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We couldn't wait any longer, so we're going online with our Park guide before it's done.  What you're seeing is the late phase of Stage I, where we've identified all the State and National Parks, and we're adding address and contact information daily, t the same time,  We're working on Phase II, to add Forests, Preserves, and Wildlife Management information (and other federal lands, like BLM and Corps of Engineers)  Phase III, with details for each park,  remains in the future.  
 

Parks Connecticut Algonquin - CT SR 169

 
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  Algonquin SF  State Forest            CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/burnatr/wildlife/fguide/hntareas.asp
 
*****
 
Colebrook    CT
 
1198 acres
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  American Legion SF  State Forest           CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/amerlegion.htm 
 
860 379-2469
 
Peoples SF
 
PO Box 1 Pleasant Valley
 
Barkhamsted  CT   06063
  
789 acres
 
Last Update  3 /16/2004

  Aspetuck Land Trust  Nature Preserve     Fairfield County HPC
 
http://www.aspetucklandtrust.org
 
e-mail  mailto:info@aspetucklandtrust.org  860 424-3000
 
Westport  CT
 
Notes  2000 foot          1700 acres    Last Update  6 /2 /2006

  Assekonk Swamp WMA           Wildlife Management Area     CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/burnatr/wildlife/fguide/hntareas.asp
 
North Stonington   CT
  
public hunting area 695 acres

  Babcock Preserve  Park                              Greenwich P&R
 
http://www.coastalct.com/Listings/index.cfm?action=showSub&catID=8&subC
 
atID=175&startrange=M&endrange=S&substart=A&subend=G 
 
203 622-7817
 
1/2  mile N of Merritt Pkwy, between North, Lower Cross &
 
Greenwich  CT
 
292 acres               Last Update  6 /3 /2006

  Beardsley Park  Zoo              Beardsley Zoo
 
http://www.beardsleyzoo.org
 
203 394-6565
 
1875 Noble Ave
 
Bridgeport CT  06610
 
Last Update   6 /3 /2006

  Beckley Iron Furnace Industrial Monument   State Monument    CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/beckley.htm  860 491-3620
 
c/o Mohawk State Forest
 
20 Mohawk Mountain Road
 
North Canaan CT   06756

  Bigelow Hollow SP    State Park                CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/bigelow.htm  860 684-3430
 
c/o Shenipsit SF
 
16 Chestnut Hill Rd Stafford Springs
 
Union CT   06076
 
513 acres

  Bisceglie-Scribner Park  City Park                  Weston P&R
 
http://www.coastalct.com/Listings/index.cfm?action=displayListing&listingID=  1950&catID=9&startrange=All&endrange=All&substart=A&subend=G&notify=1
 
203 222-2655
 
Merrit Pkwy/Rte 15 Exit 42
 
Weston  CT
 
Notes freshwater beach         53 acres      Last Update  6 /3 /2006

  Black Rock SP      State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/blackrock.htm  860 283-8088
 
c/o Topsmead SF PO Box 1081
 
Litchfield
 
Watertown  CT     06759
 
443 acres

  Black Rock Lake          US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/brl/brlhome.htm

  e-mail  Vincent.A.Gualtieri

  860-283-4900

  331 HILL ROAD

  Thomaston       CT        06787-1918

    Located next to Black Rock State Park, the project is crossed by

    a portion of the Mattatuck Trail.  The 21-acre lake is stocked with

    trout by the State.

   Recreation.gov

  Bluff Point SP             State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/bluffpoint.htm  860 444-7591
 
c/o Fort Trumbull SP 90 Walbach St
 
New London
 
Groton   CT     06320
 
hiking, mountain biking, saltwater fishing                      806 acres

  Burr Pond  SP      State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/burrpond.htm  860 482-1817
 
385 Burr Mountain Rd
 
Torrington CT   o6790
 
fishing, hiking, swimming                                         436 acres

  Chatfield Hollow SP    State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/chatfield.htm  860 663-2030
 
381 Route 80
 
Killingworth  CT   06419
 
Trout Park, fishing, swimming, hiking                           355.6 acres

  Cockaponset SF  State Forest          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/ctforests.htm - Cockaponset
 
860 424-3200
 
*****
 
Haddam     CT
  
15652 acres
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Colebrook River Lake    US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/crl/crlhome.htm

  e-mail  Robert.B.Moretz@usace.army.mil

  860-379-8234

  PO BOX 58
  Riverton     CT     06065-0058

    A 750-acre lake is used as a standby water supply, and is

    available seasonally for fishing and boating.  The lake is stocked

    with trout.  A large boat ramp is available.

   Recreation.gov

 

  Collis P Huntington SP State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/search.htm  203 938-2285
 
c/o Putnam Memorial SP
 
492 Black Rock Turnpike
 
Redding  CT     06896
 
878 acres

  Connecticut Dept of Environmental Protection  State Agency         CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/rec-nat.htm
 
mailto:dep.webmaster@po.state.ct.us
 
860 424-3000
 
79 Elm Street
 
Hartford  CT     06106
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Connecticut Lakes & Ponds  State Agency           CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/cgnhs/lakes/lakepond.htm
 
860 424-3000
 
79 Elm Street
 
Hartford   CT     06106
 
information about publicly-accessible bodies of water
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Connecticut State Parks  State Agency      CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/index.htm
  e-mail  
mailto:dep.stateparks@po.state.ct.us
 
860 424-3200
 
79 Elm Street
 
Hartford  CT     06106
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Connecticut State Route 169     Department of Transportation      DOT

  http://www.byways.org/pages/frameset.html?CX_PAGE=101&CX_BYW

  e-mail  neccog@senet.net         860-774-1253

  P.O. Box 759

  125 Putnam Pike                                                       

  Dayville  CT  06241-0759

    This 32-mile, 25-town route traverses one of the last unspoiled

    areas in the northeastern United States, with rustic farmlands,

    forests, farmsteads, open spaces, and historic structures and

    features.

  Recreation.gov

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