Description

Pack your gear and head out on Nipmuck Trail and you’ll stumble upon Knowlton Brook Campsite, the perfect place to bunk down for the night. This spot is designed for true backpackers, which means you’ll likely be on your way in the morning, but that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the scenic beauty that surrounds you. Tucked away in a lush wooded area, you’ll get the privacy you want and the rest and relaxation you need to get back to some trail exploration.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
1 site
Up to guests per site
Hike in
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Knowlton Brook Campsite.

Forest
River, stream, or...
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Becky C.
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October 21st, 2019

Nice campsite. Easy walk from the road, couple of narrow wooden bridges to cross the brook. We rode bikes to this site. A little maneuvering to get the bikes through the trees and across but manageable. Nice location, 2 to 3 flat areas for tents along the brook. You can hear the busy road but eventually the sound of the brook drowns it out. Plenty of fallen branches around the area for fire.

Campsite showing the fire pit next to the brook. This is the larger bridge, looking towards the road where the entrance is.This is the path that leads towards the road/entrance.
Hipcamper Becky C.
recommends this listing.
October 22nd, 2019
Park
Natchaug State Forest
State
Connecticut
Country
United States
Phone Number
860-295-9523
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
41.867° N, 72.202° W
Unknown price
Tent Only - Hike In: 1 Site
(Up to people per site)

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