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Mansfield Hollow State Park

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Nice Kayak visit

Large boat landing area for small fishing boats, paddle boards and kayaks. Pretty busy on weekends... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NCurl
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Norwich
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great place to walk

Took a walk on the path to the dam from Rte 6 entrance. Round trip is about 2 miles. Well paved... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Susan M
,
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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Bassetts Bridge Road, Mansfield Center, Mansfield, CT 06250
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large boat landing area for small fishing boats, paddle boards and kayaks. Pretty busy on weekends but big enough area for some solitude in the water.

Thank NCurl
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Took a walk on the path to the dam from Rte 6 entrance. Round trip is about 2 miles. Well paved. Beautiful view of the water and dam.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

About 4 miles from University of Connecticut, this green gem of a reservoir yields great fishing. A picnic and walk through the woods makes winter seem far distant.

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Hiked a piece of the Nipmunk trail, with going just a bit astray on a chilly day in November. Stone Arches owners know the trails well and copied a map for our use.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Mansfield's beautiful lake and location for cross country races or other activities at all times. Also boating and canoeing. And fishing.

Thank NewEnglande76
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Just a really nice place for outside activities. We go boating, fishing, hiking, biking, walking the dog, and having a picnic. Tables and grills available.

Thank mandy292016
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Large walking, strolling and, I think, many trails. I didn't go far (we were just walking the dogs, but it's a nice park. Picnic tables too.

Thank Johnny1z
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Beautiful park to picnic at (they have tables and grills), also to walk and hike. You can't swim there, but they do allow kayaks and I believe small boats. Great for fishing too.

Thank sharonlaflamme
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is the perfect place to be outdoors. You can go boating, swimming, biking or have a cookout. They have a small beach area and picnic tables. There are trails for walking, horseback riding or cross country skiing in winter. I believe there is also...More

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Nice local area where my boyfriend and I have fished and hiked before! Great trails that we bring our dog on and she even comes fishing! Pretty views everywhere!

Thank Toni-Marie L
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