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Stunning scenery.

We went for a walk through the part of the park with the Waterfall which was absolutely stunning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Nice Waterfall!

I was not even aware of this waterfall until I saw something online recently. I went today because... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
New Britain, Connecticut
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366 Hopyard Rd, East Haddam, CT 06423-1620
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a walk through the part of the park with the Waterfall which was absolutely stunning and not to be missed . Because of the cold weather we had the added bonus of icicles and frozen water features. The covered bridge is also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lynnel41
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I was not even aware of this waterfall until I saw something online recently. I went today because I figured it would be really nice after all the rain we've had recently. It did not disappoint. Very nice area. Short walk from parking lot to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AndiW-CT
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We took the red trail hike from the waterfalls. It was not hard and was so beautiful with all the fall leaves. We chose to park at the falls and just hiked the red loop from there. Quite a lovely afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JoyceWhoLovesToTrave
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

My family and I visited devils hopyard because we were looking for something new to do on our way to see relatives. I never would have imagined that such a place existed in Connecticut. The waterfall was amazing and there a great areas to view...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dadam_travels
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Interesting landscape gives a casual day hiker so much to see! Bring a picnic, bring your camera, make great memories as you hike up and down the trails. Easy access - many other attractions nearby.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Kerry C
Reviewed July 30, 2018

On Sundays, after church, we like to take a motorcycle ride through the countryside in search of new places we haven’t seen. To facilitate this, we usually check the DEP website to choose our destination. This past Sunday The Devil’s Hopyard State Park was our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank EMoonDance
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Devil's Hopyard has a beautiful waterfall, lots of trails and a great picnic area with a cover over it. It is very serene. It is always clean when you go there. Very Relaxing!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathy L
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I have to admit that I just loved the name "Devil's Hopyard". So, when the proprietor of our B&B recommended we go there to see Chapman Falls, we took her advice. It was an easy walk down to the falls and it was lovely. It...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank nancypH6606EN
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful state park. Running water, ponds, picnic tables and lots of trails to walk! Cool on a hot summer day by the brooks. Great place for a picnic day. As you would expect, ticks are abundant! Take care.

Date of experience: January 2018
6  Thank Joel I
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

It was a nice trip during the fall season. Beautiful fall colors near the water fall as well as the wooden bridge. Kids had a great time too.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Vijay Kumar K
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Ashley V
February 6, 2018|
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Response from tugie | Reviewed this property |
It is always free to enter and park
January 6, 2018|
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Response from tugie | Reviewed this property |
Only if it gets very cold but generally it is not