14 fascinating facts you probably didn’t know about Candlewood Lake
Candlewood Lake is Connecticut’s largest lake and is the hub of weekend entertainment in five local towns; Brookfield, Danbury (town), New Fairfield, New Milford and Sherman.
Most people know a few facts or the origin story of the lake, but there is so much more to know than you ever imagined.
What you might not know about Candlewood Lake in Greater Danbury
Mike Allen is our former news director and the man we go to, to deliver “so much more than you ever imagined”. Mike joins the Ethan and Lou Show every Tuesday morning for a segment called “The Place You Live”. This week he featured Part 1 of 2 on Candlewood Lake. Allen shared his research and we learned the following:
Below is a diagram of the roads under the lake
You can find out more about Candlewood Lake next week on the Ethan and Lou Show in the post we are calling: “The place where you live.” Mike Allen will join the show at 8:20 am and 8:50 am to share the second part of his research.
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