These Riverside Campgrounds In Connecticut Are Only Accessible By Boat But They’re Worth The Journey

Believe it or not, summer will be here before you know it. Now is the best time to start dreaming about how you’ll spend those sunny days and warm nights. For those camping enthusiasts, there are plenty of places in Connecticut to pitch your tent. Some campgrounds feel like a miniature resort with loads of amenities (and people). But if you’re looking for a rustic, more private getaway, check out these gorgeous riverside campgrounds that are only accessible by boat.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Not only are these state campsites on the river an awesome place to escape for an overnight stay, but they are also affordable too. Book the campsite for just $5 per person. Sites can be reserved up to 11 months in advance through Reserve America. Learn all of the details by checking out this page on the CT DEEP website.

Do you know someone that would love staying at these riverside campgrounds? If you’re still looking for a rustic overnight experience but a tent isn’t appealing, check out this wonderful log cabin campground.