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Nature Nerds October Hike

October 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Where: Cockaponset State Forest — Pattaconk Reservoir

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Event Type:
Outdoor Recreation
Audience:
All are welcome
Event Description:

Join Renee Smith for a Hike & Seek challenge that she created! As you hike a loop on the blue and yellow trails you will look for 7 different special trail features. She promises to give hints if necessary!

Renee Smith is a nature enthusiast who spread her love of nature by leading hikes! Nature Nerd Hikes are an opportunity to explore the woods while employing all our senses, trigger curiosity, share and seek knowledge, and nourish our souls in the great outdoors. Renee is a trained Wilderness First Responder.

The hike is approximately 2.7 miles with easy to moderate terrain (some elevation gain and stream crossings). Sturdy shoes and water bottle are recommended. No dogs, please. Registration Required. Additional details will be emailed to registrants.

Directions: From Middletown area: take Route 9 south to Exit 6. Turn right off the exit ramp and go west on Route 148 for approx. 2 miles. Take a right onto Cedar Lake Rd and drive approx. 2 miles. Take a left at the Cockaponset State Forest sign. From Old Saybrook area: Route 9 north to Exit 6. Turn left off exit ramp and go west on Route 148 for approx. 2 miles. Take a right onto Cedar Lake Rd and drive approx. 2 miles. Take a left at the Cockaponset State Forest sign.

Register at: https://www.ctwoodlands.org/CFPA-events/nature-nerds-october-hike

Inclement Weather:
Contact event leader in case of inclement weather
RSVP Requirement:
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact:
Renee Smith