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Penwood State Park, Bloomfield

Categories: State Parks, Nature & Parks
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4.4/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web
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  • We started hiking on the north end of the state park, there is parking at the end of the dead end street. The hike was nice, there is a look out a little over a mile into the hike. There were only 2 o...  read more »
  • Good hiking trails, wonderful views and a hidden lake. All 20 min west of Hartford. While you're in the area, hike up Talcott Mtn to Hublein Tower. 
  • My wife & I are house/dog sitting and found this park. Much nicer than walking along the nattow roads. Today was our first visit and there will be more. We took the Red Path which is fairly flat shade...  read more »
  • Views are great. Some paths did not have proper signs / location prompt.
  • It's a lovely green space with well kept trails. I'll definitely be returning for more exploring
  • Great 7 mile hike (orange/yellow blue loop or blue out-and-back) featuring a fun climb up a rocky staircase and spectacular views of Simsbury/Bloomfield
  • Take a walk through nature. While Talcott Mt., across the street, fills up, there is usually room at Penwood State Park.
  • Stunningly beautiful...terrain will challenge, but that's the point isn't cars. No streets. No intersections. Lovely wooded quiet. Great vistas.
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