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Best trails in East Rock Park

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Explore the most popular trails in East Rock Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - East Rock Loop Trail
East Rock Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
East Rock Loop Trail is a 2.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near New Haven, Connecticut that features a river. The trail is rated as moderate and offers a number of activity options. DogsShow more
#2 - East Rock 4 Peaks
East Rock Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 24 m
East Rock 4 Peaks is a 4.9 mile loop trail located near New Haven, Connecticut that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, Show more
#3 - Whitney Peak and English Shelter
East Rock Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Whitney Peak and English Shelter is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Hamden, Connecticut that features a great forest setting. The trail is good for all skill levels and iShow more
#4 - White, Yellow and Black Trail
East Rock Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 38 m
White, Yellow and Black Trail is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Hamden, Connecticut that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activShow more