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Kent Falls State Park

Route 7, Kent, CT
+1 860-927-3238
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Frozen Falls

Winter is a great time to visit it was +8c so they were no longer frozen but still spectacular... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
next50years
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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Beautiful waterfall and short hike!

Kent Falls state park is a wonderful area to stretch your legs and take in the scenery. Park and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shnoogie
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“covered bridge” (32 reviews)
“state park” (25 reviews)
“picnic tables” (20 reviews)
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Route 7, Kent, CT
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"short hike"
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"beautiful waterfall"
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"various levels"
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"paved path"
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"grassy area"
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"nice hike"
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"picnic grounds"
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"entry fee"
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"fall foliage"
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"easy hike"
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"off route"
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"picnic lunch"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Winter is a great time to visit it was +8c so they were no longer frozen but still spectacular nonetheless. So stop when traveling on US7

Thank next50years
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kent Falls state park is a wonderful area to stretch your legs and take in the scenery. Park and walk across the covered bridge along the water straight to the magnificent waterfall. It is a short walk to the falls and it is paved, making...More

Thank Shnoogie
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I went to Kent Falls on a sunny Sept. day, and I do not regret it. I walked around on the paths, ate apples of the big apple tree in the park (it’s in between the restroom building and picnic site), and ate at the...More

Thank lukesawyer985
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Beautiful colorful fall leaves. Cascading waterfall with various levels. There are steps available to reach the top.

Thank paadcox
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We drove this stretch of Highway 7 to reach Kent Falls before sunset. The drive is so beautiful. We drove this in October, during the fall colors. We ended up passing through Bulls Bridge and the cute town of Kent. We will definitely stop and...More

Thank fotogirl
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The state park is quite nice. From the parking lot, you are able to see the falls. Leading up to the falls, there is a covered bridge, which was an aspect that enhanced the park. A bit of a walk after the bridge, there is...More

Thank arjuny1210
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

You can clam the hill and see the falls from above, there is stop every few steps to look at the falls or you can just sit next to the button of the hill. The area is full of trees, so you can see great...More

Thank pazitg
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We just made a quick stop to photograph the waterfall while driving Rt 7 in western Connecticut. It was raining so we didn't even get out of the car but the waterfall was pretty even at a distance, especially the way in which it was...More

Thank loves2travel49
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

The drive to the falls was very good - a leisurely drive with an excellent view of the fall colors all along the way. By themselves the falls and the trail are small - but go to watch the fall colors.

Thank Sandy D
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful park! Loved the waterfalls and the hiking. But $15 to park because I am not a CT resident?? That was uncool.

Thank fletch3539
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Bonnie M
25 January 2018|
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Response from markrS9301NT | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are, remember this area is right by many popular Ski Areas
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ActressKathrynShasha
20 January 2018|
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Response from markrS9301NT | Reviewed this property |
No but there is a post office nearby where many AT Hikers get their mail.
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ctorija
25 July 2017|
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Response from sparmelee2016 | Reviewed this property |
The park near the covered bridge is mowed. The stairs go along side the falls. U should be ok, if you decide to walk into the woods use REPEL spray with DEET.
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