Crescent Lake, Southington

Directions:: Exit 34 (Crooked St) off I-84 East, turn right off ramp, right at first light, 100yds, turn left onto Ledge Rd, (note blue blazes on utility poles, this is the Metacomet trail).  Crescent lake is bout 1 1/2 miles up ledge Rd on the left,  parking and porta john are available year round.

Trail Information:: Red and orange trails go around the lake, red is about 1 mile, orange is about 2.25 miles and has some nice views to the west.  Green trail is a short loop through the woods.  Go right out of the lot for about 1 mile and pick up the Metacomet trail (blue blazes) on the right of ledge rd.  it meets the orange trail and continues through to shuttle meadow res.

Miscellaneous Information:: Stop at Caffe del Mondo on Main st in Southington for coffe or lunch.
Fishing is allowed at Crescent Lake, catch and release only.

Bill Gibbs