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Kent Falls State Park

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Address: Route 7, Kent, CT
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We came in the winter, the falls were partially frozen and absolutely stunning!! The trails provided nice areas to walk/hike. Have been back several times while we stay in CT... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 5, 2015
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Saint Cloud, Minnesota, United States
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Saint Cloud, Minnesota, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We came in the winter, the falls were partially frozen and absolutely stunning!! The trails provided nice areas to walk/hike. Have been back several times while we stay in CT for three months.

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New Delhi, India
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We visited on 25th Jan'15 and drove from Stamford. The drive was absolutely pleasant as we took the Long Ridge Road & I 684. We passed some beautiful hilly towns on our way. When we reached, there were 2 cars in the parking. By the time we left it was almost full!! Its a beautiful place with the water half... More 

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Pomfret Center, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We started our trip at Kent Falls State Park, arriving at 1:00pm. The park offers fishing for trout, though limited to 2 per day per person, an awesome and large picnic area, covered in snow when we were there, complete with grills, a covered bridge and an old school open bridge across the stream that has just descended the hill... More 

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Sunbury, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

my friend and I meant to stop briefly on our road trip from Harrisburg, PA to New Brunswick, Canada. we walked a few tiers up. every few tiers we meant to stop and go back, however we enjoyed the view so much we just kept going. it was quiet, beautiful, and well maintained. my friend, who is very particular about... More 

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Danbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Hiking outside afterwards was WONDERFUL . From 5-55 Loved it. The falls are magnificent and such an easy day trip. You can even take a picnic from the restaurant if you want and do that!

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New Milford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Beautiful scenery. Climbing the stairs alongside the cascading falls provides a good workout. There are other trails, a covered bridge over the brook, picnic tables and a large field.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We got off the beaten path to see the falls. It was a great photo op and also quiet and relaxing. Worth the time to stop and see.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Oh this place is absolutely lovely! Views are gorgeous and you'll find you'll get a lot of walking done going up the stairs to get a better view of the falls. We didn't do a hike when I went but I did see some trails while we walked to see the falls. Be sure to bring your camera to snap... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Love this place, especially off season and mid week. Great short hike and amazing views! Saw a wedding at the base once, very cool.

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were driving through the western part of CT and just happened to come across this beautiful place Mother Nature provided. It is right along the road and completely visible from it. We were there mid week, middle of the day in peak fall foliage and there were three other cars in the rather huge parking lot. Felt that we... More 

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