Housatonic Meadows State Park

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Housatonic Meadows State Park
Connecticut State Park
Appalachian Trail Pine Knob Loop Trail section in Housatonic Meadows State Park scenic overlook of the Housatonic River.JPG
Appalachian Trail's Pine Knob Loop Trail section (in Housatonic Meadows State Park) scenic overlook of the Housatonic River valley in Sharon and Cornwall, CT.
Country  United States
State  Connecticut
County Litchfield
Town Sharon
Elevation 518 ft (158 m) [1]
Coordinates 41°50′42″N 73°22′42″W / 41.84500°N 73.37833°W / 41.84500; -73.37833Coordinates: 41°50′42″N 73°22′42″W / 41.84500°N 73.37833°W / 41.84500; -73.37833 [1]
Area 452 acres (183 ha) [2]
Established 1927
Management Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Location in Connecticut
Website: Housatonic Meadows State Park

Housatonic Meadows State Park is a Connecticut state park located in the town of Sharon. The park offers opportunities for camping, hiking, picnicking, canoeing and fly-fishing along the Housatonic River.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Housatonic Meadows State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Legislative Program Review and Investigations Committee (January 23, 2014). "State Parks and Forests: Funding" (PDF). Staff Findings and Recommendations. Connecticut General Assembly. p. A-2. Retrieved March 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Housatonic Meadows State Park". State Parks and Forests. Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Retrieved February 5, 2013. 

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