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nice river sde park with swimming

Nice water front state park small sandy beach with life guards. Large picinic are with grills and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2015
thesnowman
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conn
Beautiful Park

Just north of town on the Housatonic River, Indian Well State Park is a great place for picnics... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2015
jeffl499
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Alexandria, VA
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25 Jun 2018
“OK Place to cool off on hot days along the Housatonic River.”
7 Mar 2018
“Dog walk”
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Nice water front state park small sandy beach with life guards. Large picinic are with grills and tables. Boat launch and fishing available.. The park has a very nice waterfall reached by a short trail from a parking lot near rt110 not the main parking...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank thesnowman
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This is a true hidden gem. The park has swimming in the mighty Housatonic, with a sand beach. Easy to find... A typical State park out door cooking area. Picnic areas and plenty of space. Come early and pick your spot. A bit of the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

Just north of town on the Housatonic River, Indian Well State Park is a great place for picnics, swimming, boating and hiking. The water is inviting if you are doing nothing more than watching a wide variety of boats going by. Expansive field for sports...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We used to go here all the time on weekends, unfortunately the people the frequent this park now are al from out of state and could care less what they do to the park, The park is no alcohol, over 4th of July over 100...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Firebuff66
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Nice location for a picnic and a jetski romp in the water of the area. Nice quiet location which has plenty of room for people wanting a nice day

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Virginia V
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Went over Columbus Day weekend and there were lots of fun family and friend groups eating and enjoying the good weather. Great place to walk your dog (after the season dogs are allowed) the color was beautiful looking across the river, we had missed the...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Joan K
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This park was a nice quiet place for a small cookout the location was nice and overall I would go back the only downside is the parking is a walk from the pavilion but that's not a big complain

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank cocofle
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Great park on the river. Perfect for fall foliage. Put your walking boots on. Not for young kids. Great for photos of nature.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank J2800
Reviewed 31 July 2014

My husband and I had great time. It was a nice laid back setting despite being pretty full. The kids were rounding around on the beach. We set up our volleyball net and played with another family. My father and my godfather played catch on...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank braidysj
Reviewed 14 July 2014

While geographical great and has lots to offer in this area .The human element that make up the current atmosphere has declined over the last 20 years. All I can say is locals do not go here. Which is shame since it was once a...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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