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Best things to do in Candlewood Lake

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Restaurant
1 local recommends
Park
“Only 4 miles from the cabin, this short but steep hike will give you incredible views of the lake! ”
1 local recommends
Bakery
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1 local recommends
Store
“Sarah's is our go-gift shop for all ages. Cards, toys, games, puzzles, unique lake decor and much more.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
1 local recommends
Park
“Dike Point Park is a recreational area providing picnicking and hiking along Candlewood lake. There are picnic areas and an Interpretive hiking trail. Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Entrance is free however, reservations are required & must be made at least 24 hours in advance of desired reservation time. Your Reservation = one vehicle holding maximum if 4 passengers and allows you to arrive anytime during park hours. Park Hours: Monday-Friday 12pm- 8pm, Saturday, Sunday and Holidays 8am- 8pm Facilities: Picnic area with 2 ADA picnic tables Shoreline angling access 0.75-mile interpretive hiking trail Hand carry boat launch ADA restrooms Sand gravel parking”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Largest indoor flea in CT! Open Sat/Sun year-round, 9am-4pm. Free entry & parking.”
1 local recommends
Beach
1 local recommends
Locality
“New Fairfield is a small town just over an hour outside of New York City. Its charm offers warm hospitality throughout, yet peaceful privacy in many of the communities. Check out the website: www.newfairfield.org”
1 local recommends