Windham County

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The Quiet Corner of Connecticut.

Most Popular Locations

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Best Overlook: Old Furnace State Park

Best Waterfall: Slim pickings for waterfalls here with Pixie Falls and Diana’s Pool Falls, your best bet really is to head to Bailey’s Ravine

Other Highlights: Wolf Den at Mashamoquet Brook

Boating/Fishing

Regional Land Trusts

Town Guide List

Pappenheimer Preserve

★★☆☆☆

41.659111, -72.088545

Pappenheimer Preserve Joshua’s Trust 102 acres in Scotland, CT Parking: Shoulder parking 584 Devotion Rd, Baltic, CT Trail Map         Trails: 1.5 miles     …

Friedman Forest

★★☆☆☆

41.845289, -72.150130

Abraham R. and Samuel H. Friedman Memorial Forest Joshua’s Trust 143 acres in Ashford, CT Parking: Small lot near 427 Bebbington Rd Ashford, CT Trail Map   …

Preston Nature Sanctuary

★★☆☆☆

41.813820, -72.045126

H.E. Preston Nature Sanctuary Joshua’s Trust 107.34 acres in Hampton, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 843 CT-97, Hampton, CT Trail Map         Trails: Less than…

Hemphill Woods

★★☆☆☆

41.745795, -72.038286

George and Margaret Hemphill Woods Joshua’s Trust 44.75 acres in Hampton, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 40 Old Canterbury Rd, Hampton, CT Trail Map       …

Nathaniel Lyon Memorial State Park

★★☆☆☆

41.847478, -72.083341

Nathaniel Lyon Memorial State Park Connecticut State Park 5 acres in Eastford, CT Parking:  Small lot along Kingsbury Rd Eastford, CT Trail Map        Trails:…

Church Farm

★★☆☆☆

41.838798, -72.171105

Church Farm Joshua’s Trust Property 79 acres in Ashford, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 179 Varga Rd Ashford, CT for the loop and small pull off across… Read more…

Josias Byles Sanctuary

★★☆☆☆

41.868035, -72.150976

Josias Byles Sanctuary Joshua’s Trust Property 69 acres in Ashford, CT Parking: Small pull off near 111 Ashford Center Rd Ashford, CT Trail Map       Trails:…

Tinkerville Brook

★★☆☆☆

41.927542, -72.207901

Tinkerville Brook Joshua’s Trust Preserve 42 acres in Ashford, CT Parking: Small pull-off near 135 Armitage Rd, Ashford, CT Trail Map         Trails: 1.2 miles …

Bernard Church Woods

★☆☆☆☆

41.818962, -72.153062

Bernard Church Woods Joshua’s Trust 37 acres in Chaplin, CT Parking: Shoulder parking near 385 Bujak Rd, Chaplin, CT Trail Map      Trails: 0.5 miles   …

Walker Mountain

★★☆☆☆

41.975883, -72.140336

Yale Forest: Walker Mountain Connecticut Blue Blaze Trail in Ashford and Union, CT Parking: North end: Shoulder parking just east of the main entrance to Bigelow Hollow… Read more…