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A paved path with great views of the Nepaug Reservoir and the historic and grand Nepaug Dam.


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Map Key

1.0

Miles

1.6

KM

Point to Point

547' 167 m

High

480' 146 m

Low

61' 19 m

Up

75' 23 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (1°)

15%

Max Grade (8°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Historical Significance · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Waterfall

ADA Accessible This trail is very wide and fully paved with very little topographic change which makes it very accessible.

Family Friendly The topography and state of this trail make this trail easy for families even those with strollers.

This trail has a small parking lot on their end of this trail.

Description

This is an easy, paved trail that brings hikers, walkers, and bikers alike over top of the historic Nepaug Dam. This trail offers unparalleled views of the historic dam which sends waters 130 feet down to the Nepaug River below.

In addition to the dam, this trail offers scenic views of the Nepaug Reservoir as well as the wooded areas that line the lake.

Shared By:

Daniel McCloskey

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#11

in Connecticut

#2,265

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The Nepaug Dam
Mar 8, 2021 near Collins…, CT

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