Birchbank and Paugussett Trail hike June 4

In conjunction with Connecticut Trails Day, the Shelton Trails committee will be sponsoring a hike along the Paugussett and Birchbank Trails on Saturday, June 4 from 10:30 a.m until 2 p.m.

Come and enjoy some of the more remote Shelton hiking trails.  This 4 mile moderately-difficult hike will begin on the Birchbank trail, climb the Housatonic River bank along the falls to the Paugussett Trail and overlook the river.

The hike begins at Birchbank Mountain Trailhead, located at Indian Well Road RR Crossing, 1.9 miles North of Rt 110.

Cars can be spotted at the falls parking area for return trip.

Be sure to bring plenty of water, wear appropriate footwear for uneven footing and possible mud.  Dogs on leashes are welcome. RAIN date postpones to Sunday, June 6 @ 1 p.m.

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