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PeGus’s Path Preserve​

East Haddam Land Trust

12.5 acres in East Haddam, CT

Parking: Shoulder parking near 31 Sims Rd, East Haddam, CT

Trail Map        Trails: 0.8 miles       Rating: ★★☆☆☆


This preserve named for Peg and Gus Carlson starts off the dirt Sims Lane to climb the hills to the east for short wooded loop options.

Hiking

I missed the first trailhead driving to the end of Sims Lane and starting on the far end of the blue trail.  The start is a rocky wet climb up what is most likely and old continuation of the road long since abandoned.  There is a great view of an earthship off on private property.

The trail turns to the right uphill crossing a small stream and continues uphill.  After working across the rocky ledges the red loop continues off to the east.  Following the hill it returns along old stonewalls.

I returned along the white trail.  There is a small memorial plaque where the blue and white trails meet.

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