CFPA Ramble: Family Hike at Mica Ledges
Join CFPA, Everyone Outside and the Middlesex Land Trust for a fun, moderately-challenging 2-mile, family hike at the Mica Ledges Preserve owned by the Middlesex Land Trust and the Madison Land Conservation Trust. We will walk to Whitney pond, look at the latest beaver activity and possibly visit cave or the Selectman's stones. Click here for more information.
Please wear sturdy shoes. All ages welcome, as long as they can walk 1 1/2 miles or you have a backpack to carry them.
To register click here or email hike leader.
Directions: Follow Rt 17 to the south end of Main St Durham. Veer right to stay on Rt 17. Then almost immediately veer left onto Rt. 77. Go 0.7 miles south on Rt. 77. Turn left onto Cream pot Rd; east side of the road between two pillars. Follow Cream Pot Rd past the Durham town maintenance yard, bearing right up the hill. Go 0.7 miles on Cream Pot Rd until the paved road ends, continue south a short ways on a gravel road & park on the left.
As a program of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association, CFPA Rambles are intended to bring people, fun, and the outdoors together. Led by trained CFPA Ramble Guides, these FREE, engaging outings are offered on trails around the state every month throughout the year. Each CFPA Ramble is designed to show the people of Connecticut how easy and enjoyable a ramble can be and to feature the many different outdoor opportunities our state has to offer.
To prepare for a safe and enjoyable CFPA Ramble:
- Be ready to begin the Ramble at the scheduled start time;
- Bring water, snack, and your excitement;
- Leave pets at home (unless otherwise noted);
- Wear sturdy shoes; and
- Kids, please remember to bring your parents or caregivers.