Bluff Point State Park
Connecticut State Park
806 acres in Groton, CT
Parking: Free large lot down the road from 55 Depot Rd, Groton, CT
The most popular trail runs along the water from the parking lot to Bluff Point. It is wide flat and heavily trafficked. There are around six miles of trails that loop around the property with views of Poquonnock River, Mumford Cove, and Fishers Island Sound. The coastal preserve property also contains Bushy Point Beach.
You can also easily connect to Haley Farm State Park, the G&S Trolley Trail, or the Poquonnock River Trail.
“The long, narrow beach is a geological remnant of the continental glaciers and subsequent erosion by wind and water… an ongoing process.” (From CT DEEP site)
Peter Marteka – Bluff Point Offers A Bit Of Cape Cod In Connecticut
Steve at CTMQ – TSTL’16.14: Bluff Point State Park