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#44 of 119 state parks in Connecticut

Best trails in George Waldo State Park

178 Reviews
Explore the most popular trails in George Waldo State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

George Waldo State Park is located in southwest Connecticut. A trail of about 7/10 mile leads from Purchase Brook Road to the shore of Lake Lillinonah, drops 140 feet across its length and passes through mixed deciduous and coniferous total forest cover to the water's edge. Look for wetlands by the trailhead and stone walls away from the trail.

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Map of trails in George Waldo State Park
Park information
Acreage:
150 acres
Contact
(203) 262-0633
Helpful links
Top trails (3)
#1 - Where's Waldo Trail, Extra Credit Trail, and Thing 1, 2, and 3 Loop
George Waldo State Park
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 25 m
Where's Waldo Trail, Extra Credit Trail, and Thing 1, 2, and 3 Loop is a 3.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Southbury, Connecticut that features a river and is good for all skill lShow more
#2 - George Waldo State Park Loop
George Waldo State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h
George Waldo State Park Loop is a 2.1 mile loop trail located near Southbury, Connecticut that features a river. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and Show more
#3 - Waldo to Town Park
George Waldo State Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
Waldo to Town Park is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Southbury, Connecticut that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, waShow more