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Great park right in Simsbury

Great little pond for swimming in. Trails to mountain bike or cross country ski in. Great cut... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
277Maggie2015
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Simsbury, Connecticut
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It's a bit like Walden Pond

Visiting family and was looking for diversion from running on the streets and the trails turned out... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Ron Z
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Jul 10, 2017
“Great park right in Simsbury”
Jan 22, 2017
“great day trip with grandchildren”
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great little pond for swimming in. Trails to mountain bike or cross country ski in. Great cut through on bikes to avoid traffic. Picturesque covered bridge, pavilion for parties / picnics .

1  Thank 277Maggie2015
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is a great place to take grandchildren to swim ,picnic, hike and explore a Connecticut State Woodlood park.

1  Thank Victor B
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Visiting family and was looking for diversion from running on the streets and the trails turned out to be perfect; minimal roots or low hanging branches along with very few people made for a fun Nature run. It's a gem that more locals should take...More

1  Thank Ron Z
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A small, but really nice state park. Has swimming, fishing, picnicking, and plenty of hiking activity.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This park is difficult to locate if you are looking for it casually but it has been a source of joy for families in the Farmington Valley area. water, tiny beach, picnic areas, walks..it has it all, but on a small scale.

Thank Bp-in-MA-USA
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We visited this park during the week and it was just okay. Nice place to exersize the dog, but nothing really special. It does have a pond and covered bridge which is nice especially if you are not from New England. But and here's the...More

Thank MaxHall
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Park off stratton brook road and take a reverse hike (3 miles to and from). Locals take regular walks. One of the group was on the road to recovery, the walking path was flat, and heavily shaded. For a better walk, pack your picnic lunch...More

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Stratton Brook is a real gem. There is a nice fishing spot for beginners or children. Almost hate to say fishing there is like taking candy from a baby! As the weather gets warmer there is a small beach for and a pond for swimming....More

Thank Rosemary L
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Quaint park with many options for hiking uphill, sand, around the pond, or the straightway to the high school. Very clean and peaceful. Plenty of parking.

Thank ndm685
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We visited here over Spring Break. Stratton Brook provided us with a few hours of entertainment as the kids were searching for "creatures" in the "lake". The board walk is easy to navigate and there are lots of parking spots nearby. The facilitlies were not...More

Thank kagmme
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