The Massive Family Campground In Connecticut That’s The Size Of A Small Town

It might be cold outside right now, but it’s time to start thinking about your warm-weather getaways. If you love the outdoors and the beach, consider making a summer escape to Hammonasset Beach Campground. With an area of nearly 1 1/2 square miles and more than 550 campsites, this family campground is like its own little resort town.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever gone camping at Hammonasset? What are some of your favorite things about this campground? Connecticut’s state parks are some incredible places of beauty and history, check out the oldest state park that sits on the site of a Revolutionary War encampment.