Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison

4.2
#1 of 11 in Beaches in Connecticut
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. Plan to see Hammonasset Beach State Park and other attractions that appeal to you using our Madison trip tool .
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  • The family loves walking the beach, the trails and checking out the new Nature Center. The park is not crowded and the sunsets are spectacular. Many ride their bikes, surf cast fish or just spend time...  more »
  • You do not pay in low season and with ample parking 3 is accessed free beaches equipped with picnic areas, services and pleasant walks in asphalt. the beach is wide and clean and access is facilitated by beautiful boardwalks
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  • Over the weekend, in the Meigs Point area, atop of the Captain's Watch platform, monarch butterflies abounded in the masses. Local bird watchers remarked that they were probably on their annual pilgri...  more »

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