Riverside Park

Riverside Park
20 Leibert Road, Hartford, CT

Just north of downtown, this Victorian-era park is home to the Greater Hartford Jaycees Community Boathouse, a beautiful private event venue, Riverfront Rowing, our community rowing program, the Riverfront Adventure Challenge Course, and miles of unpaved trails through floodplain forest.

Park Amenities:
Boat launch
Picnic tables and charcoal grills
Sand volleyball court
Cricket and football fields
Playground
Fishing access
Sculpture installations
Drinking fountain
Port-o-lets
Paved and lighted walkways
Bike racks
Wooded trails

Getting Here:

Riverside Park is served by CTtransit (Route 38).

  • Driving from points North: Take I-91 South. Take Jennings Road exit (Exit 33). Turn left onto Jennings Road, then take the next right onto Leibert Road. Turn left into Riverside Park.
  • Driving from points South: Take I-91 North. Take Jennings Road exit (Exit 33). Turn right onto Jennings Road, then take the next right onto Leibert Road. Turn left into Riverside Park.
  • Driving from points East and West: Take I-84 to exit 51, merging onto I-91 North. Follow directions for I-91 North.

Parking is available in the Riverside Park parking lots.

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