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Kettletown State Park

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Address: 1400 Georges Hill Rd, Southbury, CT 06488-2612
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Very beautiful park

A very beautiful park. Lots of green space and areas for sports and walking and camping. It's clean and well kept.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bernardo F
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 713 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very beautiful park. Lots of green space and areas for sports and walking and camping. It's clean and well kept.

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Thank Bernardo F
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great park you have many options of outdoor activities from hiking, camping, swimming, kayaking and many more activities

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Thank Pino5959
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

During the week the park was peaceful. School was still in session (early June) so there were very few other campers. We went fishing & caught several sunnies and a bluegill. We took our preschoolers hiking on the easy trails and in general had a wonderful time. Be advised this is a State Park. There are no camp stores or... More 

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Thank Barnhart O
Southbury, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

it out of the way..its quiet....its absolutely gorgeous!!...don't miss this..take a hot coffee a hot babe and make it a fantastic morning!

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Thank elvis10591
Portsmouth
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Wish we had time to hike some trails the beach area was beautiful, and very quiet, easy to get to of the interstate, beware of it in winter without AWD

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Thank Shannon C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Not one of Connecticut's better attractions. Beach area was dirty and the swimming area was closed. Did not make for a great day.

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Thank Allan S
Gonzales, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This was a nice, clean state park. Unless you're into water sports there didn't seem to be much to do, but the scenery was nice.

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Thank kmp1983
Southbury, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a good spot to spend with the family and enjoy, relax! I will return and always bring my family and friends.

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Thank Xo X
Southbury, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Our first camping experience at Kettletown State Park deserves an A! We rented a cabin by the lake and we're pleasantly surprised on how nice and clean the cabin was upon our arrival. It was well-built and the two furnished bedrooms were all that we needed during the stay with our family. The easy access to the lake and swimming... More 

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Southbury, CT
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We live near Kettletown SP and do a lot of hiking, walking, and even snow shoeing there. It's great for fall or spring walks even after it rains as you can use the paved roads in addition to the trails. The foliage and lake (plus lack of the summer crowds) make these hikes even more enjoyable.

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