Sherwood Island State Park, Westport

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Sherwood Island State Park is a public recreation area on the shore of Long Island Sound in the Greens Farms section of Westport, Connecticut. The state park offers swimming, fishing, and other activities on 238 acres (96 ha) of beach, wetlands, and woodlands. Sherwood Island is numbered as Connecticut's first state park because state purchase of land at the site began in 1914. The park is managed by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.
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  • Located in the Greens Farms' section of Westport, this is CT's oldest state park. Visitors can come to walk, bike, swim, fish, watch birds, fly kites or picnic under the trees. There is no parking.....  more
    Located in the Greens Farms' section of Westport, this is CT's oldest state park. Visitors can come to walk, bike, swim, fish, watch birds, fly kites or picnic under the trees. There is no parking.....  more »
  • We were traveling through on the way to Lincoln NH and other New England destinations and decided to take a detour for a picnic lunch. Based on reviews and a quick google search Sherwood Island State....  more
    We were traveling through on the way to Lincoln NH and other New England destinations and decided to take a detour for a picnic lunch. Based on reviews and a quick google search Sherwood Island State....  more »
  • We are a couple with A 16 month who we wanted to bring to the ocean for the first time. We chose this beach as it was open to out of staters like us. It was easy to find and get into, easy to... 
    We are a couple with A 16 month who we wanted to bring to the ocean for the first time. We chose this beach as it was open to out of staters like us. It was easy to find and get into, easy to...  more »
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  • Really fun I enjoyed myself
  • its a big beach so you can spread out nicely
  • It's so clean and Huge alot of Rocks to get threw but it is the Atlantic Ocean in New England
  • pretty peaceful.. no crazy beach goers! unfortunately, no alcohol allowed.
  • Water is staying clean no seaweed or jelly fish. Not to crowed.

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