How to reach:
To reach the tide station and tidal bench marks from Interstate 95 south bound, take exit 84E to Williams Street. Continue south on Williams Street 0.5 km (0.3 mi), turn left just before the I-95 overpass onto Cole Street, and then an immediate slight right onto State Pier Road for 0.6 km (0.4 mi). Just after the railroad overpass, keep left to stay on State Pier Road and continue for 0.3 km (0.2 mi). Take the first right onto the road leading to the Connecticut State Pier. Proceed for 0.3 km (0.2 mi) to its end. Check in at the guard house, turn left, and proceed 0.3 km (0.2 mi) to tide station. The tide station is toward the north end of the property. The bench marks are located within 1.6 km (1 mi) radius of the tide station.