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Quiet Park

Nice end of the road park . Lots of winter bird activity here. Large parking area. Free access... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
Steve P
Stuart, Florida
tranqil spot in old Wethersfield

It is a quiet, tranquil spot in old Wethersfield to relax and watch the water.it is especially... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Joseph N
Wethersfield, Connecticut, Usa
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I accidentally discovered this park with my girlfriend and it was beautiful. I love the history and how gorgeous the water is. Definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nicotate
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Nice place. There is so much history around Wethersfield. The vieuw is nice. It is a nice place to make a walk!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you want to get away from it all take a drive down to the Cove. No cost to park, no loud music, just a scenic view of the cove with small boats docked in the middle of the Cove, while people walk, talk, fish...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed June 6, 2018

The Wethersfield Cove is an absolutely gorgeous spot, located very close to Hartford. No matter how unlikely it seems, having a spot so peaceful near Hartford, this place is truly a slice of heaven. I love stopping here, whenever I come through Wethersfield.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Aaron D
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Nice end of the road park . Lots of winter bird activity here. Large parking area. Free access. Open 8AM to Dusk.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steve P
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Didn't know what to expect when I saw this on the map but loved the view and the historical markers explaining all about this part of Wethersfield history.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TravelingSister75
Reviewed October 2, 2017

It is a quiet, tranquil spot in old Wethersfield to relax and watch the water.it is especially nice in boatind season where you can warch the boats

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Joseph N
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Wethersfield Cove is a great place to launch your boat. I'm not so sure I would like to fish (like many do) or to swim. I've seen kids splashing around but I don't think it's a good idea. Around the bend there is a sanitation...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Gee M
Reviewed November 2, 2016

We walked down here and enjoyed a warm full day in the sunshine looking at the boats and the sunlight sparkling on the water. It was a nice peaceful spot that would be awesome for a picnic. We walked here from the Webb Museum and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank SueMPA
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Picnic tables were kind of grim looking aka not taken care of, there was 1 boat in the water and the others were covered up for the season it looked like. I wasn't overly impressed with this, there is no real place to walk far...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Sean M
September 1, 2018|
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My guess is 40-50 parking spaces.