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Canal Rd., Westport
Canal Rd., Westport
Visitors to the Canal Road Water Access Area may fish, shellfish (restrictions may apply, see shellfishing hyperlink below) and bird watch at this small Town parklet. To help you reach Canal Road Water Access Area, 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
View interactive map of Canal Road Water Access Area Canal Road and Cockenoe Drive
Westport, Connecticut
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South. Take the Route 33 exit 17 to Route 136/Westport/Saugatuck and continue 0.21 miles. Turn right onto Saugatuck Avenue/Route 33. Continue to follow Saugatuck Avenue and continue 1.15 miles. Turn left onto Duck Pond Road and continue 0.34 miles. Turn left onto Harbor Road and continue 0.02 miles. Turn left onto Harbor Road and continue 0.68 miles. Turn right onto Canal Road and follow it to the end (where it meets Cockenoe Drive).
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From the West: Take I-95 North. Take the Route 136 exit 17 to Route 33/Westport/Saugatuck and continue 0.27 miles. Turn slight left onto Saugatuck Avenue/Route 136. Continue to follow Saugatuck Avenue for 0.41 miles. Saugatuck Avenue becomes Route 33 and continue 1.62 miles. Turn right onto Route 57/Canal Street/Kings Highway North. Continue to follow Route 57/Canal Street to the end (where it meets Cockenoe Drive).
 Parking
Parking Lot
 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 Westport
Address -260 South Compo Road
 Westport, CT 06880
 Facilities
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
FishingFishing
ShellfishingShellfishing
 Environment
Fronting Long Island SoundFronting Long Island Sound
Sandy BeachSandy Beach

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