East Hampton is located in a stunning part of the country, surrounded by lakes, lush forest, and sparkling streams. The town is situated next to the gorgeous Lake Pocotopaug, which offers top-notch swimming, fishing, boating, paddling, or relaxing on the lakeshore. The lake is home to numerous prized species of fish, including black crappie, yellow perch, brown bullhead, and largemouth bass - which makes it ideal for a relaxing fishing trip. East Hampton is also close to Salmon River State Forest, which offers excellent hiking trails and fishing spots, as well as the historic Comstock's Bridge. Head into town to try out the delicious brews at Fat Orange Cat Brew Co.