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

Avery Preserve

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41.454064, -72.046999

Avery Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 101.4 acres in Ledyard, CT Parking: Small lot near 55-35 Avery Hill Rd, Ledyard, CT Trail Map        Trails: 1.5 miles     …

Barrett Preserve

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41.419166, -72.065493

Barrett Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 71.7 acres in Ledyard, CT Parking: Shoulder parking for two cars near 906 Long Cove Rd Gales Ferry, CT Small pull off near… Read more…

Preston Nature Preserve

Unexplored

41.535414, -71.976864

Preston Nature Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 55.7 acres in Preston, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 29 Krug Rd, Preston, CT Trail Map        Trails: 0.5 miles   …

Shunock Brook Preserve

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41.440351, -71.867504

Shunock Brook Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 113.12 acres in North Stonington, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 71 Babcock Rd North Stonington, CT Trail Map       Trails: 1.5 miles …

TriTown Forest

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41.520461, -71.900346

TriTown Forest Preserve Avalonia Land Conservancy 527.23 acres in North Stonington, Preston, and Griswold, CT Parking: Small lot near 87 Miller Rd, North Stonington, CT Trail Map          Trails: 9… Read more…

Commons Hill

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41.657785, -72.244751

Commons Hill Lebanon Town Park in Lebanon, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 359 Trumbull Hwy Lebanon, CT Trail Map      Trails: 2.3 miles      Rating: ★☆☆☆☆…

Copp Family Park

Unexplored

41.375567, -72.042046

Copp Family Park Groton Town Park 450 acres in Groton, CT Parking: Small lot near 821 Gold Star Hwy, Groton, CT Trail Map         Trails: 3.43 miles …

Sheep Farm

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41.355807, -72.023408

Sheep Farm Groton Open Space Association 63 acres in Groton, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 248 Hazelnut Hill Road, Groton, CT Trail Map          Trails: Unknown …

Pine Swamp Wildlife Corridor

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113 Whalehead Drive, Ledyard, Gales Ferry, CT, USA

Pine Swamp Wildlife Corridor Avalonia Land Conservancy 322 acres in Ledyard, CT Parking: Small pull-off near 113 Whalehead Drive, Ledyard, CT Trail Map           Trails:…

Zemko Sawmill Preserve

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41.504849, -72.267249

Zemko Sawmill Preserve Salem Land Trust 92 acres in Salem, CT Parking: Small lot near 180 Rattlesnake Ledge Rd, Salem, CT Trail Map        Trails:…