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Great place to walk and bike.

This is land that used to be owned by the former owners of Jonsonville. They spent a lot of time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moodus, Connecticut
Dog friendly !

Most beautiful natural setting with ponds,trails, picnic tables and barbecues to cook your hot... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Laura D
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128 Leesville Rd, Moodus, CT 06469-1007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is land that used to be owned by the former owners of Jonsonville. They spent a lot of time and money creating roads (dirt) and paths all around the property. Now the state owns it, and it's open to walking, biking, fishing, and even...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robbenzhood
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Most beautiful natural setting with ponds,trails, picnic tables and barbecues to cook your hot dogs! Machimoodus goes forever into the wooded trails ,many pl onds for quiet fishing and a dip in s po sparkling water. People are laid back and friendly I probably shouldnt...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Laura D
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Walked the upper and lower view trails which are both woods roads. Nice view of the Salmon river. Lots of ponds and meadows which would probably be excellent for bird watching. Lots of folks out walking their dogs, only about half on leashes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JeffG1234
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Always a great time with the kids. Lots of wildlife and the trails are pretty easy to follow and not too crazy.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lonzD
Reviewed 21 December 2017

A great place for hiking and viewing the Connecticut River. Beautiful in the fall. Has a beautiful pond with picnic tables. Kayak along the river. A great relaxing place and to enjoy the outdoor amenities.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank mpmoc
Reviewed 5 November 2017

One of my favorite State parks now! Went for the first time this weekend. It was sunny and 70 in November here in CT believe it or not! Park is easy to find, good parking. To get to the highest point, park in the lot,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank italianfoodfan100
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great Park!!! There are so many trail options, so depending on length of the hike you are looking for Machimoodus has something for every hiking ability. Our favorite, is starting off on the lower vista trail, once you pass the building on your left at...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I went for a short hike with my neighbor. The terrain is fairly easy to handle with wide paths. The views of the Connecticut River are spectacular.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Most visitors here are locals. This park has a nice picnic area by the pond and well marked and groomed trails. This park is very popular with people with horses and going out with your dog. Many dogs walk off leash with their owners having...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 28 August 2015

It's worth the hike up the hill to see a beautiful view of the east Haddam bridge and Connecticut River

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Caryatid7
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