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Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison

(4.3/5 based on 400+ reviews on the web)
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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  • After passing by for years on my way north I had time to spare so I stopped by. The park is not far off Rt 95, easy off and back on. It is off season so there was no admission fee. The park had many v...  more »
  • Hammonasset State Park is second in beauty only to Greenwich Point, known as Tod's Point to the 20th century natives and Monakewego Shining Sands) to the original native people. Since Tod's point is r...  more »
  • Very friendly staff at the nature center. Informative and helpful. Could use a little better restroom setup or porta-potties.  more »