Natchaug State Forest
Parking: Plenty of parking down the road near 243 Chaplin Rd Eastford, CT
Trail Map Trails: 16 miles Rating: ★★★☆☆
There is a huge network of trails, swimming and fishing along the Natchaug River, access to the Air Line Trail, and a backpacking campsite just outside Nathanial Lyon State Park
- Blue Natchaug Trail – 6 miles
- Yellow/Blue CCC Loop – 2.1 miles
- Orange Multi-Use Trail – 6 miles
There are a number of small swimming holes each with picnic areas along the Natchaug River.
Established as a state forest in 1917.