Gillette Castle State Park

2 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

Four public camps along the Connecticut River at Hurd, Gillette Castle, River Highlands and Selden Neck State Parks offer primitive, riverside sites with fireplaces and pit toilets for individuals traveling on the river.

Use of river campsites at River Highlands, Hurd and Gillette Castle is…

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  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

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

Site Types

  • Tent Sites


For Campers

  • Market
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Toilets
  • Fires


2 Reviews of Gillette Castle State Park

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Todd J.
Reviewed Aug. 30, 2018

Great view

Great place for a hike or a picnic. Castle has tours at certain times.

Reviewed May. 22, 2018

Love camping on the water

We have camped on the south end of Hurd Park several times via boat access. It is amazing with the views of the CT River and being able to watch the sunrise and sunset. There's a few sites close to each other, so it is nice to go with enough people to occupy them all at once to keep it personal.…

Month of VisitSeptember


Gillette Castle State Park is located in Connecticut

Detail location of campground


41.431413 N
72.42902 W

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