Mattabesett Trail, Bluff Head & Lone Pine Trail

| August 19, 2014

Mattabesett Trail, Bluff Head & Lone Pine Trail

4.69 miles, 2 mph; durham, ct this hike was great fun. it consists of a loop, part of which is the blue-blazed mattabesett trail, and a few side trails, including a red-and-blue-blazed trail named the lone pine trail. it starts from a parking area on route 77 in durham, and goes straight up the bluff. fortunately […]

Copp Property

| August 17, 2014

Copp Property

3.5 miles, 2.5 mph; groton, ct i quite randomly woke up at 6 am (you gotta understand, i am SOOO not a morning person), so i went for an early morning hike on this city of groton property. i found the trail map to be very confusing, and the blazing fitful, at best. there is […]

West Hill Dam

| August 14, 2014

West Hill Dam

4.9 miles, 2.6 mph; uxbridge, ma it was a beautiful day for a hike, sunny and cool. this was a very easy trail, mostly flat, mostly on old woods roads, and covered in pine needles. there were lots of runners and dog walkers out. you can just barely make it out, but the moon was […]

Cumberland Monastery

| August 10, 2014

Cumberland Monastery

3.75 miles, 2.5 mph; cumberland, ri this is a nice enough place, but it’s a little hard to navigate if you try using the online map. the provided map is hard to read, and trails aren’t marked or blazed, so you never really know where you are. we’d still be there if not for my […]

Ankle Day Hike

| August 9, 2014

Ankle Day Hike

5 miles; 2.2 mph; exeter, ri if you recall a couple of weeks ago i wanted to go out and complete the hike i started a year ago which was interrupted by a broken ankle, but circumstances got in the way and i was unable to do it. well, better late than never, because i […]

Mattabesett Trail, Seven Falls Section

| August 6, 2014

Mattabesett Trail, Seven Falls Section

2.5 miles, 2 mph; higganum, ct not having learned my lesson from the previous day’s foray on the mattabesett, i decided to visit another short section of the same trail on the way home. i could almost out-source this entire post to the blogger at boxingthenet. the trail head is at this small state park, […]

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