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Cove Island Park

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Very nice park on the water. Excellent walking trails. Clean.

Very nice park on the water. Excellent walking trails. Clean. Fee for parking on the grounds May... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stamford, Connecticut
Great view and amazing walking path

An absolutely fantastic place to go for a jog/walk. The views of the coast and waterways are... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Matt R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice park on the water. Excellent walking trails. Clean. Fee for parking on the grounds May thru Sept. enforced 24/7. Cove Island Park has it all including developed recreation facilities such as a 1-mile loop walking/running trail, children's play area, a roller blade/cycling path...More

Thank gwschiff
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

An absolutely fantastic place to go for a jog/walk. The views of the coast and waterways are gorgeous. The park has plenty of places to sit and relax or just watch the tide go in and out. Got a good 5 mile walk in with...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Since it is restricted in the Summer, I miss perhaps the best season. It is a lovely place to walk-very flat-and enjoy the views of the water.

Thank 29dora
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Beautiful views of the LI Sound, great sunrise and sunsets(perfect with friends and something to quench your thirst)... Wonderful Children's Playground. Adequate Stationary Exercise Circuit. Great place to walk and jog. Two beaches to enjoy in the summer time. Free late September to April. May...More

Thank anndzenutis
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

I visited friends in Darien for Thanksgiving, and this is one of the places they showed me. It may be lovely in the Summer, but in late November, it just looked cold.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Great place to view the sound and go for a walk - very close to downtown. Something for everyone. Always a good time

Thank dynoflash
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Best place on the waterfront. I have been visiting this park for last 20 years and never get enough of it. Soundwater maintains a museum and learning center for kids. Beautiful beaches, swimming allowed. Free rides in a tiny train on the weekends. Also, do...More

Thank VivekDangre
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice park to take family or just walk around entire park for exercise or just a stroll with a loved one or a friend.

Thank Jamster1051
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I came with a group, and there is an exorbidant $25 per day fee to enter. Clearly designed to keep out outsiders like me. There was even a summons warning at the street parking outside the park. Also most street parking all over town near...More

6  Thank barry m
Reviewed 24 July 2018

My husband and I are not familiar with Stamford but had a few hours to kill. It was a beautiful weekend afternoon and we drove over to this park. Parking was ample and free. We walked the little path-loop three times or so (it's pretty...More

2  Thank bkramer947
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Response from DcMbb | Reviewed this property |
I took the bus and it was free to get in. I went in October though, not summer. I didn't pay attention to any fee signs, either because they were only for cars or because I was visiting beyond the dates for which they apply... More
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Response from MarieH1964 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you need a Connecticut fishing license to fish.