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Flanders Nature Center

5 Church Hill Rd., Woodbury, CT 06798
203) 263-3711
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Ranked #2 of 7 Attractions in Woodbury
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Hiking Trails, Outdoors
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Hiking Trails, Outdoors
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Woodbury, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

There are several areas for Flanders the main area is on 5 Churchhill Road. The others are land trusts for hiking. Van Vleck Farm and Nature Sanctuary Trail, Whittemore Sanctuary Trail, Hetzel Refuge Trail, Map, Fleming Preserve Trail, Marzahl Property Trail, Plumb Brook Property Trail and the Botany Trail. For more information regarding these trails go to http://www.flandersnaturecenter.org/flanders_places/hiking_trail_maps.html

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Danbury, Connecticut
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Kids of all ages will enjoy the trails and information about the flora & fauna seen here. The naturalists are interesting and appear to enjoy educating visitors in the various programs offered.

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jcbexleyoh
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Peaceful, rolling terrain, swamp and bog, view of lake Quassapaug.

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CT
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

The staff and the scenery are so inviting . It is like you are welcome in a little secret getaway .So easy and so calm ..perfect for a short but restorative respite from the business of life.

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Connecticut
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69 reviews 69 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

The staff does try to make this interesting but not very much to do after a short period of time.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

Planned activities for kids (check their website). Nice nature walks. Quiet and peaceful.

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new haven ct
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

The paths take you into the marsh. Lot's of great programs. Hair gets sticky but shouldn't miss the maple sugar demos in March.

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