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Above All State Park is an undeveloped public recreation area located in the town of WarrenConnecticut. The only park amenities are informal trails not maintained by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Because of its reputation as one of the best lookouts in Litchfield County, the Above All peak was the United States above all of a wooden observation tower in the years before the Civil War. The site was an unmanned gap-filler "providing low altitude coverage" that "consisted of the radar and tower along with the building which contained the radar equipment and a diesel generator.
An anemometer and wind vane were placed atop a foot 20 m tower to record wind data. Accessing the park off Connecticut Route requires passing a barred gate. Informal trails near the top of the park are not maintained or marked and there are no facilities. Photos displayed on the Radome website show the condition of the site in and with the equipment building in "excellent condition," and the radar tower and chain-link fencing missing. The site has been vandalized by graffiti. Above All State Park. Geographic Names Information System.
United States Geological Survey. State Parks and Forests: Funding. Staff Findings and Recommendations. Connecticut General Assembly. January 23, Retrieved September 2, State Parks and Forests. Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Retrieved February 5, Hartford, Conn.
December 22, Bridgeport, Conn. Retrieved September 3, The Day. New London, Conn. January 12, Retrieved May 19, The Bridgeport Telegram. December 9, Retrieved January 1, State Register and Manual State of Connecticut. Bedell, David August Green Party of Connecticut. Retrieved March 20, ISBN January 17, Retrieved 19 May American Guide Series.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Retrieved July 8, Leary, p.
Radomes, Inc. The Radomes website states that the site is "not within a state park as earlier reported," then gives the same directions and site description as Leary and Bedell. Protected areas of Connecticut. Weir Farm National Historic Site. Silvio O. Conte Stewart B. Eightmile River Farmington River.
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Above All State Park