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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

 
   Main Parks Index  

 

  Quaddick SP           State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm - Haley
  Thompson  CT
 
116 acres

  Quinebaug & Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Coridor
  National Park Service     NPS

  http://www.nps.gov/qush  e-mail  quinebaug.shetucket@snet.net

  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

   Recreation.gov


  Rocky Neck SP        State Park            CT DEP
  http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/rockyneck.htm
  East Lyme   CT

  Salmon River SF  State Forest               CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/salmon.htm  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
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm - Haley
  Lyme    CT
 
528 acres

  Session Woods WMA        Wildlife Management Area     CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/burnatr/wildlife/geninfo/sessions.htm 860 675-8130 
 
POBox 1550
 
Burlingon   CT     o6013
 
Hunting

  Shenipsit SF  State Forest                CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/ctforests.htm - Shenipsit
 
Stafford  CT
  
6126 acres
 
Last Update    2 /26/2004

  Sherwood Island SP   State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/sherwood.htm
 
Westport            CT

  Silver Sands SP           State Park            CT DEP
 
Milford   CT

  Sleeping Giant SP        State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/sleepinggiant.htm
  Hamden CT


  Southford Falls SP      State Park      CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/southford.htm
  Southbury CT


  Squantz Pond SP         State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/squantz.htm
  New Fairfield  CT

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

  http://www.recreation.gov/detail.cfm?ID=53546

  e-mail  fw5rw_sbmnwr@fws.gov

  860-399-2513

  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

   Recreation.gov


  Stratton Brook SP        State Park            CT DEP
  http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/stratton.htm
  Simsbury   CT


  Talcott Mountain SP     State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/talcott.htm
  Bloomfield  CT

  Thomaston Dam           US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/tmd/tmdhome.htm

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

  860-283-5540

  331 HILL ROAD

  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      

    snowmobiling.

   Recreation.gov

  Topsmead SF  State Forest                          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/forests/topsmead.htm  860 567-5694
 
PO Box 1081
 
Litchfield  CT
 
former summer estate
 
Last Update    2 /26/2004

  Wadsworth Falls SP     State Park            CT DEP
  http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/wadsworth.htm
  Middlefield   CT


   Weir Farm National Historic Site    National Park Service     NPS
 
http://www.nps.gov/wefa  e-mail  christopher_gezon@nps.gov
 
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.
 
Recreation.gov


  West Rock Ridge SP               State Park            CT DEP
  http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/westrock.htm
  Hamden/New Haven   CT

  West Thompson Lake  US Army Corps of Engineers     USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/wtl/wtlhome.htm

  e-mail  CENAE-CO-WTL@usace.army.mil

  860-923-2982

  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

   Recreation.gov

  Wharton Brook SP          State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm - 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
 
WEST THOMPSON LAKE
 
Wharton Brook Picnic Shelter

 

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