Lake Compounce Theme Park

186 Enterprise Dr.
Bristol, CT 06010- Map It
Phone: (860) 583-3300

AAA Editor Notes

Lake Compounce Theme Park is off I-84 exit 31, then 2 mi. n. on SR 229 following signs to 186 Enterprise Dr. This park, established in 1846, is said to be the oldest continuously operating amusement park in the nation. Rides and attractions include wood and steel roller coasters, a white-water raft ride, Kiddie Land and Crocodile Cove Water Park. Boulder Dash is a mountainside wooden roller coaster while Phobia! is a triple-launch coaster with speeds up to 65 miles per hour. Among the more traditional features are a 1927 wooden roller coaster and a 1911 carousel.
$45.99; $33.99 (under 52 inches tall); $22.99 (ages 61+ and to all after 5 p.m.); free (ages 0-3). Rates may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Park opens daily at 11, early June-day before Labor Day weekend; Sat.-Sun. at 11, Labor Day weekend-second Sun. in Sept.; days and opening times vary, mid-May through early June. Closing times vary seasonally; phone ahead.