Connecticut Backcountry Campsites & Shelters

Connecticut Campsites and Shelters

Ten Mile

Kind: Campsite & Shelter

# of Hard Sites: Open Forest

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: pump near shelter

 

Schaghticoke Mt.

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: 4

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Mt. Algo

Kind: Campsite & Shelter

# of Hard Sites: 4

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Steward Hallow

Kind: Campsite & Shelter

# of Hard Sites: 4

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Stonybrook

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: 4

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Silver Hill

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: 1

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Pump

Ceasar Brook

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: 5

Type of Privy: Toilet

Water Source: Pump

Pine Swamp Brook

Kind: Campsite & Shelter

# of Hard Sites: 3

# of Group Sites: 1

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Sharron Mt.

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: 4

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Belter

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: Open forest

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Spring

Limestone Spring

Kind: Campsite

# of Hard Sites: 2

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Spring

Riga

Kind: Campsite & Shelter

# of Hard Sites: 2

# of Platforms: 1

# of Group Sites: 1

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Ball Brook

Kind: Group Site & Campsite

# of Hard Sites: Group Site - 3 / Campsite - 2

# of Group Sites: 2

Type of Privy: Toilet

Water Source: Brook

Brassie

Kind: Campsite & Shelter

# of Hard Sites: 5

# of Group Sites: 1

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Brook

Sages

Kind: Campsite & Group Site

# of Hard Sites: Campsite - 5 / Group Site - 3

# of Platforms: Campsite - 2

# of Group Sites: 1

Type of Privy: Privy

Water Source: Spring

* shelter: site with a three-sided lean-to and no designated tenting area.
tentsite: site with just tent platforms or pads in designated area and no shelter/lean-to.
campsite: site with both shelter/lean-to and tent platforms or pads in designated area.
** Regardless of the source, remember to boil, filter, or chemically purify water before use.

All of the campsites listed above have pond water as a water source and are not equipped with bear boxes.