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Best trails in Meriden

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Looking for a great trail near Meriden, Connecticut? AllTrails has 15 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Talcott Mountain State Park or Wadsworth Falls State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Ragged Mountain Memorial Preserve or Hubbard Park. Ready for some activity? There are 9 moderate trails in Meriden ranging from 2.2 to 5.8 miles and from 305 to 1,020 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Meriden
Top trails (15)
#1 - Mirror Lake, Castle Craig, Merimere Reservoir Loop
Hubbard Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(841)
Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 19 m
Please note that Hubbard Park has an extensive trail system with various color blazes. There are multiple trails to take to reach the destinations along this route. There are many variations to take tShow more
#2 - Chauncey Peak Trail
Giuffrida Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(877)
Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 7 m
Chauncey Peak Trail is a 2.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Meriden, Connecticut that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and iShow more
#3 - Mirror Lake, White Trail, and Castle Craig Loop
Hubbard Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(412)
Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Please note that Hubbard Park has an extensive trail system with various color blazes. There are multiple trails to take to reach the destinations along this route. There are many variations to take tShow more
#4 - Giuffrida Park Loop
Giuffrida Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(377)
Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Giuffrida Park Loop is a 4.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Meriden, Connecticut that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, runninShow more
#5 - Mount Lamentation Loop
Meriden, Connecticut
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(152)
Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 4 m
In addition to the blue-blazed trail, both red- and yellow-blazed trails ascend to the ridgeline of Mt. Lamentation. The yellow trail ascends from the white-blazed trail to a poorly marked intersectShow more
#6 - Cat-Hole Pass to Castle Craig
Hubbard Park
hardYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(148)
Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 46 m
Cat-Hole Pass to Castle Craig is a 5.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Meriden, Connecticut that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hikiShow more
#7 - Meriden Linear G Trail
Meriden, Connecticut
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(92)
Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 8 m
Meriden Linear G Trail is a 2.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Meriden, Connecticut that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#8 - Hartford View Trail
Hubbard Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(39)
Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 6 m
Please note that Hubbard Park has an extensive trail system with various color blazes. There are multiple trails to take to reach the destinations along this route. There are many variations to take tShow more
#9 - Beseck Mountain and Powder Hill via Mattabesett Trail
Meriden, Connecticut
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(86)
Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 55 m
Beseck Mountain and Powder Hill via Mattabesett Trail is a 5.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Meriden, Connecticut that features a great forest setting and is rated as modShow more
#10 - Merimere Reservoir Loop
Meriden, Connecticut
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(55)
Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 22 m
Please note that Hubbard Park has an extensive trail system with various color blazes. There are multiple trails to take to reach the destinations along this route. There are many variations to take tShow more
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