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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 Day Pond - Hurd

 
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  Day Pond SP        State Park                        CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/daypond.htm  860 295-9523
 
MAIL c/o Easten District HQ
 
209 Hebron Road Marlborough
 
Colchester  CT  o6447

  Dennis Hill SP       State Park                     CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/dennishill.htm  860 482-1817
 
c/o Burr Pond SP
 
385 Burr Mountain Rd, Torrington
 
Norfolk  CT  o6790
 
stone former summer house serves as pavilion at the summit of      240 acres
 
1627 foot hill

  Devil's Hopyard SP       State Park                   CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/devilshopyard.htm  860 873-8566
 
366 Hopyard Road
 
East Haddam  CT     o6423

  Dinosaur SP       State Park                          CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/dinosaur.htm  860 529-8423
 
400 West Street
 
Rocky Hill   CT     06067

  Fort Griswold Battlefield SP       State Park                        CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/fort_griswold.htm  860 449-6877
 
c/o Fort Trumbull SP
 
Groton   CT

  Fort Trumbull SP       State Park                 CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/fort_trumbull.htm  860 444-7591
 
90 Walbach Street
 
New London   CT     06320
  f
ishing pier, 19th century stone fort

  Franklin Swamp WMA      Wildlife Management Area           CT DEP
 
http://dep.state.ct.us/burnatr/wildlife/wdhome.htm  860 642-7239
 
391 Route 32
 
N Franklin  CT     06254
 
hunting

  Gay City SP       State Park                      CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/gaycity.htm  860 295-9523
 
c/o Eastern District HQ, 209 Hebron Rd
 
Marlborough CT
 
Hebron   CT     06447
 
hiking on site of former mill town                                           1569 acres

  Gillette Castle SP         State Park            CT DEP
   http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/gillettecastle.htm  860 526-2336
 
67 River Road
  East Haddam       CT         06423
 
Alt URL http://www.friendsofgillettecastle.org/   

  Haddam Meadows SP  State Park             CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/haddammeadows.htm  860 663-2030
 
c/o Chatfield Hollow SP
 
Haddam    CT     06419
  
154 acres
 
Alt URL http://www.cttourism.org/   

  Haley Farm SP       State Park                  CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm-Haley
 
Groton  CT
 
bike trail, hiking                                                                198 acres

  Hammonasset SP        State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/hammonasset.htm  203 245-2785
 
1288 Boston Post Road
 
PO Box 271
 
Madison   CT     06443
 
2 miles of beach

  Hancock Brook Lake    US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/hnk/hnkhome.htm

  e-mail  Christopher.D.Way@usace.army.mil

  203-729-8840

  4 Straits Turnpike

  Middlebury   CT        06762-0302

    The project includes a shallow 40-acre lake and streamside
   
environment good for canoeing, fishing and hunting.

   Recreation.gov

  Harkness Memorial SP       State Park                      CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/harkness.htm  860 443-5725
 
275 Great Neck Road
 
Waterford    CT     o6385
 
Mansion tours, gardens, fishing                                            230 acres

  Haystack Mountain SP State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/haystack.htm  860 421-1817
 
c/o Burr Pond SP
 
385 Burr Mountain Rd Torrington Ct 06790
 
Norfolk CT
 
trails to stone tower at top of mountain

  Hop Brook Lake           US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/recreati/hbl/hblhome.htm

  e-mail  Christopher.D.Way@usace.army.mil

  203-729-8840

  4 Straits Turnpike

  Middlebury   CT  06762-0302

    Hop Brook Lake is a popular day use park with swimming and

    picnicking facilities, athletic fields, picnic shelters and over 7
    miles of hiking trails winding through the woods and fields. 
    Canoes,
 sailboards and rowboats are welcome on the 21-acre
    lake. 

  Recreation.gov

  Hopeville Pond SP        State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/hopeville.htm  860 376-2920
 
193 Roode Road
  Griswold   CT   06351
 
camping, swimming

  Housatonic Meadows SP          State Park            CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/housatonic.htm  860 927-3238
 
c/o Macedonia Brook SP
 
Sharon  CT
 
river side activities

  Hurd  SP       State Park           CT DEP
 
http://www.dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/ctparks.htm - Hurd
 
East Hampton   CT
 
overlooks Connecticut river                                                 884 acres

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Black Rock SP
  Burr Pond Picnic Shelter
 
Burr Pond SP
 
Chatfield Picnic Shelter
 
Day Pond Picnic Shelter
 
Devil's Hopyard
 
Devil's Hopyard Picnic Shelter
 
Hammonasset Beach SP
 
Hammonasset Picnic Shelter
 
Hopeville Pond SP
 
Housatonic Meadows SP
 

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