DEEP: Camping Areas - CT State Parks and Forests

2019 STATE PARK CAMPING AREAS
 
**Rustic cabin reservations include a processing fee and occupancy tax.
BLACK ROCK STATE PARK
The Black Rock State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through September 1 (daily).  Walk-in seasons: April 12 - May 18, Friday and Saturday nights only and September 2 - September 28 (daily). 
DEVIL'S HOPYARD STATE PARK
The Devil's Hopyard Campground will be OPEN for the 2019 season from April 12 through September 1st (daily). 
HAMMONASSET BEACH STATE PARK 

The Hammonasset Beach State Park campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through October 13th (daily). Walk-in seasons: May 17-23 and September 2 - October 13.

  • 1288 Boston Post Road (Route 1), Madison
  • William F. Miller Campground. 558 open sites. Concession, dumping station, bathrooms, showers. Salt water swimming and fishing. Individual fireplaces not provided. No pets.
  • $20/night/campsite for CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • $35/night/campsite w/electric & water hook-up for CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • $30/night/campsite for non-CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • $45/night/campsite w/electric & water hook-up for non-CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • Campsite Reservations
  • Campground Office (203) 245-1817
  • Park Office (203) 245-2785
  • Campground Map (PDF):  {Link to Campground Map}   
Cabins can be reserved by the week only (Sunday to Sunday). 
HOPEVILLE POND STATE PARK
The Hopeville Pond State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through September 1st (daily).  Walk-in seasons: April 19-May 23 and September 2-October 13.
  • 929 Hopeville Road, Griswold
  • 80 wooded sites near pond. Dumping station, bathrooms, showers. Fishing, swimming. No pets.
  • $17/night/campsite for CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • $27/night/campsite for non-CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • Campsite Reservations
  • Campground Office (860) 376-0313
  • Park Office (860) 376-2920
  • $27/night/campsite w/electric & water hookup for CT residents.
  • $37/night/campsite w/electric & water hookup for non-CT residents
  • Campground Map (PDF):  {Link to Campground Map}
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HOUSATONIC MEADOWS STATE PARK
The Housatonic Meadows State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through September 1st(daily). Walk-in season: September 2-October 14.     
 
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KETTLETOWN STATE PARK
The Kettletown State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through September 1st (daily). 
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LAKE WARAMAUG STATE PARK
The Lake Waramaug State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24 through September 1st (daily). 
MACEDONIA BROOK STATE PARK
The Macedonia Brook State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from April 12th through September 1st (daily). 
  • 159 Macedonia Brook Road, Kent
  • 51 sites in rustic setting. Stream fishing, excellent hiking, no swimming. No pets. Reservations accepted April 12 through Labor Day.
  • ALCOHOL PROHIBITEDPlease do not bring alcoholic beverages.
  • $14/night/campsite for CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • $24/night/campsite for non-CT residents plus a Processing Fee
  • Campsite Reservations
  • Campground Office (860) 927-4100
  • Park Office (860) 927-3238
  • Campground Map (PDF):  {Link to Campground Map}
MASHAMOQUET BROOK STATE PARK
The Mashamoquet Brook State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through September 1st (daily). 
ROCKY NECK STATE PARK

The Rocky Neck State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season from May 24th through September 1st (daily).  Walk-in season: May 17 - May 23, September 2-September 29th.

Cabins can be reserved by the week only (Sunday to Sunday).
SALT ROCK CAMPGROUND
The Salt Rock State Park Campground will be open for the 2019 season, from May 24th through September 1st (daily). Walk-in seasons: May 17-May 23 and September 2-October 13.
  • 173 Scotland Road (Rte. 97), Baltic, 06330
  • Exit 83 off I-395.  Go left, follow Rte. 97 through Baltic.  2 miles north on the left, just past Salt Rock Road.
  • 71 tent and recreational vehicle (RV) sites. Utilities to some sites, bathroom, dumping station, showers, in-ground swimming pool (opens mid June).
  • Fishing allowed.
  • Two pets/site permitted.
  • Nightly Rates for CT residents:
    • $33/night for a tent site
    • $37/night for a site with electricity and water
    • $40/night for a site with electricity, water, and sewer
      plus a Processing Fee
    • Rates for non-CT residents are $45, $48, and $52 per night plus a Processing Fee.
  • Extended Stay Rates for CT residents:
    • $222/ 7-night week tent sites
    • $249/ 7-night week with electric, and water
    • $270/ 7-night week with electric, water, and sewer
      plus a Processing Fee
  • Extended Stay Rates for non-CT residents:
    • $300/ 7-night week tent sites
    • $330/ 7-night week with electric, and water
    • $352/ 7-night week with electric, water, and sewer
      plus a Processing Fee
  • Campsite Reservations
  • (860) 822-0884
  • Campground Map (PDF):  {Link to Campground Map}
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STATE FOREST CAMPING AREAS
AMERICAN LEGION STATE FOREST
 
The Austin Hawes Campground in American Legion State Forest will be open for the 2019 season from April 12th through October 13th (daily).     
The Green Falls Campground in Pachaug State Forest will be open for the 2019 season, from April 12th through October 13th (daily). 
  • Voluntown
  • Reservations are needed
  • ALCOHOL PROHIBITEDPlease do not bring alcoholic beverages. 
  • The campgrounds are located near State lands that are open to hunting {hunting symbol}
  • Two camping areas:
  • Green Falls Campground, off Route 138, 3 miles east of Voluntown. 18 wooded sites. Pond fishing, swimming. One pet/site permitted.
The Mount Misery Campground in Pachaug State Forest will be open for the 2019 season from April 12th through October 14th (daily).   
  • Mt. Misery Campground, off route 49, north of Voluntown. 22 wooded sites. Stream fishing, swimming nearby. One pet/site permitted.
    • Reservations are needed
    • ALCOHOL PROHIBITEDPlease do not bring alcoholic beverages. 
    • $17/night/campsite for CT residents
    • $27/night/campsite for non-CT residents 
    • Forest Headquarters (860) 376-4075
    • Campground Map (PDF):  {Link to Campground Map}
HORSE CAMP AREAS
The following campgrounds have been designed exclusively for equestrian use.
 
All sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Camping is offered for riders who can provide their own mounts.  Horse rentals are not available.
NATCHAUG STATE FOREST
  • 109 Kingsbury Road, Eastford
  • Silvermine Horse Camp. 15 wooded sites. Basic facilities only - campers are responsible for cleaning sites and carrying out all trash. Pet permitted. No fee.
  • The campground is located on State lands that are open to hunting {hunting symbol}
  • (860) 928-6121 (Mashamoquet Brook State Park Office)
The Natchaug State Forest Horse Camping Area is closed for hazard tree removal, until further notice. 
 
  • Voluntown
  • Frog Hollow Horse Camp. 18 semi-wooded sites. Pet permitted.
  • The campground is located on State lands that are open to hunting {hunting symbol}
  • $17/night/campsite for CT residents
  • $27/night/campsite for non-CT residents
  • Campground Closes Columbus Day (10/14/2019) at Noon 
  • (860) 376-4075
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Content updated Aug 2019