CT TRAILS DAY HIKE: HAMMER WOODLANDS & SLINEY FAMILY PROPERTY
Saturday, June 4, 9:30am – 11:00am
The 26-acre Hammer Woodlands and Sliney Family Property includes a pond, traprock ridge, and a meadow. Expect one moderately steep stretch. Park in parking lot behind Jalapeno Heaven Restaurant at the corner of North Main St. and Cherry Hill Rd. (Rain Date: June 5, 9:30am)
NATURE EXPLORER FLORA WALK IN STONY CREEK
Saturday, June 4, 2:00pm
For this June Nature Explorer walk, Lauren Brown will lead us through the Vedder Property to see and identify native plants and flowers. Meet in Stony Creek at the far end of West Point Rd., which is across from the Willoughby Wallace Library. For details, call 203-415-1571.
Walkers should expect moderate terrain, with sloping trails and inclines, and rocky under footing. Bring water. Walking sticks welcome.
Connecticut Trails Day is actually the largest National Trails Day celebration in the nation. For events happening all around the state, visit www.ctwoodlands.org.
PHOTO: Lauren Brown leads a Flora Walk on June 4 in Stony Creek. Photo by Meg Kilgore.