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Mansfield Hollow State Park, Mansfield Center

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Mansfield Hollow State Park is a public recreation area occupying 251 acres (102 ha) of leased lands on the western shore of 500-acre (200 ha) Mansfield Hollow Lake in the town of Mansfield, Connecticut. The state park is one portion of the 2,300 acres (930 ha) leased by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for recreational and wildlife management purposes. Geologic features of the park include remnants of the last glacial period, where retreating glaciers left kames, eskers, and kettles. Recreational opportunities include facilities for boating, fishing, picnicking, hiking, mountain biking, and cross-country skiing. The park is traversed by the southeastern leg of the Nipmuck Trail.
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  • This fantastic park has lots to do: hiking, fishing, boating, biking, etc. It's also a beautiful place to relax, picnic, and generally hang out. The hiking trails accommodate a variety of... 
    This fantastic park has lots to do: hiking, fishing, boating, biking, etc. It's also a beautiful place to relax, picnic, and generally hang out. The hiking trails accommodate a variety of...  more »
  • Lots of walking trails some paved. Beautiful water views and fishing! There is also a nice picnic area with fields to play in and a volleyball net. Lovely place to spend the day with family and... 
    Lots of walking trails some paved. Beautiful water views and fishing! There is also a nice picnic area with fields to play in and a volleyball net. Lovely place to spend the day with family and...  more »
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  • Peaceful place! Many lovely views, both paved as well as rustic trails. We come here often and never tire of the beauty here. You have to try the dam trail at least once during late afternoon close to sunset the view is spectacular! Parking lot for that trail is just off of rte 6, east of the airport.
  • Great park. Many miles of hiking trails and wonderful paddling opportunities. Always very clean. One down side is you can't swim in the lake. The power lines that run through the park are a little bit of a bummer but don't take away from it much. Great wildlife from a kayak! I saw a beaver, deer, and several great blue herons.

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