Main Stream Canoe & Kayak
170 Main Street Route 44
New Hartford, CT 06057
Call Us: (860) 693-6791
mainstream@mainstreamcanoe.com

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Camping and Other Accommodations

Camping:


Although Main Stream no longer offers campsites we can still help you with some of the areas' choices below:

 

Lone Oak Campsites , Rt. 44, East Canaan (860) 824-7051
On-site trailer and cabin rentals, wooded or field sites, Heated pools, hot tub, full service nightclub with live entertainment, store, deli, RV Service, and planned recreation. For Reservations: 1-800-422-CAMP. Open Apr. 15 - Oct. 15.

White Pines Campsites
232 Old North Rd. Barkhamsted,CT
209 beautiful sites with hook-ups, private wooded or open sunny sites, wilderness tent sites, large in ground pool, paddle boats, restaurant, camp store, and more.
1-800-622-6614

American Legion State Forest
West River Rd., Pleasant Valley, CT
Austin F. Hawes Memorial Campground, midway between Pleasant Valley and Riverton on West River Road. 30 sites in pine woods. Dumping station, flush toilets, showers, fishing. No swimming. One pet/site permitted. Reservations accepted April 19 through Columbus Day.
(860) 379-0922

Burr Pond State Park
385 Burr Mountain Road, Torrington, CT
Taylor Brook Campground. 40 wooded sites. Dumping station, flush toilets, showers, fishing, swimming nearby. No pets.
Campground Office (860) 379-0172
Park Office (860) 482-1817

 

Hotel Accommodations

Alcove Motel Route 44, New Hartford, CT 860-693-8577
Avon Old Farms Hotel 279 Avon Mountain Rd, Avon 860-677-1651

Many of our favorite guests stay "on the green" at the Chapin Park Bed and Breakfast. They are located at the New England village of Pine Meadow in New Hartford, Connecticut
 
Chapin Park Bed and Breakfast
45 Church Street PO Box 184
Village of Pine Meadow, CT 06061
( in New Hartford, CT ) (860)379-1075



Days Inn
395 Winsted Rd, Torrington 860-496-8808

Please check out the new local B&B called Legends B&B!


Dutch Iris Inn Bed & Breakfast 239 Salmon Brook St, Granby, 860-844-0262
Four Seasons Bed & Breakfast 11 Bridlepath Rd, West Simsbury, CT 860-658-2181
Hillside Motel 671 Albany Turnpike, Canton 860-693-4951
Hilltop Haven Bed & Breakfast West Cornwall 860-672-6871
Marriott 15 Farm Springs Rd, Farmington 860-678-1000
Merrywood 100 Hartford Rd (Rt. 185), Simsbury 860-651-1785
Old Riverton Inn Route 20, Riverton 860-379-8678
Rose & Thistle 24 Woodland Acres, Barkhamsted, CT 860-379-4744
Simsbury 1820 House 731 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury 860-658-7658
Simsbury Inn 397 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury 860-651-5700
Super 8 Motel 492 East Main St, Torrington 860-496-0811
The French Bulldog 151 Main St, Winchester 860-738-9335
The Ironhorse Inn 969 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury 860-658-2216
Yankee Pedlar Inn 93 Main St, Torrington 860-777-1891

The Farmington River Access and Take Out Points


#1 - Route 8 North, Otis, MA
       (Field across the road from the Mt. View Campground)

#2 - Intersection of Route 8 - Route 57, Sandisfield, MA
       (green bridge - picnic rest area)

#3 - Old Route 8, Sandisfield, MA
       (2.4 miles north of the Mass/Conn state line)

#4 - Public Boat Launch, Colebrook River Lake, Colebrook, CT

#5 - Hogback Road, Hartland, CT
       (Below Goodwin Dam)

#6 - Route 20, Riverton, CT
       (Parking lot, across from the Hitchcock Chair Factory Store)

#7 - West River Road, Barkhamsted, CT
       (Pipeline Crossing)

#8 - West River Road, Barkhamsted, CT
       (Above High Bank Rapid)

#9 - East River Road, Barkhamsted, CT
       (Peoples State Forest)

#10 - Route 181 - Route 318 Bridge, Pleasant Valley, CT

#11 - Lake McDonough, Barkhamsted, CT
        (Route 219 - Fee charged)

#12 - Cottage Street, New Hartford, CT
        (Callahan Memorial Park)

#13 - Route 44, New Hartford, CT
        (Main Stream Canoe)

#14 - Ramp Road, New Hartford, CT
        (Nepaug State Forest)

#15 - Route 44, Canton, CT
        (just below the tubing pull out area)

#16 - River Road, Collinsville, CT
        (just before Waste Water Treatment Plant fence)

#17 - Route 179, Burlington, CT
        (wide spot 1.1 miles south of the Collinsville Rt. 179 bridge)

#18 - Junction Route 4 - Route 179, Burlington, CT
        (dirt road on left)

#19 - River Road, Unionville, CT (Rt. 4 bridge)

#20 - Wannowmasa Lane, Farmington, CT
        (right off of Wannowmasa Road)

#21 - Route 4 Bridge, Farmington, CT

#22 - Waterville Road, Avon, CT
        (Alsop Meadows - dirt road - Rt. 44 Bridge)

#23 - Route 185 Bridge, Simsbury , CT
        (#1 - left dirt road to park #2 - right on to Nod Rd)

#24 - River Road, Simsbury, CT
        (Drake Hill Road)

#25 - River Road, Simsbury, CT
        (Route 315)

#26 - Tariffville Park, Main Street, Simsbury, CT
        (Experts Only)

#27 - Tariffville Gorge, Tunxis Avenue, East Granby, CT
        (just above Sandy Beach Rapids)
        (Experts Only)

#28 - Tunxis Avenue, East Granby, CT
        (under the Route 187 Bridge)

#29 - Merriman Road, Windsor, CT
        (Rainbow Reservoir Boat Launch)

#30 - River Street, Windsor, CT
        (Strawberry Hills Park - River Street Boat Launch)

#31 - Route 159, Windsor, CT
         (Pleasant Street Park)

If you continue on the next take out is on the Connecticut River
East Barber Street Boat Launch, Windsor, CT