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Scenic view from the platform at Whalers Point, East Haven
Scenic view from the platform at Whalers Point, East Haven
At Whalers Point, enjoy beautiful views of the Farm River and Kelsey Island.

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 Location
View interactive map of Whalers Point Mansfield Grove Road
East Haven, Connecticut
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to Exit 52. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Route 100/North High Street (which becomes High Street), and follow for 0.44 miles. Next, turn left onto Route 100/Main Street and continue for 0.23 miles. Turn right onto Route 142/Hemming Way Avenue and continue 0.71 miles. Bear slightly to the left onto Short Beach Road (while remaining on Route 142) and continue 0.69 miles. Turn right onto Mansfield Grove Road and proceed 0.8 miles. Next, turn left into the Whalers Point complex, proceed straight past one stop sign and take the next right at the Public Access Sign. Go to the next sign, and turn right. Parking is immediately on your right. Entrance to the Public Viewing deck is across from parking.
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From the West: Take I-95 North to Exit 51, which is the Frontage Road exit. At the end of the exit ramp, continue straight and enter South Frontage Road (which becomes the Saltonstall Parkway) and proceed 0.9 miles. Turn right onto Route 142/Hemming Way Avenue, and proceed _ miles. Next, bear slightly to the left onto Short Beach Road (while remaining on Route 142) and continue 0.6 miles. Turn right onto Mansfield Grove Road, and follow for 0.8 miles. Next, turn left into the Whalers Point complex, proceed straight past one stop sign and take the next right at the Public Access Sign. Go to the next sign, and turn right. Parking is immediately on your right. Entrance to the Public Viewing deck is across from parking.
 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.
 Facilities
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
Picnic AreaPicnic Area
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife

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