Upcoming Take a Walk Wednesdays with Wendy —Free for members, $5.00 for non-members
The walks are moderately easy unless noted. Mileage is approximate. Bring a water bottle, and dress for the weather, bug spray is suggested. Reservations are required. Inclement weather cancels.
• May 10 – Hartman Park, Gungy Rd. Lyme CT. Meet at the Main Entrance parking lot. The unique natural, historic and archeological features in Hartman Park make it a delight to explore. We will look for spring wildflowers. 2.5 miles. The parking lot is about 1.5 miles north of the intersection with Beaver Brook Rd.
• June 14 – Selden Creek Preserve, Lyme – Meet at Selden Preserve parking lot on Joshuatown Rd. 2+ mile hike to beautiful vistas of Selden Creek and surrounding marshlands. The parking lot is about 4 miles from the intersection of Rte 156 and Joshuatown Rd.
• July 12 – Rocky Neck Beach. Rte 156, Niantic, CT. Meet at the parking lot on Rte i56 across from the KOA Campground, 271 Main St (Rte 156), about 0.5 mile east of the intersection with Four Mile River Rd. A beautiful walk along the salt marshes to the beach on Long Island Sound. Bring binoculars if you have them. 2.5 miles
• August 9 – Watch Rock Preserve. Joel Road, Old Lyme. Meet at the parking lot. Walk along rocky outcroppings on the water with beautiful views of the salt marshes. Bring your binoculars. We will take our time. A fairly easy 1 mile. Take road off Rte 156 across from McCurdy Rd. Take a right and then another right. Go straight to the parking lot.