Town Owned Land

For inquiries on the use of any public land, please call 860-870-3100.
Arbor Park
  • 39 Main Street
  • 3.3 acres
  • Pocket Park with walkways, bridges, and gazebo
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 400 foot fronting on Main Street (Route 286) and over 400 foot on Arbor Way
Arbor Park
Batz Property
  • 97 Shenipsit Street
  • 44.86 acres
  • Mix of forest / wildflowers / grasses
  • Trails - Yes
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 1,100 foot fronting on Shenipsit Street
  • Community garden plots present
  • Used for Boy and Girl Scout activities
Batz Property
Brookside Park
  • 45 Sadds Mill Road (Route 140)
  • 41.42 acres
  • Multi-use recreational facility with basketball, tennis, soccer, football, and softball/baseball fields
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 2,000 foot fronting on Sadds Mill Road (Route 140)
  • Adjacent to an 18 hole public golf course - Rolling Meadows
Brookside Park
Pinney & Windermere
  • No street address (off Pinney Street, Route 286 and Windermere Avenue)
  • 67.71 acres
  • Partially forested / wetlands / open grassed areas
  • Trails - Yes, Hockanum River Trail System
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 1,500 foot fronting on Pinney Street (Route 286) and 500 foot fronting on Windermere Avenue
  • Future use may include municipal buildings, recreational fields and walking trails
  • Adjacent to Indian Valley Y, which includes a 1/2 mile outdoor walking trail
Pinney and Windermere
Sunset Hill Trail
  • No street address (off Porter Road)
  • Combination of Northern Connecticut Land Trust Property and Ellington Town Owned Land
  • Shenipsit State Forest abuts land to the north
  • Forested with hilltop and picnic benches
  • Parking beyond end of improved road
  • Trail begins on left of woods road
  • 40 foot fronting on Porter Road
Sunset Hill Trail
Town Beach (Sandy Beach)
  • No street address (off Sandy Beach Road on Crystal Lake)
  • 7.23 acres
  • Open public beach, use fee, and seasonal lifeguards on site with 1,400 foot fronting on Sandy Beach Road
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - Yes
  • 1,400 foot fronting on Sandy Beach Road (Route 140)

Town Beach