Nuclear Lake

Location: Pawling Distance: 4.45 miles Skill Level: easy to moderate Elevation Gain: 200' Type of Hike: lollipop Trail Condition: trail, rocky, gravel Wow Factor: views of the lake Note: gun range nearby, stay on the trail on the east side of the lake How to get there: The parking area is located on the east … Continue reading Nuclear Lake

Hearthstone Castle

At Tarrywile Park Location: Danbury Distance: .75 mile Skill Level: easy Elevation Gain: 150' Type of Hike: out-and-back Trail Condition: paved, gravel Wow Factor: graffiti ridden castle How to get there: From I84, take exit 3.  Continue on US 7 South.  Take exit 7 toward the Airport.  Left on Sugar Hollow Rd.  Left on Wooster … Continue reading Hearthstone Castle