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Best trails in Pachaug State Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Pachaug State Forest, Connecticut? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, trail running trails, dogs leash 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. Ready for some activity? There are 7 moderate trails in Pachaug State Forest ranging from 1.8 to 9.4 miles and from 269 to 508 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Narragansett Trail to Green Fall Pond
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 1 m
Narragansett Trail to Green Fall Pond is a 5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Voluntown, Connecticut that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#2 - Green Falls Pond
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 46 m
Nice loop around the pond with some rocky areas. Please note: the road leading to the trailhead may close seasonally. Visitors must park at the gate - this adds ~3 miles round-trip to the hike.Show more
#3 - Mount Misery Trail
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 55 m
Please note: As of May19/20, users have reported that the trail is closed after the Mount Misery overlook due to deforestation. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more
#4 - Mount Misery Loop
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 4 h 22 m
Please note small portions of this trail may be closed due to logging. See user comments below. This is a nice long loop with several points of interest! It begins at the old CCC campsite. Hike alShow more
#5 - Lawden Brook Trail Loop
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
The pond is used for fishing, boating, and kayaking.Show more
#6 - Hell Hollow
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
Local legend says that this trail is haunted. Caution: Pachaug State Forest is used for deer hunting. Be sure to research the hunting season and wear appropriate highly visible equipment.Show more
#7 - Hodge Pond Loop
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
Hodge Pond Loop is a 3.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Jewett City, Connecticut that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#8 - Green Fall Pond
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 53 m
Green Fall Pond is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Voluntown, Connecticut that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, naturShow more
#9 - Nehantic and Laurel Loop Trails
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 7.7 mi • Est. 3 h 25 m
Nehantic and Laurel Loop Trails is a 7.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Voluntown, Connecticut and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and running and is bestShow more
#10 - Lockes Meadow
Pachaug State Forest
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Lockes Meadow is a 3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Plainfield, Connecticut that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, andShow more