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Home » Ct Trails Weekend » Events 2021 » Farmington - Educational Walk - Self-Guided Farmington Canal and River Trail

Farmington - Educational Walk - Self-Guided Farmington Canal and River Trail

Map: 
Self-Guided Farmington Canal and River Trail
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Event Date: 
Self Guided
Rain Plan: 
Rain or shine.
Take a walk along the towpath for the Farmington Canal to the junction with the canal from Unionville. The canal from Unionville provided most of the water for the Farmington Canal from Granby to New Haven. A few 100 yards from this junction is the almost 100% complete remains of the west abutment for the Farmington Aqueduct, Connecticut’s major engineering accomplishment in the 1820’s . The partial remains of the eastern abutment can be seen 280 feet away across the Farmington River.
Leader(s): 
Alan Perrie
Leader #1's Cell Number: 
860-839-3770
Leader #1's E-mail Address: 
Total Distance (miles): 
1.0
Meeting Place: 
181 Town Farm Road Farmington CT
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