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Little Point Street, Essex
Little Point Street, Essex
Launch a car-top boat and enjoy the scenery.  Bring binoculars to watch the birds and wildlife.  Fishing and crabbing can be enjoyed at the Little Point Street site. To help you reach Little Point Street, some routes leading to this site are posted with the brown and white Long Island Sound Access sign Long Island Sound Access sign.

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 Location
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Essex, Connecticut
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to Exit 69, and travel onto Route 9 North. Proceed on Route 9 North for 3.4 miles. Take Exit 3, and at the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Route 154/Middlesex Turnpike/Saybrook Road and proceed an extremely short distance. Turn right onto West Avenue and continue for a short distance, and then turn left onto Grove Street. Follow Grove Street to its end, and then turn right onto North Main Street. Continue a short distance on North Main Street, and then turn left onto Little Point Street. The overlook is located at the end of the street.
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From the West: Take I-95 North to Exit 69, and travel onto Route 9 North. Proceed on Route 9 North for 3.4 miles. Take Exit 3, and at the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Route 154/Middlesex Turnpike/Saybrook Road and proceed an extremely short distance. Turn right onto West Avenue and continue for a short distance, and then turn left onto Grove Street. Follow Grove Street to its end, and then turn right onto North Main Street. Continue a short distance on North Main Street, and then turn left onto Little Point Street. The overlook is located at the end of the street.
 Parking
On street parking
 Accessibility
Parts of the site offering views of the water are wheelchair accessible. Some facilities/uses listed may not be fully accessible to the mobility-impaired.
 Site Contact Information
Website -Town of Essex
Address -Essex Town Hall, P.O. Box 98
 Essex, CT 06426
 Facilities
Car-top Boat AccessCar-top Boat Access
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
BoatingBoating
CrabbingCrabbing
FishingFishing
 Environment
Intertidal FlatIntertidal Flat
Tidal RiverTidal River
Tidal WetlandTidal Wetland

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