Hiking

Hiking Trails of Connecticut

This is a very minimal page currently though this is a hiking centric site so most of each written page is geared towards that anyways.  Exploring by using the map sort below is your best bet.

On the roadmap for development is a breakdown of the trails into:

  • Short: 0-3 miles of trails
  • Mid: 3-8 miles
  • Long: 8-15 miles
  • Network: 15+ miles

Bulkeley Hill Preserve

Unexplored

247 Bulkeley Hill Rd, Colchester, Connecticut, USA

Bulkeley Hill Preserve Colchester Land Trust 130 acres in Colchester, CT Parking: Small lot near 247 Bulkeley Hill Rd Colchester, CT Trail Map      Trails: 1.5… Read more…

Sweetheart Mountain

★★☆☆☆

41.810557, -72.929498

Sweetheart Mountain Canton Land Trust 20 acres in Canton, CT Parking: Medium lot behind apartments near 80 Dunne Ave Canton, CT Trail Map      Trails: 1.55… Read more…

Dennis Pond

Unexplored

41.949237, -72.298259

Dennis Pond Stafford Town Park in Stafford, CT Parking: Small lot near 5 Ice House Rd Stafford Springs, CT Trail Map         Trails: 0.5 miles … Read more…

Westwoods

★★★★☆

41.285826, -72.705311

Westwoods Guilford Land Trust 1,200 acres in Guilford, CT Parking: Small lot near 1 Sam Hill Rd, Guilford, CT Small lot near 582 Dunk Rock Rd, Guilford,… Read more…

Cossaduck Bluffs

★★★☆☆

41.462796, -71.905436

Narragansett Trail: Cossaduck Bluffs / Gladys Foster Preserve CFPA Blue Blaze Trail / The Nature Conservancy / Connecticut State Forest 755 acres in North Stonington, CT Parking:… Read more…

Natchaug Trail: Lyon Rd

★★★☆☆

41.8716650, -72.0878170

Natchaug Trail – Lyon Rd Connecticut Blue Blaze Trail in Eastford, CT Parking: Shoulder parking across from the cemetery at Lyon Rd (41.8716650, -72.0878170) Trail Map   … Read more…

Tankerhoosen WMA

★★☆☆☆

41.841233, -72.445106

Tankerhoosen Wildlife Management Area Connecticut WMA 449 acres in Vernon, CT Parking: From the north at Walker’s Reservoir near 129 Reservoir Rd, Vernon, CT From the south… Read more…

Walker’s Reservoir

★★☆☆☆

41.849738, -72.430541

Walker’s Reservoir Natural Area Vernon Town Park 12 acres in Vernon, CT Parking: Medium lot near 129 Reservoir Rd, Vernon, CT Trail Map       Trails: 0.9… Read more…