(WTNH) – DEEP officials have announced that multiple state parks have closed on Monday, July 4, due to a full-capacity parking lot.
Parks that are currently closed include:
- Gardner Lake State Park in Salem.
- Burr Pond State Park in Torrington.
- Squantz Pond State Park in New Fairfield.
- Millers Pond State Park in Haddam.
- Bigelow Hollow State Park in Union.
- Wadsworth Falls in Middletown.
- Rocky Neck in Niantic.
- Hammonasset Beach State Park.
- Sherwood Island State Park in Westport.
- Silver Sands State Park in Milford.
- Hopeville Pond State Park in Griswold.
- Kent Falls State Park in Kent.
- Black Rock State Park in Watertown.
- Stratton Brook State Park in Simsbury.
So far, all of the parks listed are solely closed due to hitting full capacity.
News 8 will continue to update this story should more parks close due to any reason.