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Home » Ct Trails Weekend » Events 2021 » Simsbury - Hike - Tanager Hill

Simsbury - Hike - Tanager Hill

Map: 
Tanager Hill
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Event Date: 
Sunday, June 6
2021 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Rain Plan: 
Rain cancels.
Join us for a strenuous, moderately paced, picturesque hike on Simsbury Land Trust’s Tanager Hill trail. The hike will take us up the ridge before connecting to Penwood and ascending to the peak of the Talcott Ridge. This hike includes moderate elevation change, long uphill sections, and is apt to be wet and muddy in some areas. Milder sections traverse woodlands and open meadows before passing over boardwalks spanning vernal pools and wetlands. . There is a parking lot available and on street parking nearby. Hiking boots are recommended, trekking poles may also be helpful for this hike. There is a parking lot available and on street nearby.
Leader(s): 
Michele Knierim
Leader #1's Cell Number: 
860-459-7303
Leader #1's E-mail Address: 
Total Distance (miles): 
4
Event Pre-registration: 
Pre-registration is REQUIRED
Maximum Attendees: 
20
Registered Attendees: 
0

 

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