Natchaug State Forest: West Ashford Block

41.868482, -72.202600

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Natchaug State Forest: West Ashford Block

Connecticut State Forest and Blue Blaze Trail

in Ashford, CT

Parking:

North end – Small pull-off near 261-381 Perry Hill Rd, Ashford, CT

     South end – Shoulder parking near 298 CT-74 Ashford, CT

Trail Map     Trails: 1.2 miles      Rating: ★★☆☆☆


Trailed entirely by a section of the Nipmuck Trail after crossing Rt. 74 you enter designated “old forest” with steep slopes and dense mountain laurel.

Previous Section: Nipmuck: Marsh Road

Next Section: Natchaug State Forest: Perry Hill

History:


Links:

DEEP – Natchaug State Forest Management Plan 2018-2028

CTMQ – Nipmuck Trail: Section 3 (2017)

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Last updated June 7th, 2020

Posted in Blue-Blaze Trails and State Parks and Forests

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