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  The red and black slopes account for 25% of the much-liked slopes at Mount Southington, the ski hill every skier enjoys. There's 51 acres of ski terrain to enjoy, 75% of which are green and blue slopes. 7 feet of beautiful snow fall per season on the 425-foot drop from top to bottom of Mount Southington, the nearby ski hill. Mount Southington has 14 slopes and 8 lifts. 5 feet of beautiful snow fall per winter on the 19 runs of Powder Ridge. This nearby ski hill has an altitude difference of 500 feet and has 5 ski lifts. The hard runs at Powder Ridge
    account for 25% of the runs, and they are truly good; novices and children are in luck too, 75% of the 88 acres of skiing territory are covered by easy runs. Cherry Hill is a peak you can catch a glimpse of from West Rock Ridge State Park. Going for a hike along the Quinnipiac
Trail will let you absorb the natural beauty of this region. Take a side trip to Wilmot Brook, and Glen Lake Dam is a delightful spot, positively worth going to. Why not spend some time golfing at a close by golf course like Laurel View Country Club Golf, and there are plenty of people from Hamden here at West Rock Ridge State Park. 

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These outdoors activities are available in and near West Rock Ridge State Park.
 Lakes in and near West Rock Ridge State Park
Lake Wintergreen, New Haven County, 1 miles away
Konolds Pond, New Haven County, 2 miles away
Lake Chamberlain, New Haven County, 2 miles away
Horseshoe Lagoon, New Haven County, 4 miles away
Lake Whitney, New Haven County, 4 miles away
 Campgrounds in and near West Rock Ridge State Park
National Computer Camps, Orange, 8 miles away
Gentile's Campground, Plymouth, 17 miles away
Black Rock State Park, Litchfield, 17 miles away
Branchbrook Campground, Thomaston, 17 miles away
 Public Lands in and near West Rock Ridge State Park
Fire Island National Seashore, Patchogue - NY , 31 miles away
Sleeping Giant State Park, Connecticut, 6 miles away
Wharton Brook State Park, Connecticut, 9 miles away
Osbornedale State Park, Connecticut, 10 miles away
 Hiking Trails in and near West Rock Ridge State Park
Mattabesset Trail, New Haven County , 17 miles away
Mattatuck Trail, Litchfield County , 19 miles away
 Marinas in and near West Rock Ridge State Park
West Cove Cooperative Marina, West Haven , 5 miles away
Waucoma Yacht Club, New Haven , 6 miles away
Short Beach River Marina, New Haven , 6 miles away
Harbor Point Marina, New Haven , 8 miles away
Birbarie Marina, Branford , 9 miles away
 Whitewater Rivers in and near West Rock Ridge State Park
Farmington River - Collinsville, Hartford County , 21 miles away, Class II - 3.5 miles long (Collinsville to Unionville)
Whitewater Outfitter - Non-Core Tabala Vacations, Hartford County , 23 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
Hammonasset River, Middlesex/ New Haven County , 24 miles away, Class I-II - 2 miles long (Summer Hill Road to Green Hill Road)
 Hotels near West Rock Ridge State Park
New Haven Inn, New Haven , 2 miles away
ExecuStay Twn Walk Hamden Hlls, Hamden , 3 miles away
Courtyard New Haven At Yale, New Haven , 4 miles away
Clarion Hotel & Suites Hamden-New Haven, Hamden , 4 miles away
Carriage House, Hamden , 4 miles away
 Ski Areas near West Rock Ridge State Park
Mount Southington, Connecticut , 11 miles away, 425 foot drop, 8 lifts, 14 runs
Powder Ridge, Connecticut , 17 miles away, 500 foot drop, 5 lifts, 19 runs
Woodbury, Connecticut , 23 miles away, 300 foot drop, 4 lifts, 18 runs

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