to the beach you...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 323meaganc
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

An amazing slice of Connecticut Valley flora and fauna. You very much felt like you were in a primitive place far from society. Believe we encountered bear footprints and even bare human footprints (?!?!). The river view and campground there is absolutely stunning, as is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

I go past the park frequently. It has an especially clear view, in winter, of the ice floes on the CT river. Icebreakers regularly clear the ice to make it navigable. When the ice refreezes, it looks something like "ice cube tray ice cream" after...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Thekansaspyet
Reviewed 6 August 2014

From the outdoor ceremony, to the classy food and drinks, dance floor indoors, just a perfect venue for a wedding!

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Peggy G
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