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Devil's Hopyard State Park

366 Hopyard Rd, East Haddam, CT 06423-1620
+1 860-526-2336
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Easy "hike" in cold, beautiful views

On a very cold day, it was a short walk across the road to first have a view of the falls. It took... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Andres C
Nashua, New Hampshire, United States

What a beautiful and serene place to take a hike! If you're a photographer, this is a nature... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Pamela M
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366 Hopyard Rd, East Haddam, CT 06423-1620
+1 860-526-2336
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

On a very cold day, it was a short walk across the road to first have a view of the falls. It took about three minutes to walk down to the stream level to get some nice photos. My wife and I were back in...More

Thank Andres C
Reviewed 28 February 2017

What a beautiful and serene place to take a hike! If you're a photographer, this is a nature paradise for great shots!

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Guys. The waterfall is beautifully picturesque. But there is more to the park than just the waterfall. There are several lovely trails to hike about on, and some great spots to just settle down and contemplate, enjoying the quiet serenity of the woods and the...More

Thank r_s_eckmann
Reviewed 2 February 2017

You can park and walk just a few steps to enjoy the falls or you can take a variety of different hikes through the scenic park

Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a terrific park for a variety of reasons and good for all ages. The park itself is about 1,000 acres and includes waterfalls. People visit the park for many reasons including hiking, fishing, camping, bicycling, and picnicking. The park is suitable for all...More

1  Thank Bradt255
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The sun was out and snow melting... great rush of the waterfalls.. but be prepared with hiking boots and much reccommended hiking sticks. We went to the top of the yellow trail to the Vista trail. Expect the unexpected, lots of uphill and downhill, not...More

Thank Dai Sim C
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We went on New Years Day and there were a lot of people there with their kids and dogs. I do have to say two things: 1) some of the trails were well marked while others were not; and 2) please keep your dog within...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Very nice stream and waterfall which my dogs love in the summer and plenty of trails to hike on.I have never found it to be very busy .A good picnic spot

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We noticed the sign for Devil's Hopyard on the way from Gilette Castle to Groton, so we decide to go there. Nice scenic drive to get to the park, and while Chapman Falls were somewhat small, I guess due to lack of rain, it was...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The falls themselves are beautiful. I wouldn't plan my whole day around the short hike but maybe if you are in the area, you should check it out. The best parts are all at the beginning and visible from the road. Parking is adequate.

3  Thank James P
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Robinson P
Is swimming possible? Seems like a nice place to take the kids and enjoy
30 June 2016|
Response from Michelle S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no swimming