We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
An escape to nature in a suburban setting

The Mianus River park extends for several miles in an open woods environment. Well trodden paths... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2019
Riverside, Connecticut
Hike away your troubles!

Here is the place to let your hair down! Strap on your boots and take a walk by the river and... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2018
Read all 10 reviews
All photos (9)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good10%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cave trail”(2 reviews)
“trout”(2 reviews)
“no matter”(2 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Merribrook Lane, Stamford, CT 06901
+1 203-977-4140
Improve This Listing
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews cave trail trout no matter leash hike greenwich dog paths trees woods nature
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2019

If you have a dog its a great walk but they can jump into the river if you happen to be fishing for trout.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank osborncats
Reviewed 10 February 2019

The Mianus River park extends for several miles in an open woods environment. Well trodden paths reflect frequent use by nature lovers and their dogs, It is a true escape from civilization, with only rare views homes adjoining the property and an opportunity to enjoy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank G0urmand101
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Here is the place to let your hair down! Strap on your boots and take a walk by the river and forget you are so close to a train station taking you to Manhattan. This place is so quiet, so perfect for reflection that you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank emilyUconn
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I have both hiked and biked here. I'd recommend bringing bug spray, as the bugs can be bad at times. For the bikers out there this spot offers trails for all levels. Some trails have more rocks and roots than others but there are also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 2see2sea
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I haven't gone since last summer, but it's on mind to visit again. We enjoyed the sounds of nature, the walk, the rivers running through and just being.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Carla J
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This beautiful and secluded little park in a nook between north Greenwich and Stamford is a hidden gem for all who love the outdoors with trees and water. Traced with many trails, you can easily get lost the first time you come here (I did...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jakeDVermont
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The whole family likes Mianus River Park. There are lots of trails and it is not to challenging of a hike, but the setting is very pretty. Parking can sometimes be a hassle as there is not a ton of parking and it is a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TravlingAgain
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for a lovely walk in the park, very relaxing Mark Trail there's no way you can get lost.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 952diegor
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We loved all the trails here at Mianus. The woods are wide open and you can see the river and the rock structures. It was a great Sunday walk. The trial only had a little mud easy to navigate around.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Nancy8550
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Mianus River Park straddles the border of Greenwich and Stamford with lushly woodedd acreage from both cities. It takes a map to get there and it's probably more of a local attraction than outsiders. The Mianus flows quietly through the forest with the pathways giving...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Jmc5606903
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 nearby hotels
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Stamford
303 reviews
3.05 km away
Crowne Plaza Stamford
488 reviews
3.06 km away
Hyatt Regency Greenwich
1,690 reviews
3.97 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Stamford
667 reviews
4.27 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 521 nearby restaurants
Tabouli Grill
85 reviews
2.81 km away
TABLE 104 Osteria and Bar
93 reviews
2.27 km away
Lakeside Diner
57 reviews
2.81 km away
Coalhouse Pizza
107 reviews
2.81 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 55 nearby attractions
Fjord Fish Market
28 reviews
5.08 km away
Curtain Call
72 reviews
4.98 km away
The Palace Theatre
41 reviews
4.55 km away
First Presbyterian Church of Stamford, Connecticut
34 reviews
4.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mianus River Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines