Connecticut’s First Universally Accessible State Park Is Like A Dream Come True

Connecticut has more than 100 beautiful state parks. They boast wonderful sandy beaches, picturesque forests, and even fascinating historic sites. Today’s featured natural area is a true gem that everyone can enjoy. Stratton Brook State Park was established in 1949 and became Connecticut’s first universally accessible state park in 1996.

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:

Which state park is your go-to spot for outdoor fun? Check out some more of our state parks here.