Class II-III Pawcatuck River, CT

Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Wild and Scenic River (Confluence with Shunock River in Stonington, Connecticut to Mouth of the river between Pawcatuck Point in Stonington,Conneticut and Rhodes Point in Westerly, Rhode Island)

There are approximately four pleasant miles prior to the heart of two downtown river cities. Route 1 bridge is often the starting location of conjestion with powered pleasure crafts, and can be challenging due to tidal currents and wind. Enjoyable restaurants make a great ending point near the Route 1 bridge. (National Park Service, Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Association)

Section Details

Trip Length Full Day, 8.0 Miles
Fishing Yes
Camping No
Manager National Park Service, Region 1
Wild & Scenic Yes
Water Trail No
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