Gay City State Park - Hiking
Gay City State Park, located on the Hebron-Bolton town line in eastern-central Connecticut, offers 1,569 acres and several trails around a historic Mill Site with a freshwater lake at its center—the perfect way to cool off after a moderate day hike.
Varies, depending on the trail.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Time To Complete
1-2 hours, depending on the route.
Spring, Summer, and Fall
Gates open for the season on the third Saturday in April. Gates to the parking lot near the lake are closed after Columbus Day Weekend, but free winter parking is available off-season.