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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 Quaddick - Wharton Brook

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  Quaddick SP           State Park            CT DEP - Haley
  Thompson  CT
116 acres

  Quinebaug & Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Coridor
  National Park Service     NPS  e-mail

  860 963-7226

  Quinebaug-Shetucket Heritage Corridor, Inc.

  107 Providence Street

  Putnam   CT  06260

    The Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage

    Corridor in northeastern Connecticut and south central MA has

    been called "the last green valley" in the Boston-to-Washington    

    megalopolis. Close to Hartford, Providence, and Worcester

  Rocky Neck SP        State Park            CT DEP
  East Lyme   CT

  Salmon River SF  State Forest               CT DEP  860 295-9523
c/o Eastern District HQ
209 Hebron Rd, Marlborough Ct
Colchester    CT     06447
6000 acres
Last Update    2 /25/2004

  Selden Island SPR      State Park Reserve              CT DEP - Haley
  Lyme    CT
528 acres

  Session Woods WMA        Wildlife Management Area     CT DEP 860 675-8130 
POBox 1550
Burlingon   CT     o6013

  Shenipsit SF  State Forest                CT DEP - Shenipsit
Stafford  CT
6126 acres
Last Update    2 /26/2004

  Sherwood Island SP   State Park            CT DEP
Westport            CT

  Silver Sands SP           State Park            CT DEP
Milford   CT

  Sleeping Giant SP        State Park            CT DEP
  Hamden CT

  Southford Falls SP      State Park      CT DEP
  Southbury CT

  Squantz Pond SP         State Park            CT DEP
  New Fairfield  CT

  Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge   Fish and Wildlife Service FWS



  PO Box 1030

  733 Old Clinton Rd

  Westbrook     CT  06498

    Stewart B. McKinney NWR is comprised of eight parcels of land

    that are stretched across Connecticut's shoreline.  The

    headquarters is located approximately 45 minutes south of

    Hartford and 30 minutes east of New Haven

  Stratton Brook SP        State Park            CT DEP
  Simsbury   CT

  Talcott Mountain SP     State Park            CT DEP
  Bloomfield  CT

  Thomaston Dam           US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE




  Thomaston  CT  06787-0307

    Vista picnic area offers visitors an excellent view of the dam and

    portions of the Naugatuck River Valley.  The streamside

    environment is popular for fishing, hunting, trail bike riding and      


  Topsmead SF  State Forest                          CT DEP  860 567-5694
PO Box 1081
Litchfield  CT
former summer estate
Last Update    2 /26/2004

  Wadsworth Falls SP     State Park            CT DEP
  Middlefield   CT

   Weir Farm National Historic Site    National Park Service     NPS  e-mail
203 834-1896
735 Nod Hill Road
Wilton  CT  06897
How does our environment influence our creativity? Weir Farm
National Historic Site is a place where visitors and artists can
explore this question in various ways.

  West Rock Ridge SP               State Park            CT DEP
  Hamden/New Haven   CT

  West Thompson Lake  US Army Corps of Engineers     USACE



  449 Reardon Road

  North CT  06255-9801

    Excellent camping (seasonal) in a rustic campground with wooded  sites near 200-acre lake.  Modern bathroom with hot showers,  trailer dump station and resident campground attendants.  Boat  ramp (5 mph limit for boats), picnic area, hunting, fishing and hiking

  Wharton Brook SP          State Park            CT DEP - Haley
Wallingford   CT
96 acres



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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
Wharton Brook Picnic Shelter


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