2021

2021 Year in Exploration

January

  • Pequot Trail
  • Halls Pond
  • Boston Turnpike Trail
  • Nathanial Lyon State Park
  • Read Connecticut Woodlands
  • Read Boundary Disputes of Connecticut

Feburary

  • Bigelow Hollow
  • Legend Wood

March

  • Pigeon Swamp
  • Kongscut Mountain and Phillips Cave
  • Schmid Overlook
  • Rock Spring Preserve
  • Kinne Preserve
  • Manship Park
  • Spignesi WMA
  • Beaver Brook State Park

April

  • Benton Homestead
  • Luce Conservation Area
  • Schindler/Schmidt Conservation Area
  • Soapstone Mountain

Yale Forest Camp

★★☆☆☆

41.969302, -72.112422

Yale Forest Camp Yale Forest in Union, CT and Eastford, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 98 Bigelow Hollow Rd Union, CT Trail Map        Trails:… Read more…

Manship Park

★☆☆☆☆

50 Lovell Ln, Canterbury, CT

Robert Manship Park Canterbury Town Park 8 acres in Canterbury, CT Parking: Small lots near 50 Lovell Ln, Canterbury, CT Trail Map      Trails: 0.3 miles … Read more…

Kinne Preserve

★★☆☆☆

41.677651, -72.011359

Kinne Preserve Canterbury Town Park 28 acres in Canterbury, CT 06331 Parking: Small lot near the end of Wisniewski Rd, Canterbury, CT Trail Map       … Read more…

Schmid Overlook

★☆☆☆☆

41.738309, -72.263433

Schmid Overlook Joshua’s Trust 20 acres in Coventry, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 88 Flanders Road, Coventry, CT Trail Map         Trails: 0.6 miles   … Read more…

Kongscut Mountain

★★★☆☆

887 Goodale Hill Rd, Glastonbury, CT

Kongscut Mountain / Phillips Cave Loop Connecticut State Forest 1,100 acres in Glastonbury, CT Parking: Small pull of near 887 Goodale Hill Rd, Glastonbury, CT Trail Map … Read more…

Legend Wood

★★★☆☆

41.489036, -71.876836

Legend Wood / Wyassup Lake Connecticut State Forest / Blue Blaze Trail in North Stonington, CT Parking: West End: Small lot at Wyassup Boat Launch East End:… Read more…

Halls Pond

★★☆☆☆

92 Kennerson Rd, Eastford, CT, USA

Halls Pond Connecticut State Boat Launch 1.5 acres in Eastford, CT Parking: Small lot near 92 Kennerson Rd, Eastford, CT Boat Launch Map       Trails: None … Read more…

Boston Turnpike Trail

★★★☆☆

145-101 CT-198, Pomfret Center, CT 06259, USA

Boston Turnpike Trail Eastford Town Park / Connecticut State Forest 104 acres in Eastford, CT Parking: Small lot near 145-101 CT-198, Pomfret, CT Trail Map     … Read more…

Rose Hill WMA

★★☆☆☆

77-5 Thomas Rd, Ledyard, CT, USA

Rose Hill Wildlife Management Area Wildlife Management Area 692 acres in Ledyard, CT Parking: Hiking Trail Parking: Shoulder parking near 77-5 Thomas Rd, Ledyard, CT Other Parking:… Read more…