Housatonic Boat Club offers sailing (racing and instruction – 40 feet and under), boating (25 feet and under)…More and social activities to its members. It is located on the Housatonic River's west bank and has 70 moorings and 30 slips. For a daily charge, transient moorings are welcome, but should call ahead. Housatonic Boat Club uses VHF Channel 68. Bathrooms and outdoor shower facilities are available to guests. Ice is sold at the club.
Browns Marina 638 Stratford Ave, Stratford, CT06615 Located next to Bond's Dock on Stratford Avenue, Brown's Marina offers boat slips on the Housatonic River as well as…More winter storage on land. The marina does not have gas services but it does sell a variety of marine and boat products including oil, cleaning supplies, fishing tackle and a variety of live bait.
Outriggers is located on the Housatonic River. In the warmer months, many patrons arrive via boats. The patio offers…More open-air dining with beautiful views.
The cuisine is Northern Italian. Outriggers also offers a large variety of fresh seafood and steak. The atmosphere is casual and the staff is very friendly and helpful. When the outdoor patio is open, there is live entertainment on the weekends.
Short Beach 1 Dorne Dr, Stratford, CT06615 Rivaling many of the fine beaches in the state of Connecticut, Stratford's Short Beach features glistening beaches with…More views of both Long Island Sound and the mouth of the Housatonic River. Short Beach is part of town owned Short Beach Park. Short Beach is a favorite for fishing or kite flying. Picnicking is available at the pavilion on the beach. Short Beach offers beach, sun and surf in the summer and scenic views year-round. It also features several playground areas and excellent bird sightseeing opportunities.
Boothe Memorial Park & Museum 5800 Main St, Stratford, CT06614 Boothe Memorial Park & Museum is located in the north end of Stratford by the Housatonic River and is a historic…More place. The park, which is free of charge, is open year round and is the home to various volunteer clubs and organizations, including the Great Pumpkin Festival, outdoor concerts and summer plays. The grounds also include picnic areas, an amphitheater, patio area, indoor dining hall, a wedding and rose garden, the Summer Cottage Genealogy Library, Carriage House, Americana Museum, Miniature Lighthouse and Clocktower Museum.