Parks & Camping

Spend the day at Peoples State Forest picnic area or set up camp and relax by the river.

Check the river conditions.

View the current river conditions of the West Branch on Main Street in Riverton & the Still River on Robertsville Road.
Where it all started

Camping in Riverton & Barkhamsted

Camp at the Austin Hawes Campground in the American Legion State Forest or White Pines Campground in Barkhamsted. Picnic and spend the day at Whittemore Recreation Area or other park pavilions in Peoples State Forest.

Other town activities

Whatever your outdoor passion is you can find it in Riverton! Experience hiking trails, biking routes, peaceful fishing spots, water sports activities on the Farmington River, or sit back and relax at People's State Forest or the surrounding campgrounds.