New London County

Explore New London County

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Possibly the most varied county from shoreline to deep woods and rocky ridges.

Most Popular Hikes:

  • Bluff Point
  • Lantern Hill
  • Sprague Land Preserve

My Reccomendations:

  • Sheepskin Hollow
  • Nayantaquit Trail
  • Barn Island

Best Overlook: Lantern Hill

Best Waterfall: Day Pond Falls

Other Highlights: Mamacoke Island

Benedict Benson Preserve

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101 Swantown Hill Rd, North Stonington, CT, USA

Benedict Benson Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 94 acres in North Stonington, CT Parking: Small lot near 101 Swantown Hill Rd, North Stonington, CT Trail Map     …

Bell Cedar Swamp

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64 Boombridge Rd, North Stonington, CT, USA

Bell Cedar Swamp Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 58.46 acres in North Stonington, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 64 Boombridge Rd, North Stonington, CT Trail Map      …

Atkinson Family Preserve

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765 Long Cove Rd, Gales Ferry, CT, USA

Atkinson Family / Thompson Brook Preserves Avalonia Land Conservancy 228.36 acres in Ledyard, CT Parking: Shoulder parking 765 Long Cove Rd, Gales Ferry, CT Trail Map   …

Antonino Preserve

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98-92 Antonino Rd, Groton, CT, USA

Leo Antonino Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 41.5 acres in Groton, CT Parking: Cul-de-sac near 98-92 Antonino Rd, Groton, CT Trail Map         Trails: 1.3 miles …

Erisman Woodlands

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130 Reutemann Rd, North Stonington, CT, USA

Erisman Woodlands / Babcock Ridge Avalonia Land Conservancy 136.48 acres in North Stonington, CT Parking:  North Parking (Erisman): Small pull-off near 130 Reutemann Rd, North Stonington, CT…

Colonel Ledyard Park

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21 Blonders Boulevard, Ledyard, CT, USA

Colonel Ledyard Park Ledyard Town Park 206 acres in Ledyard, CT Parking: Medium sized lots near 21 Blonders Boulevard, Ledyard, CT Trail Map        Trails: 1.5 miles   …

Yannatos Preserve

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112 E Clarks Falls Rd, North Stonington, CT, USA

Yannatos Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 14 acres in North Stonington, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 115 Clarks Falls Rd, North Stonington, CT Trail Map       …

Ledge Light

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New London Ledge Lighthouse, Maritime Society, Bank St, New London, CT, USA

Ledge Lighthouse Lighthouse in New London and Groton, CT Parking: Accessed from water only, nearest boat launch near 52-98 Bayberry Ln, Groton, CT Trail Map     …

Mohegan Park

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Mohegan Park, Mohegan Park Road, Norwich, CT, USA

Mohegan Park Norwich Town Park 200 acres in Norwich, CT Parking: Several lots near 189 Mohegan Park Rd, Norwich, CT Trail Map      Trails: 3 miles …

Dinosaur Caves

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41.532688, -71.792088

Narragansett: Dinosaur Caves Connecticut State Forest and Blue Blaze Trail 200 acres in Voluntown, CT Parking: Small lot on Camp Yawgoog Rd, Rockville, RI Trail Map   …