Seven Mile River

East Brookfield access on the Seven Mile Rier is on Stevens Rd. off Cottage St. (off Rt. 9) At low flows, the first hundred yards can be shallow. The East Brookfiled River below Lake Lashaway can be accessed at the end of Connie Mack Dr. In low water, these segments may be best to paddle…

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Project Imo, Inc.

Project Imo (“ee-moh”) uses experiential and adventurous education programs, hiking, paddling, portable teambuilding, conservation-focused STEAM programs, and more to help youth and communities develop relationships; provide access to nature to under-resourced communities; and spark environmental conservation. Project Imo is an Award Center for the Duke of Edinburgh International Award.

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Columbia Canoe & Kayak Club at Mansfield Hollow State Park

A non-profit canoe and kayak club located at Mansfield Hollow State Park in Mansfield Center, CT. Originally founded on Columbia Lake (thus the name) in 1961, we were fortunate to make our home at Mansfield Hollow in 1989 and built a new clubhouse in 1998. We have a variety of canoes and kayaks in the…

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Friends of Pachaug Forest, Inc.

Pachaug is the largest forest in Connecticut with 26,477 acres. This beautiful, bountiful forest has offered so much to so many for generations. People come from near and far to enjoy boating, backpacking, camping, cross country skiing, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, horse camping, hunting, motorcycling, mountain biking, picnicking, scenic vistas, snowmobiling and youth group camping. Pets…

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Shetucket River NRT – Howard T. Brown Memorial Park

Shetucket River NRT – Howard T. Brown Memorial Park: Plenty of parking at Brown Memorial Park or at the municipal lot across from the park on Chelsea Harbor Dr. Paddle the Shetucket, the Yantic and Thames River from this starting point, as you explore the Norwich Harbor Water Trail, with maps and information available at…

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Shetucket River NRT – Taftville Dam to Greeneville Dam

Shetucket River NRT – Taftville Dam to Greeneville Dam: Parking & launch areas areas are accessed from Riverview Dr. (also the entrance to Wheelabrator Technologies Lisbon),and are closed to vehicles from November 1 to April 1. Put in via several steps with handrails from the top of the dam to the rocky put in location…

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Shetucket River NRT – Occum Dam or Red McKeon Park to Taftville Dam

Shetucket River NRT – Occum Dam or Red McKeon Park to Taftville Dam: Parking at dam is available adjacent to the dam, Monday – Saturday, across from the Versailles United Methodist Church (please do not park here Sundays from 10am-noon, as it is used for church services.) Launch above the dam to paddle up to…

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