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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 Indian Well - Putnam Memorial

 
   Main Parks Index  

 

  Indian Well SP                   State Park          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/indianwell.htm
 
Shelton  CT

  John A Minetto SP       State Park          CT DEP
 
Tomington   CT

  Kent Falls SP  State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/kentfalls.htm
  Kent     CT

  Kettletown SP       State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/kettletown.htm
 
Southbury   CT

  Lake Waramaug SP  State Park              CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/lakewaramaug.htm 
 
860 868-0220
 
30 Lake Waraaug Road
 
New Preston   CT
  
95 acres
 
Last Update    3 /15/2004

  Macedonia Brook SP  State Park        CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/macedonia.htm
 
860 927-3238
 
159 Macedonia Brook Rd
 
Kent   CT     06757
  
2300 acres
 
Last Update    3 /15/2004

  Mansfield Hollow SP  State Park         CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm - Mansfield 
 
860 424-3200
 
Route 89
 
Mansfield   CT
 
boating & fishing lake                                                        2328 acres
 
Last Update    3 /15/2004

  Mansfield Hollow Lake  US Army Corps of Engineers       USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/mhl/mhl.htm

  e-mail  CENAE-CO-WTL@usace.army.mil

  860-423-5603

  141 Mansfield Hollow Road

  MANSFIELD CENT   CT  06250-9802

    A popular day-use park is managed by the State around a 450-

    acre lake.  A large picnic area and playfields serve as a nucleus to  miles of hiking and cross-country skiing trails.  Boat ramp  provided.  Hunting and fishing opportunities available.

  Recreation.gov

  Mashamoquet Brook SP  State Park           CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/mashamoquet.htm
 
860 928-6121
 
147 Wolf Den Drive
 
Pomfret  CT     06259
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Merritt Parkway            Department of Transportation      DOT

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

  e-mail  simone.cristofori@po.state.ct.us

  860-594-3155

  P.O. Box 317546
 
Newington  CT  06131-7546

    Transportation buffs will especially enjoy this corridor`s significant

    design, which brilliantly integrates the craft of the engineer and the artist. Everyone will take pleasure in its recreational offerings and

    aesthetic beauty.

   Recreation.gov

  Millers Pond SP  State Park       CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm - Mansfield
 
*****
 
Durham  CT
 
hiking, in Cockaponset SF & fishing                                        15642 acres
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Mohawk SF  State Forest          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/mohawk.htm  860 491-3620
 
20 Mohawk Mountain Road
 
Goshen  CT     06756
 
hiking, lookout tower, skiing, fishing                                        3351 acres
 
Last Update    2 /20/2004

  Mount Tom SP  State Park          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/mounttom.htm 
 
860 868-2592
 
c/o Lake Waramaug SP
 
Litchfield    CT
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Natchaug SF  State Forest                   CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/ctforests.htm-Natchaug
 
Eastford   CT
  
12935 acres
 
Last Update    2 /25/2004

  Nipmuck SF  State Forest                      CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/nipmuck.htm  860 684-3430
 
Bigelow Hollow SP
 
c/o Shenipsit SF, 160 Chestnut Hill Rd, Stafford Springs 06076
 
Union  CT
 
Laurel Sanctuary
 
Last Update    2 /25/2004

  Northfield Brook Lake    US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/nbl/nblhome.htm

  e-mail  Vincent.A.Gualtiere@usace.army.mil

  860-283-5540

  331 HILL ROAD
  Thomaston  CT    06787-0307

    Northfield Brook Lake is a scenic day use park with a swim beach, horseshoe pits, picnic shelters, tables and fire grills located   throughout the park.  The 1.7-mile-long self-guided hiking trail     winds throughout the park.  The 8-acre lake is stocked with

   Recreation.gov

  Osbomedale SP    State Park        CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/osbornedale.htm
  Derby   CT

  Pachaug SF  State Forest                          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/ctforests.htm-Pachaug
 
Voluntown      CT
  
22938 acres
 
Last Update    2 /25/2004

  Penwood SP    State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/penwood.htm
  Bloomfield    CT

  Peoples SF  State Forest                      CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/amerlegion.htm  860 379-2469
 
PO Box 1
 
Pleasant Valley CT
 
Barkhamsted   CT     06063
 
Last Update    2 /25/2004

  Public Hunting Areas in Connecticut  State Agency                  CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/burnatr/wildlife/fguide/litchhar.asp
 
860 424-3200
 
79 Elm Street
 
Hartford  CT     06106
 
directory of all lands with public hunting
 
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  Putnam Memorial SP   State Park            CT DEP
  http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/putnam.htm
  Redding   CT

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  Indian Well Picnic Shelter
 
Kettletown SP
 
Lake Waramaug SP
 
Macedonia Brook Picnic Shelter
 
Macedonia Brook State Park
 
Mashamoquet Brook SP
 
Osbornedale Picnic Shelter
 
Penwood Picnic Shelter
 
People's Forest Picnic Shelter
 
Quaddick Picnic Shelter
  Rocky Neck SP
 
Sleeping Giant Picnic Shelter
 
Stratton Brook Picnic Shelter
 
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Wharton Brook Picnic Shelter

 

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