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#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Madison
Hammonasset Beach Sate Park has a huge, flat, long beach that is beautiful in any season (crowded in the summer though), There also trails, terrific salt marshes and great opportunities for birding and photography...
Hammo as we locals call it combines a good experience, from beach going, swimming, fishing, hiking, biking, and camping with some great restaurants nearby, such as Fish Tale, Clam Castle, and Donahues, all within...
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Madison
Thanks to the very dedicated and well-informed volunteers, the recently updated nature center is very interesting, hands-on and informative.
This place has a great little selection of reptiles, birds and fish, its small compared to an aquarium or zoo, but for a state park nature center it's top shelf.
#3 of 3 Nature & Parks in Madison
You can walk here any season to enjoy nature and get a little fresh air.
Great place to walk or run

Thimble Islands

Branford 7.5 mi away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Branford
Just line up at the dock in Stony Creek (no reservation, first come first served), get on the boat (Sea Mist) and enjoy 45 minutes of relaxing sailing through the stunning Thimble Islands .
Take the Thimble Island Cruise and you'll be awe struck from the spectacular vistas!
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Cedar Island Marina

Clinton 3.9 mi away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Clinton