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Silver Sands State Park

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Address: 1 Silver Sands Park Way, Milford, CT
Phone Number: 203 735-4311
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Its kind good for a day's visit

We had lunch on the chairs and then We went to the beach when there was very little water on shore so we went upto the island and roamed around it but it has nothing. The best... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had lunch on the chairs and then We went to the beach when there was very little water on shore so we went upto the island and roamed around it but it has nothing. The best part was it was soothing as the sun sets and the water has completely took over the road to the island. All in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a pretty beach with gorgeous views.... Plenty of picnic benches and a great little gem to visit! Plenty of parking and a nice place to enjoy Milford charm.....

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Thank Welove G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There is plenty of free parking directly at the beginning of the boardwalk that leads to the actual beach. There are picnic tables, mobile restrooms (very dirty, use at own risk!!) and an ice cream truck that comes and goes next to the parking area and the boardwalk. The boardwalk itself is about 1/3mi / 500m long, flat and wheel... More 

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Thank Johannes K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Free parking. Wide beach. Clean, shallow water for wading. Boardwalk connects to walnut beach. A good place for a visit with little kids.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Silver Sands has a very nice boardwalk. I did not swim here, but it seems rocky, but calm. Sand is rough so wear shoes. A lot of cool little seashells. Great place to sit, relax and enjoy the views. There are also sand dunes and saltwater marshes. It's cool to see high tide roll in. Free parking!

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Thank Kristy T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This beach is great for shell collecting. The water is swallow so not much swimming unless your 2 feet tall. At low tide you can cross the sand bar to an island, that was fun to explore. The boardwalk was fun to explore. There are also lots of crabs and snails which the kids thought were cool. Free parking is... More 

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West Haven, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a relaxing family outing here on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. We were delighted with the pretty water view and also were able to see people flying kites. We brought our lunches and were lucky to find a picnic table under a tree. If a person is handicapped, the overflow parking lot is close to the tables. This is... More 

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Selkirk, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our family stopped in for a quick visit. What a lovely beach! Great boardwalk, parking is awesome, and views are awesome. Picnic tables nearby, too.

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Thank Suni33
Milford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to spend the day, bring the family or walk on the boardwalk. Be careful going out to the island, make sure and know the tides.

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Thank domfig
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting relatives in Milford this summer and went to this beach only to discover that,like many East Coast beaches, it was nothing like our CA beaches in places like Malibu and Coronado. We heard a rumour that the state of CT was going to start charging a fee to visit this small beach. It's worth taking your kids... More 

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