Hiking trails are open dawn until dusk, 365 days a year. The Sanctuary currently maintains 640 acres with 7.5 miles of interconnecting trails for nature observation, study, and personal enjoyment. Our hiking trails are visited by approximately 5,000 visitors annually and vary in difficulty. The trails run through a number of beautiful lakes and streams.

  • Brookside Trail (.44 miles) – Green
  • Catbird Trail (.25 miles) – Red
  • Chickadee Trail (.43 miles) – Orange
  • Cole’s Kettle Trail (1.56 miles) – Yellow
  • Easy Loop Trail (.48 miles) – Tan
  • Fox Run Trail (.41 miles) – Red
  • Hemlock Trail (.55 miles) – Orange
  • Laurel Trail (.48 miles) – Blue
  • Lost Pond Trail (.62 miles) – White
  • Sentry Ridge Trail (.83 miles) – Blue
  • Spruce Hill Trail (.38 miles) – White
  • Veery Trail (.39 miles) – Green
  • Wood Thrush Trail (.73 miles) – Yellow

TRAIL POLICIES

For the safety of visitors and wildlife, please remember the following:

  • No dogs
  • No smoking
  • No alcohol
  • No littering
  • No fires or barbecues
  • No camping, skiing, ice skating, swimming, bicycling, or motorized vehicles
  • No fishing, hunting, trapping, and collecting plants, animals, or other natural objects