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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
Colebrook    CT
1198 acres
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  American Legion SF  State Forest           CT DEP 
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
e-mail  860 424-3000
Westport  CT
Notes  2000 foot          1700 acres    Last Update  6 /2 /2006

  Assekonk Swamp WMA           Wildlife Management Area     CT DEP
North Stonington   CT
public hunting area 695 acres

  Babcock Preserve  Park                              Greenwich P&R
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
203 394-6565
1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport CT  06610
Last Update   6 /3 /2006

  Beckley Iron Furnace Industrial Monument   State Monument    CT DEP  860 491-3620
c/o Mohawk State Forest
20 Mohawk Mountain Road
North Canaan CT   06756

  Bigelow Hollow SP    State Park                CT DEP  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  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  860 283-8088
c/o Topsmead SF PO Box 1081
Watertown  CT     06759
443 acres

  Black Rock Lake          US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  e-mail  Vincent.A.Gualtieri



  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.

  Bluff Point SP             State Park            CT DEP  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  860 482-1817
385 Burr Mountain Rd
Torrington CT   o6790
fishing, hiking, swimming                                         436 acres

  Chatfield Hollow SP    State Park            CT DEP  860 663-2030
381 Route 80
Killingworth  CT   06419
Trout Park, fishing, swimming, hiking                           355.6 acres

  Cockaponset SF  State Forest          CT DEP - Cockaponset
860 424-3200
Haddam     CT
15652 acres
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Colebrook River Lake    US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE



  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.


  Collis P Huntington SP State Park            CT DEP  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
860 424-3000
79 Elm Street
Hartford  CT     06106
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Connecticut Lakes & Ponds  State Agency           CT DEP
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
860 424-3200
79 Elm Street
Hartford  CT     06106
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Connecticut State Route 169     Department of Transportation      DOT

  e-mail         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




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Burr Pond SP
Chatfield Picnic Shelter
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Hopeville Pond SP
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