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Home » Ct Trails Weekend » Events 2021 » Canton - Educational Walk - Self-Guided Collinsville Pollen Trail

Canton - Educational Walk - Self-Guided Collinsville Pollen Trail

Map: 
Self-Guided Collinsville Pollen Trail
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Event Date: 
Self Guided
Rain Plan: 
Rain or shine.
Come take a self-guided tour and visit a unique section of the Farmington River Trail known as the Collinsville Pollen Trail. This expansive community planting project is the first of many pollinator pathway gardens in Canton. As you walk the paved bike trail from the historic green train depot heading east, you will see a work-in progress, including an ongoing invasive plant management project and successive areas of newly-planted pollinator-attracting native shrubs, trees, flowering perennials and grasses. Rich in railroad history, this area that runs parallel to Allen Place also features beloved Rattlesnake Brook and a meandering wooded nature trail with intermittent wooden bog bridges, accessible by stairs to and from Collinsville Pollen Trail for a fun little loop that families and pets can enjoy (please don't forget to bring bags)!
Leader(s): 
Jenny Abel
Leader #1's Cell Number: 
323-229-7167
Leader #1's E-mail Address: 
Total Distance (miles): 
.5
Meeting Place: 
Park in the softball field lot off Dyer Ave. across from green train depot or (if a game is in progress and/or lot is full) along Allen Pl. off-road
Additional Documents: 
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Collinsville Pollen Trail Plant Map2.01 MB

 

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