Great Island Estuary and the Great Island Wildlife Management Area is a 0.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Old Lyme, CT that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Great place to kayak -especially if you can avoid the crowds and motor boats on the weekend. Go across to the marshes or explore one of the rivers (Lieutenant or Blackhall) or paddle up to the sound Can get shallow in places if you go up stream so pay attention to the tides.