Machimoodus State Park

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Coordinates: 41°29′42″N 72°28′48″W / 41.49500°N 72.48000°W / 41.49500; -72.48000
Machimoodus State Park
Connecticut State Park
Country  United States
State  Connecticut
County Middlesex
Town East Haddam
Coordinates 41°29′42″N 72°28′48″W / 41.49500°N 72.48000°W / 41.49500; -72.48000
Area 300 acres (121 ha)
Established 1998
Management Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Location in Connecticut
Website: Machimoodus State Park

Machimoodus State Park is a Connecticut state park located near the village of Moodus in the town of East Haddam. It consists of the former Echo Farm which was purchased by the state for $2.1 million in 1998[1] and is adjacent to Sunrise Resort State Park, the former Sunrise Resort which was purchased by the state in 2008.[2] Visitors can hike, fish and picnic.[3] The park entrance is on Leesville Road in East Haddam.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ask the Courant". Hartford Courant. January 19, 2004. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Church, Diane (January 3, 2009). "Sunrise Resort bought by state, open to public". The Middletown Press. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Machimoodus State Park". State Parks and Forests. Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 

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