Quaddick State Park

Quaddick State Park


Location:7 miles northeast of Putnam via East Putnam Road off Route 44, at 818 Town Farm Road in Thompson.
Facilities:Picnic shelters, picnic tables (é), bathrooms, bathhouses, boat launch.
Activities:Boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, field sports (é), ice skating.
Special Features:Park is located along Quaddick Reservoir in the northeast corner of the state.
Address:c/o Mashamoquet Brook State Park
147 Wolf Den Dr
Pomfret Center, CT 06259

Phone:860-928-6121
Web: dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/quaddick.htm
Size: 116 acres.

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Payson loved the history of Douglas and the Historical Society, the Second Congregational Church, Octoberfest, yearly family picnics at Quaddick State Park, & was known for his quahog chowder.
CUTLINE: Quaddick State Park overlooks Quaddick Lake, which is threatened by invasive vegetation.
CUTLINE: (1) Stacy Johnson, left, and Kim Brown, both of Thompson, bolt for shore, leaving hundreds of other dippers in the water at Quaddick State Park on Thanksgiving Day.