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White Memorial Conservation Center

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The welcome centre is great, very informative.

Visit the welcome centre before you take one of the great walks around White Memorial. There are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
cl572
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New York
great place for the family

GReat trails and conservation center - great place for a family day schedule around events makes it... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
david d
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Hartford, Connecticut
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80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759-3914
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visit the welcome centre before you take one of the great walks around White Memorial. There are many options, many easy and suitable for families,

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank cl572
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful for walking on a nice day. Plenty of trails and gorgeous scenery. Lots of wildlife if that’s your thing (wouldn’t recommend going here if it isn’t).

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Telfe
Reviewed February 7, 2019

There are miles of relatively level hiking trails. Different topography - boardwalk areas over the marsh, forest. Great place to wander. Bring a picnic and eat by the pond.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank balaczar
Reviewed November 6, 2018

GReat trails and conservation center - great place for a family day schedule around events makes it even better

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank david d
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

The hiking here is fairly easy and the scenery absolutely beautiful. We saw people painting the scenery, people reflecting by the water. It's a great place to get away for a day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tamieh2014
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful park & amazing trails. Hard to believe it belonged to one family . 4000 acres & thankful they donated the land and made it a Conservation Center. Litchfield a very stunning town with rolling hills. We took the yellow trail & got...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We first came to White Memorial for cross country skiing in the late 1980's. This September, during a month long vacation in Litchfield we have visited several times. Although hampered by frequent rain we have still been able to take advantage of many of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank millhann
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We recently rented portions of the Conservation Center in order to hold our daughter's wedding in the natural outdoor setting of her dreams. Specifically, we rented Ongley Field (for the ceremony), the Carriage House (where we held the Friday evening rehearsal dinner and the Sunday...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

A walk around the excellent museum after a stroll around the park/lake proved very popular with our four children aged under 10. A wide range of nature focused exhibits, many interactive, kept them engaged for quite some time. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank George H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The trails are wonderful, beautiful mountain views and nature. The little museum is so interesting and autumn is a world of color!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Tourist616776
October 24, 2018|
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Response from janw00 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not a snowshoer myself but I believe it would be a great place for it. There are miles of trails through all kinds of terrain.
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jams0uth
August 28, 2017|
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Response from Nancy S | Reviewed this property |
No, only if there is a special attraction or venue going on or as stated, the museum, which is very interesting. It isn't expensive, can't remember the exact amount, but will not break the bank. Just the walk is... More
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