Nipmuck State Forest

Nipmuck State Forest, adjoining Bigelow Hollow, is 3 bodies of water for pond fishing, paddling & scuba diving. Bigelow Pond (20+ acres) has launch for trailered boats, no internal combustion engines allowed. Mashapaug Lake (287 acres, a big bass management area) has launch for trailered boats, 10 mph limit. Breakneck Pond (92 acres) is more remote, no motors allowed.  Pit toilets. Some fees in forest.

Location
Rte. 171 & Rte. 190
Union, CT 06076
Contact
860-684-3430, 860-424-3200
Website
http://www.ct.gov/deep/cwp/view.asp?a=2716&q=325066&deepNav_GID=1650

Nipmuck State Forest