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Devil's Hopyard State Park

Taking its name from the round holes that appear in the waterfalls, dog-friendly Devil's Hopyard State Park in East Haddam, CT, is a perfect place to enjoy a day in nature. You and your dog can hike, picnic, bird-watch and fish in the stream. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times. Visit Website

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Devil's Hopyard State Park has received a rating of 4.7 out of 5 bones by 3 canine critics on BringFido and 4.0 out of 5 by 140 guests on TripAdvisor.

  • Beatrice
    Aug. 6, 2022

    Beautiful spot. Waterfall is easily accessible and SWIMMABLE for both you and pup. Very dog friendly. Lots of picnic areas and trails. Highly recommend.

  • Evan
    May. 30, 2022
    Great Location

    Super dog friendly, nice views, fun to bring your pet and chill out on the waterfall

  • Starbuck
    More than a year ago
    wooden glen and babbling brooks

    Really friendly people along the trail.. really clean and ample parking. Make sure to grab some gas to fill up before heading out because there isn't too many stores near the area.. about 15-20 minutes out. It was really muddy because of the melting snow.. but the water was outrageously beautiful!!! The trail is a loop.. start on one,, end on the other and midway there is a vista overlooking the whole park with a terrific view! Good for a short day hike about 1 1/2 hours - 2 hours total.

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