Contest is now closed

We thank all respondents to the Haiku Contest – 2020; What a treat !
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The status of other State Parks is available on DEEP (Department of Energy and Environmental Protection) website. You can also follow @CTStateParks on Twitter.


– DEEP will be monitoring visitor capacity at the state’s most popular parks and may reduce the parking threshold to prevent overcrowding.
– The Tower has been Re-Opened. Please continue to follow common sense guidelines re: social distancing.
– All scheduled hikes have been cancelled until further notice.
– Please keep your dogs on leash according to DEEP guidelines for Responsible Recreation

Trails Crew has been busy at work. Please report any issues you may encounter to

 SGPA is pleased to announce that we have prepared a geo map for the mobile which can pinpoint your location on the trails. It also has several other features which hikers of the Giant will love. We are making it available free to the public. Download link is available on Maps and Guides page.

You can help the SGPA’s mission by becoming an SGPA member, or making a tax-deductible donation.

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