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Popular Spot for Photography

A good spot to do a photoshoot during the fall. Lots of hiking trails and waterfalls, plus some... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Karlpizza
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Monroe, Connecticut
Great picnicking or hiking spot

Hiked here yesterday with my 12-year old son. Absolutely loved it. Lots of parking, picnic... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Hilary M
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Connecticut
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“covered bridge”(19 reviews)
“hiking trails”(6 reviews)
“watch tower”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

A good spot to do a photoshoot during the fall. Lots of hiking trails and waterfalls, plus some tables to eat outdoors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karlpizza
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This State Park is best experienced in the early Spring, later fall or even in Winter. The summer brings a few too many city dwellers seeking space for picnics and family gatherings. Also a favorite spot for Wedding Photos. Parking lot fills up during summer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mda_a2000
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Hiked here yesterday with my 12-year old son. Absolutely loved it. Lots of parking, picnic tables, and pretty views even if you just hang around the entrance. Pretty waterfalls and rock formations, and covered bridge. We did the big loop, beginning on the covered bridge...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hilary M
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This is a relatively small state park but it is very peaceful and beautiful. Easy trails and nice picnic areas.The falls are at their prettiest after a good amount of rain. Nice place to sit and contemplate and enjoy being outdoors. One of my favorite...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Doreen Q
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This falls here are small, but very picturesque and a draw to all levels of photographers. Same for the covered bridge. The park is clean with decent portable toilet areas. Hiking trails down to the bridge is great for all ages with slightly more challenging...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank CKane
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Real nice to go and hike the trails, Has a nice fishing area, Picnic areas with charcoal grills, They have containers to dump hot coals after the party, Also a newer pavilion, The picnic tables are newer In gear shape, The restrooms although not flush...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jimmytherug
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

You can have a little minature fun. Have food. Also you can win prizes!!!Great time with the family!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank juicyrose2006
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Went there for a nice mild walk hike, took the boardwalk trail first and then came back to do the watchtower trail,walked quite a bit but couldn’t see any sign of it,wish there had been trail maps. Lots of picnic benches and viewing areas of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Joan K
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice park. It has a trail. It is picturesque. Great for family fun or solo. Note..At the time we went, there, were several female as well as couples who saw some guy flashing people. So with the changing times. Always go...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Sunybun
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We had our wedding pictures taken here 20 years ago by the falls and it's just as beautiful today as it was then!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Lorif1967
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Response from Howard K | Reviewed this property |
I have no clue. I have seen free grills for public use there. I would use what they provide and bring your own charcoal briquettes and plenty of lighter fluid. Don't forget to clean up after yourself! Enjoy.
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