Best trails in Macricostas Preserve

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Explore the most popular trails in Macricostas Preserve 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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Top trails (4)
#1 - Meeker Trail
Macricostas Preserve
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m
Purchased in 2000 in a bargain sale from Constantine Macricostas, the 238-acre parcel is also commonly known as Meeker Swamp. The unspoiled land a mix of meadow, farmland, wooded ridge and wetlands Show more
#2 - Meeker Swamp Loop
Macricostas Preserve
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 3 h 23 m
Meeker Swamp Loop is a 6.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near New Preston, Connecticut that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options andShow more
#3 - The Pinnacle
Macricostas Preserve
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 57 m
This is a hike to Waramaug's Rock via Waramaug's Trail.Show more
#4 - Hay Field Loop
Macricostas Preserve
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 44 m
Hay Field Loop is a 1.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near New Preston, Connecticut that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity optionShow more