Burr Pond Picnic Shelter Campground

Burr Pond Picnic Shelter Campground
Additional information can be found at the following address.

CT State Parks (DEP)
Friends of Connecticut State Parks

Explore the natural and cultural histories of Connecticut State Parks and Forests through inerpretation! Interpretive events are listed on the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection's website. Take a hike, meet a snake, learn about forest heroes, and more! Follow this link to the DEP's Calendar of Events. Perform a "Keyword" search for this park/forest and then join a program. Additional programs may be offered, so be sure to check with the campground staff. For additional information please call the DEP Division of State Parks at 860-424-3200. Find interpretive programs: http://dep.state.ct.us/calendar/calendar.htm

There is a vehicle charge for all vehicles that enter the park to use the pavilions. Buses require a special bus permit. To obtain a bus permit call 1-860-424-3200.

Services

Within Facility
  • Beach Combing
  • Berry Picking
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoeing - Lake/Pond
  • Concession Stand
  • Downhill Skiing
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fishing - Freshwater
  • Grills
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Hiking
  • Historic Sites
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Photography
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Public Drinking Water Taps
  • Recycling Center
  • Restroom
  • Swimming
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Boat Launch
  • Boating
  • Church
  • Fishing Supplies
  • Grocery Store
  • Hospital
  • Hunting Supplies
  • Jet Skiing
  • Laundry
  • Restaurant
  • Water Skiing

Directions

Burr Pond Picnic Shelter
385 BURR MOUNTAIN ROAD
Torrington CT 06790

From Route 8 North, take exit 46 (Pinewoods Road). Left at end of ramp to traffice light. Take a left onto Winsted Road and travel one mile. At blinking light take right onto Burr Mountain Road. Park entrance is 1/4 mile on left.

 
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