Paffard Woods Loop

EASY 7 reviews

Paffard Woods Loop is a 1.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Stonington, Connecticut that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
1.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
82 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

This preserve is located in the Town of Stonington, Connecticut, on the west side of North Main Street. The entrance to the preserve with a gravel parking area is located on North Main Street approximately 1/2 mile north of Route 1. The preserve offers diverse terrain ranging from a heavily wooded glacial valley in the northern portion to a salt marsh on a tidal cove at the southern edge. Other distinguishing features include many glacial erratics, large trees, a white pine grove, wetlands crossed by bridges, and a cultivated field. Paffard Woods is owned by the Avalonian Land Conservancy

9 days ago

great hike

12 days ago

even with the boyfriend taking us down the dead end path, we had a good time.

2 months ago

Great hidden spot. Nice little escape. Small but great little trail run

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