Natural Areas and Trails

Chesterfield Gorge
If you are up for an easy to moderate hike, the Chesterfield Gorge Natural Area is the perfect spot for you. You can try the Wilde Brook by following the 7-mile Wilderness Loop Trail.
Within an hour, you can finish the trail and see what it has in store for visitors, such as loop hikes, cascades, waterfalls, brooks, and the gorge rock formations.
Wantastiquet Mountain State Forest
The site’s main highlight is the 1335 feet high Wantastiquet Mountain. Its trail is suited for experienced hikers or those who want to level up their adventure. From the Mountain Road, the trail moves way beyond the Connecticut River bridge.
Heading to the Wantastiquet Mountain takes an hour and 30…

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