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Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison

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Visit Connecticut’s largest shoreline park with its 2 mi (3.2 km) long beach. and swim, surf, or relax under the sun at Hammonasset Beach State Park. Stroll along the boardwalk for scenic views of the sea, or extend your stay by camping in the park, whose abundance of large, well-maintained campsites are perfect for nature-lovers. The park offers plenty of bathrooms and shower facilities, as well as jogging paths and coastal trails. Pop into the open-air amphitheater, which occasionally projects outdoor movies. To visit Hammonasset Beach State Park on your trip to Madison, use our Madison vacation route planner.
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  • The campgrounds are open and grassy so no privacy between sites, but I did not go for the camping experience--I went for the beach and it did not disappoint! Bring your own fire pit or charcoal grill ...  more »
  • Hammonasset is absolutely one of the most beautiful parks around. I've been going there for years and was impressed by the facilities and updates when I visited this past Memorial Day weekend. Camping...  more »
  • We love to use this beach for walks an picnics both summer and winter. The sunsets are uplifting both in variety and awe inspiration. we have loved this beach for the past 30 years, and hope to see it...  more »