Best trails in Devils Den Nature Preserve

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Looking for a great trail in Devils Den Nature Preserve, Connecticut? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 8 easy trails in Devils Den Nature Preserve ranging from 1.2 to 7.7 miles and from 291 to 597 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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NOTE: During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managed deer hunting. Please reference the page here for dates: https://www.nature.org/en-us/get-involved/how-to-help/places-we-protect/lucius-pond-ordwaydevils-den-preserve The link above also has a map of the park with junction numbers noted and a full list of visitor rules. The Devil's Den Nature Preserve closes at sunset, so please beware that you will be asked to leave if you are there as the sun goes down. The preserve does not allow pets.
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#1 - Devil's Den Preserve Trail [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
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Length: 7.7 mi • Est. 3 h 37 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#2 - Great Ledge and Bedford Trail Loop [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(76)
Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 3 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#3 - Blue Blazes to The Ledge to Pillars Trail [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(45)
Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 22 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#4 - Godfrey Pond Loop [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(90)
Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 33 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#5 - Saugatuck, Donahue, Den, and Pent Trail Loop [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(39)
Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 41 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#6 - Godfrey, Bedford, and Pent Trails Loop [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(28)
Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#7 - Troop 7 Trail to Godfrey Trail Loop [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(18)
Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for manaShow more
#8 - Godfrey and Sap Brook Trail Loop [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(21)
Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 41 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. During the fall, the park may be closed occasionally for managShow more
#9 - Pillars, Godfrey, Pent and Sap Brook Trail [CLOSED]
Devils Den Nature Preserve
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(1)
Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 2 h 43 m
It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. This is a nice alternative to coming into the park from Pent Rd. SmaShow more