Directions to Stamford Beaches

Cove Island Park

From New York

• Merritt Parkway NORTH (RT.15)-Take exit 35 High Ridge Road. Turn right off ramp onto High Ride Road. Go about 3 miles to Cold Spring Road, turn right and continue for about 1.5 miles. Cold Spring Road becomes Washington Blvd. Take Washington Blvd. to Tresser Blvd., make a left on Tresser Blvd., take Tresser to Elm Street, make a right on Elm Street, follow Elm Street to Cove Road. Take Cove Road to Cove Island Park.

• I-95 NORTH: Get off at exit 9 East Main Street (Route1), make a right onto Seaside Avenue, follow Seaside Avenue to Cove Road; make a left onto Cove Road to Cove Island Park.

From New Haven

• Merritt Parkway SOUTH (RT.15): Get off exit 34 Long Ridge Road. Turn right onto Long Ridge Road for about 3 miles to Cold Springy Road. Follow the same directions for Merit Parkway North.

• I-95 SOUTH: Get off at exit 9 East Main Street. Make a left onto East Main Street and then right onto Weed Avenue to Cove Island Park.

Cummings Park

From New Haven

• Merritt Parkway SOUTH (RT. 15): Get off exit 34 Long Ridge Road. Turn right off ramp onto Long Ridge Road for about 3 miles to Cold Spring Road, turn right and continue for 1.5 miles. Cold Spring -Road becomes Washington Blvd. Make a left onto Tresser Blvd., and then a right onto Elm Street. Follow Elm Street to Shippan Avenue. Once on Shippan Avenue you will see Cummings Park on the left side (past People's Bank and the Fire Dept.)


• I-95 SOUTH: Get off exit 8. Make a left onto Elm Street; follow Elm Street to Shippan Avenue, bear to the right on Shippan Avenue and Cummings Park will be on the left side (past People's Bank and the Fire Dept.).

From New York

• Merritt Parkway NORTH (RT.15): Take exit 35 High Ridge Road. Turn right off ramp onto High Ridge Road for about 3 miles to Cold Spring Road. Turn right onto Cold Spring Road for about 1.5 miles until lit becomes Washington Blvd., make a left on Tresser Blvd. To Elm Street. Make a right on Elm Street and bear right onto Shippan Avenue. Follow Shippan Avenue and Cummings Park will be on the left side (past People's Bank and the Fire Dept.).