Devil's Hopyard State Park, East Haddam

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State Park · Nature / Park
Devil's Hopyard State Park is a public recreation area located at the Eightmile River's Chapman Falls in the town of East Haddam, Connecticut. The 1,000-acre (400 ha) state park includes facilities for hiking, fishing, bicycling, picnicking, and camping. It is managed by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.
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  • The park has plenty of trails for people of all levels. There are forest, hiking and view trails in addition to fishing, camping and picnicking...and seeing beautiful waterfalls. We liked the two...  more »
  • Caplan Falls were flowing nicely on what started as a warm, sunny Sunday (and ended in a snow squall). One may access the waterfall from the top or bottom parking areas via a very short walk on...  more »
  • Beautiful waterfall is right near entrance! There are also nice hiking trails. It is a great place for picnic, too. We thoroughly enjoyed our time at this park. The falls were gorgeous. Autumn is my best season to visit. I definitely recommend devil’s hopyard state park.
  • Awesome park with a lot of opportunities to take photos. The waterfalls are wonderful just make sure you bring your water shoes as the rocks are extremely slippery. There are hiking trails that are well marked and easily accessible even with dogs. Great outing experience.

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