Top 10 Bacteria-Safe Locations to Swim In and Around Danbury
It's August. It's hot and humid, and you need a place to swim without the worry of bacteria in the water.
On and off throughout the summer, there have been a handful of area beaches that have closed up shop because of too much bacteria in the water. Thanks to the NewsTimes, here's a Top 10 list of swimming areas in the greater Danbury area, where you and your kids can go swimming without worrying.
Lake Kenosia Park is located on Christopher Columbus Blvd in Danbury.
Brookfield Town Beach is located at 100 Pocono Road in Brookfield, CT.
Martin Park Beach is located at 19 Great Pond Road in Ridgefield.
You'll find Lake Qussapaug at 2132 Middlebury Road in Middlebury, CT.
Putnam Lake is located in Putnam County New York in the Town of Patterson.
Treadwell Park is located in Newtown at 3 Primrose Street.
Mount Town State Park is located on Route 202 in Litchfield.
You'll find Squantz Pond State Park at 178 Shortwoods Road in New Fairfield which is off Route 39.
Lake Waramaug State Park is located in New Preston at the tip of Lake Waramaug on 30 Lake Waramaug Road. Campsites are also available.
Kettletown State Park can be found at 1400 George's Hill Road in Southbury.