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Wethersfield Cove

Wethersfield, CT
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Quiet Park

Nice end of the road park . Lots of winter bird activity here. Large parking area. Free access... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Steve P
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Stuart, Florida
Lovely view

Didn't know what to expect when I saw this on the map but loved the view and the historical markers... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
TravelingSister75
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San Diego CA
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Nice end of the road park . Lots of winter bird activity here. Large parking area. Free access. Open 8AM to Dusk.

Thank Steve P
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Didn't know what to expect when I saw this on the map but loved the view and the historical markers explaining all about this part of Wethersfield history.

Thank TravelingSister75
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is a quiet, tranquil spot in old Wethersfield to relax and watch the water.it is especially nice in boatind season where you can warch the boats

Thank Joseph N
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wethersfield Cove is a great place to launch your boat. I'm not so sure I would like to fish (like many do) or to swim. I've seen kids splashing around but I don't think it's a good idea. Around the bend there is a sanitation...More

Thank Gee M
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

We walked down here and enjoyed a warm full day in the sunshine looking at the boats and the sunlight sparkling on the water. It was a nice peaceful spot that would be awesome for a picnic. We walked here from the Webb Museum and...More

Thank SueMPA
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Picnic tables were kind of grim looking aka not taken care of, there was 1 boat in the water and the others were covered up for the season it looked like. I wasn't overly impressed with this, there is no real place to walk far...More

Thank TheBeardedTraveler82
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We like to go here for the water view and just to unwind. There is sooo much history all around Old Wethersfield and the Cove is part of that history. A classic. Nice to picnic and fish.

Thank debjed
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Built in 1660 to serve trade with the Mother England from the Colony of Connecticut. Surrounded largest historical district in the State.

Thank viaway
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

If you enjoy sitting and doing nothing this is your place. Cove has a few dozen sail boats and a few fishing boats. Very peaceful and quiet. Good place for a picnic lunch.

Thank dissatisy
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The Cove is a wonderful place to take a walk in almost any season. In the neighborhood, there are many historic homes with signs telling when they were built.In the summer there a a wonderful place to get ice cream within walking distance.

Thank FungrandmaCT
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