Nearby Attractions


On The Waterfront

A great sit-down restaurant just a one-minute walk from the doc.

The Yolk Cafe

A fun, family-friendly restaurant.  Great for breakfast.

Fred’s Shanty

Also a one-minute walk from the doc.  Hotdogs, hamburgers, ice cream, and fried clams with a nice waterfront seating.

For The Kids

Mystic Aquarium

Awesome aquarium with animal shows and theaters.

Ocean Beach Park

A nice family-friendly beach, just two minutes from the doc.

Fort Trumball State Park

Located minutes away from the doc.  Very interesting and historic, perfect for kids.



Dining, gambling, shopping, shows, and more.  A fifteen minute drive from the doc.

Mohegan Sun

Captain Peter’s preferred casino.  Located fifteen minutes away from the doc.  Gambling, restaurants, shows, shopping, and more.

Fishing Tackle, Supplies and Outfitters

Burr’s Marina

The marina has a pool, picnic area, restaurant, showers, marine supplies, and winter boat storage.

The Hook and Arrow

Great offshore tackle shop in the greater Hartford area.  Fantastic service!

Farmington River Trading Company

Looking for a great experience fishing trout on CT’s Farmington River?  Try a guided drift boat fishing trip with expert guide Seth Boynick.

Diane’s Bait, Tackle & Charters

Live bait and tackle shop located right by my boat at Burr’s Marina.