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Lake Waramaug

New Preston, CT
+1 860-868-0220
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Great spot for a bike ride

We stayed at a local B&B close by and did two loops around Lake Waramaug on a recent fall Sunday... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
KATHY C
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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Worst campground we have been to in 4 yrs

This place is the WORST CAMPGROUND on the EAST COAST. We have stayed in all types of camp grounds... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Bill H
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Connecticut's second largest natural lake.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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New Preston, CT
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+1 860-868-0220
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at a local B&B close by and did two loops around Lake Waramaug on a recent fall Sunday and loved every minute of it. The lake is great, the homes surrounding it beautiful! With a nearby camp ground and golf course, this place...More

Thank KATHY C
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place is the WORST CAMPGROUND on the EAST COAST. We have stayed in all types of camp grounds. Military ... State....Federal ...and Private. 1st ...The entrance into the camp ground is a steep upgrade...I have a 29 ft Class C and yes my trailer...More

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Nice lake excellent opportunity to swim or paddle. Water wasn't too cold. Scenery as you paddle the lake is nice. Access points easy to use

Thank osborncats
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Lake Waramaug is a stunning lake setting with beautiful scenery. Absolutely worth visiting. It even has a little beach for relaxing and soaking up the setting.

Thank thistravelingdesignr
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I've been to a Lake Waramaug many times. My husband has raced a 31 and 50 mile run at Lake Waramaug. It's a peaceful place to visit and relax. Many people like to picnic, camp, and enjoy the water sports on the lake. Spend a...More

1  Thank Alicia O
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The view of the lake is fabulous in autumn when the foliage turns into different colors. We walked around the lake using 2 hrs.

Thank Novellali
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Beautiful sunny fall day to capture the colors of the trees reflected in the lake. So beautiful!! The beach is small but pleasant. Not so easy to walk around the lake but plenty joggers and cyclists enjoying. Easy jaunt to Hopkins winery from here.

Thank VikiBoyko
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Limited places to stop but a good car park near one end with a drive round most of the, unfortunately inaccessible, shore. Pick a calm day in autumn for best effect.

Thank YorkRaven
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We rented kayaks and spent some time viewing the beautiful houses on the lake front. There is limited access, and we parked acros a street within the National Park boundaries. My sense of this lake is that tourists are not top priority; the wealthy lake...More

4  Thank DNWA
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Surrounded by paved road perimeter and scattered home, Inn, campgrounds. Two beaches, one looked public. Best for paddling sports. Pretty drive around and near Hopkins Vineyard and Inn.

Thank Eacoy
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