Lake McDonough

category : Recreation
Boating including rowboats, fishing, picnicking, hiking including Braille nature trail, and swimming; boat launch ($6). Buses by permit only; no buses on weekends or holidays.

Admission: Fees for parking, boating, rentals.
Hours: 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.
Address: Rte. 219
Phone: (860) 379-0938

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