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Lake McDonough

Category: Parks & Forests
Rte. 219
Barkhamsted, 06063
Highway Access: (off Rte. 44)

Boating, fishing, picnicking, hiking including Braille nature trail (by reservation only), and swimming; boat launch ($6 for motor boats, $5 for non-motor). Buses by permit only; no buses on weekends or holidays.

Phone: (860) 379-3036 (seasonal), (860) 379-0938 Ext. 3110 (off season).
Website: http://www.themdc.com/recreation-areas/lake-mcdonough
Attraction Rate: Parking: $6/cars, $8/vans; boating rentals $5 per hour.
Dates of Operation: Park: Mon.-Fri. 10-8, Sat.-Sun. and holidays 8-8. Boating: third Sat. in Apr.- Labor Day. Fishing from shore: third Sat. in Apr.- Nov.
Handicap Accessible: yes
Bus Fee: Yes
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