If inquiring for the first time…
Dog Friendly Parks
Penwood State Park
There are lots of different trails to choose from, each being color-coded. There is one Nature Trail that is not color-coded, and it loops around Lake Louise with gorgeous views. Dogs must be on a leash.
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Talcott Mountain State Park
The Tower Trail is 1.25 miles long; a walk to the Tower takes approximately 30 – 40 minutes. Also running through the park is a section of the Metacomet Trail, developed and maintained with volunteer assistance by the Connecticut Forest and Park Association.
Pets on a leash are permitted in picnic areas and on hiking trails.