Thursday Hike: Tri-Town Forest Preserve, North Stonington, CT (East side, Rixtown Road entrance)
Thursday October 27th @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Once again we will be hiking these trails with Carl who laid them out. The property straddles Griswold, North Stonington and Preston covering 527 acres. It is a well blazed trail system with diverse topography.
Directions from Westerly: Rt 2 West, to where Rt 201 cuts off to the right up the hill at traffic light (Cossaduck Hill Road). Follow Rte 201 towards Griswold and turn left onto Rixtown Road and look for entrance to TTF (if you reach Red Barn Road you have gone too far). OR take Exit 92 north from I-95 and continue on Route 2 West then follow above directions.
To sign up, please contact Hike Leader: Carl Tjerandsen, (860) 608- 7224 (c) and email: [email protected]
FLUORESCENT ORANGE REQUIREMENTS
Fluorescent orange safety clothing is required during the hunting season statewide. To meet this requirement, hikers must wear 200 square inches of solid daylight fluorescent orange from the second Saturday in September to the last day of February and the third Saturday in April to the last day in May, annually. Fluorescent camouflage does not meet this requirement. The fluorescent orange must be worn above the waist and be visible in all directions.
Due to the coronavirus:
- We realize lots of people have concerns about getting together. Therefore, please sign up with leader so that person will know how many are coming. If no one signs up the leader may not show up.
- Social distancing of 6’ apart.
- Everyone needs to have a face mask in case it is needed.
- Carpooling is up to the leader. Keep in mind some folks may be uncomfortable having someone share their vehicle. An alternate way is to caravan.