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Wharton Brook State Park

Route 5, North Haven, CT
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Sad. . .Not very clean

We stopped by to see if this would be a good place for a family outing. We would not recommend for... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
davidbN4341RG
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Wallingford, United States
Fishing

Been fishing here from A small child great place to stop relax fish Swim hike around the park... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
softtailNorthHavenCt
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north haven ct
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6 Dec 2017
“Sad. . .Not very clean”
30 Jul 2017
“Fishing”
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Route 5, North Haven, CT
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We stopped by to see if this would be a good place for a family outing. We would not recommend for a picnic but it might offer okay hiking.

Thank davidbN4341RG
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Been fishing here from A small child great place to stop relax fish Swim hike around the park great park to Stop off and unwind from driving bring Lunch and enjoy this senic spot

Thank softtailNorthHavenCt
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

I visited Wharton Brook State Park as part of my companies annual outing. Perfect space for a picnic and some outdoor games!

Thank jakewblake
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

This park is in my hometown. I take the grandkids there as you can fish, swim, hike. It is small but it is quiet and relaxing. It is nice to bring down a basket lunch or dinner. It closes at sundown. I have enjoyed going...More

Thank MIGLIACCIO1955
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

I have been visiting this park since I was a kid, Apparently the budget cuts in the State have affected the upkeep of out State Parks as it is evident here that things have been "let go". Swimming area is frequently closed down through out...More

Thank Ruthi K
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

When I was a kid I went to this park 2 weeks very summer for swimming lessons. The park looks about the same, but they have put in some restrictions regarding where you can swim. Brought back some great memories.

Thank niagarariverfatman
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

A small park tucked away in a corner of North Haven. A secluded hideaway with a lake for fishing and swimming. There are trails for walking and areas for picnicking. The lake is stocked for fishing. For those seeking some outdoor leisure activities without having...More

Thank Thea1201
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

I grew up in North Haven in the 60's and we swam here and had many wonderful times picnicking and swimming, hiking and picnicking is all that should be done here today..

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Reviewed 15 January 2016

Just a quiet place to enjoy outdoorsno fees,wading area,trails to walk,good area for frisbee easy access from highway

Thank proudmarydj
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

This little park is a nice getaway place in the Wallingford-Meriden-Berlin, CT area. It's claim to fame include a sandy beach area for swimming, fishing, picnic areas, pavillions w/grills, short hiking trails, nature views and open areas for kicking a ball around or flipping a...More

Thank RockawayCamper
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Response from niagarariverfatman | Reviewed this property |
The park is on Route 5 a few miles north of North Haven center. Easiest way to get there would be to get on route 91 heading north and get off at the North Haven exit, which puts you right on route 5. Head north and the... More
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