Connecticut is the southernmost state in the New England region of the United States. Its name comes from the Native American word quintuplet, meaning “beside the long tidal river.” It refers to the Connecticut River, flowing through the middle region of this state. The Connecticut River is the longest in New England, America. It flows 653 km southwards through four states. If you are here to learn more about the Rivers in Connecticut, then our collection of maps on rivers in CT will be helpful for you.
Collection of Connecticut River Maps:
1. Connecticut River Map:
2. Map of Connecticut rivers:
3. Physical Map of Connecticut Rivers:
4. Connecticut River Depth Map:
5. Thames River CT Map
This is the collection of Connecticut river maps that we have added above. These maps contain all the details about Connecticut’s river. Below we are also describing each and every map. So, please read the full description before viewing or downloading any map from the above.
The 10 Longest Rivers In Connecticut:
Here we are listing some major and longest rivers of this state. Please have a look at the table below to get some brief information.
|Rank||River||Length (miles)||Length (km)|
The first map is related to the river maps of Connecticut. This map shows all major rivers that are in Connecticut state. You can also check the table to know more details. The second map is also a river map that shows some other important rivers of Connecticut.
The third map is related to the Physical map of the Connecticut River. This is the main river of this state. It provides 70% of freshwater. New England’s longest river runs through four states: New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. And, the fourth map is a map related to the Connecticut River, which shows detailed information about the depth of this river. You can check their point that is marked on the map, which indicates the depth of this river. The total length of this river is approx 410 mi (660 km), and the average depth of this river is 130 feet (40 m)
The last map is related to the Thames River (Connecticut). It is a short river which is located in eastern Connecticut. This river’s total length is approximately 15 miles (24 km), and the width of this river is more than 1000 feet. Please don’t get confused between The Thames River (Connecticut, US) and River Thames (England, UK). River Thames is a big river which is located in the United Kingdom. But on this page, we are talking about The Thames River, which is located in the United States of America. You can check the map for more detailed information.
Fortunately, Connecticut is said to be a ‘Water Rich State.’ Because of more than 5800 miles of rivers and lakes. And, this distance is equivalent to the total area of the US-Canada and US-Mexico border. There are many beautiful waterways, large rivers, lakes, and scenic waterway systems in this state. Most of the Connecticut rivers flow into Long Island Sound, and after that, waters mix into the Atlantic Ocean.
Above were some river maps of Connecticut state. These maps are available in both PDF and JPG format. Save or Download any map by clicking on the buttons that are under the preview image of each map.