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Collis P. Huntington State Park

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Great place for a fall Sunday afternoon hike. Take the dog, your kids (get them off the couch or... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Redding, Connecticut
Great hiking

Great selection of trails and difficulty. Typically secluded and very quiet, and also a good... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Redding, Connecticut
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great place for a fall Sunday afternoon hike. Take the dog, your kids (get them off the couch or iPhone) and get outside!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nmay2016
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Great selection of trails and difficulty. Typically secluded and very quiet, and also a good option for mountain biking and trail running.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank rnnIV
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I lead a hiking group as an exercise outing where I work and Huntington Park was recommended. This is a beautiful place to hike, ride a bike both on a flat dirt road or through the woods, you can enjoy boating ( kayaking or rowing)...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 892edc
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This is one of the bigger parks in the area. I mainly go there to Mountain bike and it is one of the best options for riding in Fairfield County. Typical NE trails, a bit of up/down and LOTS of rocks and roots, and poor...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank trimess
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We love this park. It has a lot of interesting trails, boulders, mysterious stone building remnants, lakes (ponds?), and beautiful mountain laurel bushes in the late spring. We go walking and hiking there with our two young children. My son’s BSA troop has done bike...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mielmonster
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Primarily agricultural land until late 1800's, later dedicated as a 1,000 acre state park of fields, dense woodlands, ledge, and several ponds. There are trails for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing. The Aspetuck Valley Trail connects with the Centennial Watershed State Forest....More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank TwoTerriers2010
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic state park with trails along the lake and do look out for horses too! Loving nature here and beautiful trails to explore

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank gary c
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Encampments remain from 1778 when the Patriot soldiers spent the winter here. The conditions they lived in are evident and harsh. Bronze statue of General Putnam on his horse created by Anna Hyatt Huntington is standing at the entrance to the park.. Visit the Information...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

My mother, sister, dog, and I went on a hike here. We were very impressed by the well groomed trails and will definitely go again! There are miles and miles of trails to explore with several lakes and ponds, any age or ability can enjoy!...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Great for a walk, hike, kayak or trail run but really shines in the single track. Many trails of all levels. No freeride stuff but lots of rock gardens and some good flowey lines. Some good climbing as well.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank CharlieS830
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30 April 2017|
Response from WaterDog1170 |
Yes. On leash.