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Connecticut
Fairfield County Region
Indian Well State Park
INDIAN WELL STATE PARK
INDIAN WELL STATE PARK
P.O. Box 113
Derby, Connecticut   06418

Phone: 203-735-4311
Toll Free: 866-287-2757
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Indian Well State Park

Indian Well State Park
'Autumn Pool'
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Indian Well State Park
'Day of Autumn'
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Indian Well State Park
'Leaves Starting to Drop'
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Indian Well State Park
'Summer Day by the Stream'
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'Leading in'
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Indian Well State Park
'Houses on the Hill'
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Looking East over the river

Indian Well State Park
'Beach'
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'Benches'
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'Peek of Sunlight'
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One of the many tall trees that grace this Park.

Indian Well State Park
'Old Rock Bridge'
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A rock bridge is located downstream from Indian Well Falls.

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Indian Well State Park
'The Waterfall'
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Indian Well State Park
'Flowing Spirit'
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The park's scenic waterfalls and splash pool give this park its name, Indian Well. The lovely falls, and shaded picnic grove at the water's edge make this park a great place to spend a lazy summer day.
History of the Area
Indian Well was so named because of the Romeo and Juliet-like Native American legend surrounding the Park's scenic waterfalls and the splash pool at the bottom of the falls. Local Native Americans never actually used the area as a well. Although the falls are lovely, the Park's primary attraction is its location on the western bank of the Housatonic River. The shaded picnic grove at the water's edge is a nice spot to spend a lazy summer day.


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Visitor Comments, Memories and Reviews
July 3 hammonassett by m.reed stratford
been their sveral times over the years with no problems.nice and very relaxing.
July 30 nicest park closest to bridgeport by boriqua187
well my family and i enjoy this park very much. first and foremost, the water obviously is fresh (no salt), and the rangers do a great job making sure everyone is keeping their areas clean and safe.
July 29 just ok


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Web Site: thetidewater.com/
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Directions
From Route 8 north: take Exit 14. At the end of the exit ramp take a left, and then take the next left onto Howe Avenue. Go north for approximately 2? miles. Indian Well State Park will be on the right.

From Route 8 south: take Exit 14. Take a right and drive approximately 2? miles. Indian Well State Park will be on the right.

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Connecticut
Fairfield County Region
Indian Well State Park
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