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Bluff Point State Park

Depot Road, Groton, CT
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Nature close to home

Biked over from my neighborhood a couple miles away. Nice trails to get there. Very small beach but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter F
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Gales Ferry, Connecticut
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Easy, beautiful walk

Took my friend from Alabama and her Nephew from Massachusetts for a walk out to see the water... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
parmalat
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ct
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  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Depot Road, Groton, CT
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Biked over from my neighborhood a couple miles away. Nice trails to get there. Very small beach but besides just relaxing on the tiny beach you can do some shell fishing (with a license) and swim in clean, brackish water. If you walk the trail...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my friend from Alabama and her Nephew from Massachusetts for a walk out to see the water. Both wanted to put their feet in the water which was available in many places along our walk.

Thank parmalat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my daughter and her 8 month old twins. We got there around 2 pm on Sunday and parking lot was packed so suggest arriving earlier. Next to the parking lot is a grassy area with several picnic tables and what looks to be...More

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with my 10yr old. Trail is wide and nice for running (me) and biking (him). Takes you to the beach which is beautiful and serene. Lots of small scenic spots along the way. Need shoes for this beach with all the shells. Lots of...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 16 August 2017

There were 7 of us, from age 7 to 74! We enjoyed the peaceful walk and views. It wasn't super busy, so a nice respite.

Thank bonnetta
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I love bluff! My friend and I take our dogs at least once a month and it's almost always busy. (Horses are allowed here too!!) There's a few different looping trails if you know where you're going or the main trail is around 3 miles...More

1  Thank compulsivetravel
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I was not super impressed by the beach or the surrounding area to be honest. It was rocky and marshy - nothing particularly pleasant or fun about it. There is a small airport adjacent and the noise and aesthetics are not enjoyable. I didn't have...More

Thank Stephenie A
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Been coming here for years. Huge parking lot, picnic facilities, bathroom facilities, boat launch, fishing, hiking, biking, dog walking. You can hike down to the beach (about a mile), or take the whole loop around (about 3 1/2-1 3/4 miles). There are several trails off...More

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is def one you will want to come and enjoy both the forest and the sea! Thank you to the visionary that saw this public playground .. come walk , hike , bike or mountain bike . I give this park a five star...More

Thank mysticantonio
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Nice hike with dogs and fam. Good shade from trees and rocky beach. Unfortunately, dogs not allowed on beach but there were some pockets of water along the hike for the dog. Didn't make it to the bluff.

1  Thank Super S
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Cindy L
1 August 2017|
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Response from tchoiniere | Reviewed this property |
Parts of it are as long as it has sturdy tires. Parking lot is dirt and bumpy but then there is a grassy area and jetty. So it would work if it it has rugged wheels.
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