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Macedonia Brook State Park

Kent, Kent, CT 06757
+1 860-424-3200
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Fall hiking

The Macedonia Brook State park is beautiful in the fall with hiking trails and foliage in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lollygal
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New York City, New York
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My husband and I came here twice during our stay in Connecticut. The first time we did the yellow... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Nsobiepan
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good46%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
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“pit toilets” (3 reviews)
“blue trail” (6 reviews)
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Kent, Kent, CT 06757
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Macedonia Brook State park is beautiful in the fall with hiking trails and foliage in the county. The area is lush and green and a nice place o enjoy a fall day.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came here twice during our stay in Connecticut. The first time we did the yellow trail and it was okay, with the leaves falling sometimes the trail was hard to see. The second day we had a much better experience we...More

Thank Nsobiepan
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is a long hike and a significant part of it involves scaling rocks on all fours. But when it is done you will be exhilarated. You need some level of conditioning and strength to make it through. there are 3 or 4 scenic summits...More

Thank Walter11_22
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We hiked all the way up the mountain, saw beautiful views, but then returning down did not pay better attention to the trail markers, or they just weren't there. It is moderate to difficult and there is a scramble towards the top, as people mentioned....More

Thank Kimbo54
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very nice place for an easy hike, a picnic and even some brook fishing. Wasn't buggy yet in late April but might be in May.

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great place to hike and to explore. Camping season ends a little early in the year it seems. Prettiest spot I have found in the prettiest corner of CT! The blue trail can be treacherous at points. Lots of fun, but don't take your overweight...More

Thank sparrish5
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Macedonia State Park is a little known delight. Great hiking trails and views toward the Catskills Mountains in NY State. The Macedonia Brook flows through the entire park, providing a fabulous backdrop for campers and day trip picnic visitors.

Thank jdwyer46
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This rustic spot near fashionable Kent and Sharon Connecticut sports numerous trails, several of which are rugged. (Blue and White trails) Very much off the beaten path, there is some camping, and an actual trout stream. Seldom visited, you will feel very much alone in...More

Thank Film G
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Just got back from a great 6.8 mile hike today on the Blue Trail. (2.5 hours at a good/constant pace.) Thanks to many other reviewers, we went counterclockwise on the trail which optimized views and helped offset the super steep portions of the trail. Views...More

Thank ernie685
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stayed one night on campsite 18T. This site was a bit removed from our car as it was adjacent to site 19, but was somewhat remote and backed up to a night wooded hill. We found the site to be clean and quiet enough to...More

Thank Peter M
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