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Evening walks

Great place to have a quiet walk, enjoy the river views and a multitude of wildlife:eagles, bevers... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2019
arcjmg
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Suffield, Connecticut
Bike or Walk on paved trail

If you like to walk or run or bike on a paved trail this is a great journey. The canal you are... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2019
CHRISPAUL1224
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

Great place to have a quiet walk, enjoy the river views and a multitude of wildlife:eagles, bevers, lynx and minks are only a few.... Some beautiful sunset effects on the east bank and river

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank arcjmg
Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

If you like to walk or run or bike on a paved trail this is a great journey. The canal you are traveling parallel to has a great aqueduct where you get to witness an excited water bridge halfway down the trail. Also be aware...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank CHRISPAUL1224
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

You can make this as custom as you’d like. I’ve walked up to the Windsor Locks bridge and saw the Amtrak train above (very cool for my 5 yr old nephew!). We were stopped at the bridge because Eagles are protected here and nest until...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank cc72704
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

This is a great place to walk for almost everyone. It’s scenic as the river is flowing on one side and the canal is on the other. Dogs are welcome but must be on a leash. Only caution is that at points the pavement is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Inspiration461581
Reviewed March 19, 2019

A lovely walk along the Connecticut River and canal. Built in the 1800s by migrants, it now serves as a walking and bike path.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lstevenson1470
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Around the parking lot area are benches, picnic tables, and bathrooms. The trail is great for biking, walking or inline skating along the river. Very Zen and peaceful. The trail going towards Windsor Locks is temporarily closed but is open l towards Enfield and Suffield....More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank FlyAaron
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This time we were just investigating for future walks or bike trails. Was impressed by what we saw. Stunning views of the river and the pathways were easy to navigate. Appeared to be a popular place as we met friendly people, walking, on bikes and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Susan M
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

I spend many afternoons walking this beautiful place. Great for walking with pets as well beautiful scenery.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank breezyday12
Reviewed August 8, 2017

It's a beautiful bike ride between the Connecticut River and the canal. I leave from the Suffield end and always stop for a moment at the river lookout just to appreciate the river that we take for granted.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank DianeCfromCT
Reviewed July 18, 2017

This trail is beautiful but be careful for where you step. Not all dog owners are good about the pick up. I love going here early in the morning before everyone get sout there or later in the evening. Just remember to wear bug protection...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Vgrabon1
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