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Kettletown State Park

1434 Georges Hill Road
Southbury, CT 06488
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This 605 acre park, of which 324 are in Southbury, borders approx. two miles of Lake Zoar shoreline. This facility offers camping, hiking, picnicking, and winter sports. There are 61 campsites available, 6 rustic cabins, as well as six miles of maintained hiking trails that offer panoramic overlooks high above Lake Zoar. Most of the blue blazed Pomperaug Trail is found in the park, and visitors can find a variety of terrain, flora, and fauna along its length. Kettletown is open year-round for day use activities from 8:00 a.m. to sunset.

For more information about the Kettletown State Park please visit the park's state website.

Managed by Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. More information at 860-424-3200, or


The park is open from 8 am to sunset. Pets on a leash are permitted in picnic areas and on hiking trails. Pets are not allowed on the beach or in the campground. Please click to read general Connecticut State Park Rules and Regulations.


Boating icon Boating   Dogs Allowed icon Dogs Allowed   Fishing icon Fishing   Horseback Riding icon Horseback Riding   Nature Trails icon Nature Trails   Picnic Area icon Picnic Area   Restroom icon Restroom 


GIS Map - click on the map or the link to view the park on our GIS System. Once there, make sure to select Open Space in the Map Layer menu in the top right corner.


GIS map of Kettletown State Park