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Overlook Loop Trail

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0.4 mile 0.6 kilometer loop
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Elevation

Ascent: 34' 10 m
Descent: -40' -12 m
High: 476' 145 m
Low: 448' 137 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 6% (3°)

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Trail shared by Patrick Neary

Short loop in Bent of the River Sanctuary.

Patrick Neary

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Description

The trail loops along a hilltop of the sanctuary and begins at the end of the Pootatuck Road. The loop also connects to the South Pool Trail. The overlook gives a good view of the lower Pomperaug Valley. The Housatonic Valley lies to the right, receding to the southwestern horizon.

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