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Austin Hawes Memorial - American Legion State Forest

9 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

Four-season fun can be found at American Legion Forests which offers the region's finest fishing, hunting, and winter sporting activities nestled amid the wooded splendor.

Reservation Info

Payment may be made by credit card, money order, or traveler check when calling the toll-free number or by credit card online. There is a $9.00 fee for making each reservation.

Reservations may be canceled up to two days prior to the intended stay by contacting the Reserve America Call Center. A…

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Water Hookups


9 Reviews of Austin Hawes Memorial - American Legion State Forest

Ratings Breakdown

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Emily M.
Reviewed Jun. 19, 2022

Nice weekend!

Nice campground, semi private. The sites are spread out enough but you’re not completely alone. You hear a lot of cars going by if you’re at a site that backs up to the main road. Bathrooms are nice, maintained, and well lit. You can get ice and firewood at the camp store at the entrance. The map…

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AThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 17, 2021

Nice and Quiet

If you like nice big private sites, peace and quiet while providing a great location for fishing and hiking (Henry Buck Trail) then this is your kind of place.   Our family likes to get out into the hiking trails and hit activities in the area vs the all inclusive campground experience and this…

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Katherine P.
Reviewed Jul. 13, 2019

Small, Quiet, Cute!

Hawes is one of the few campgrounds in CT that's dog friendly. The sites are nice and large, with room for trailers, and they also have a few cabin sites as well.

There is access to the Farmington River from the campground for your fishing and paddling pleasure.

In the summer, this place is…


Austin Hawes Memorial - American Legion State Forest is located in Connecticut


Route 44 east from Winsted to Route 318 east to Pleasant Valley; or Route 44 west from New Hartford to Route 181 north to Pleasant Valley.


41.93515129 N
73.00391282 W

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