American Legion and Peoples State Forests, Barkhamsted

American Legion State Forest is a Connecticut state forest located in the town of Barkhamsted. The forest is adjacent to Peoples State Forest.
The forest's recreational offerings include canoeing on the Farmington River and hiking on a variety of trails including the blue-blazed Henry Buck and Turkey Vultures Ledges trails. Camping is offered at the Austin F. Hawes Memorial Campground by the banks of the river.
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  • The opportunity to catch trout on the Farmington River is a plenty and the setting is a step into nature.  more »
  • Cheap, bare bones, basic camping. Facilities are minimal. Don't expect much in the way of amenities. This is where you go when you like the quiet outdoors and trout fishing - catch & release only. The...  more »

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