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West Wharf Beach, Madison
West Wharf Beach, Madison
West Wharf Beach offers a fishing pier with scenic views of Long Island Sound.  The pier (wharf) was once used for ship building in earlier days.

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 Location
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Madison, Connecticut
 Fees
Yes. Contact Town of Madison for fee schedule.
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to exit 61. Turn left off the exit onto Route 79 South (Durham Road). Travel on Route 79 for approximately 0.7 miles. Turn right at the traffic light onto Boston Post Road. Travel on Boston Post Road for approximately 0.5 miles. Turn left onto West Wharf Road. Travel for approximately 0.4 miles to the end of West Wharf Road where the entrance to West Wharf Beach is located.
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From the West: Take I-95 North to exit 61. Turn right off the exit onto Route 79 South (Durham Road). Travel on Route 79 for approximately 0.6 miles. Turn right at the traffic light onto Boston Post Road. Travel on Boston Post Road for approximately 0.5 miles. Turn left onto West Wharf Road. Travel for approximately 0.4 miles to the end of West Wharf Road where the entrance to West Wharf Beach is located.
 Parking
Parking Lot
 Site Contact Information
Website -Town of Madison
Address -8 Campus Drive
 Madison, CT 06443
 Facilities
Access PierAccess Pier
Car-top Boat AccessCar-top Boat Access
Sanitary Facilities (seasonal)Sanitary Facilities (seasonal)
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
BoatingBoating
FishingFishing
ShellfishingShellfishing
Unsupervised SwimmingUnsupervised Swimming
 Environment
Fronting Long Island SoundFronting Long Island Sound
Rocky ShoreRocky Shore
Sandy BeachSandy Beach

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