June 16, 2018 8:30 am
June 16, 201810:00 am
WHEN: Saturday, June 16, 8-10am
WHERE: Meet at Wintonbury at 8am or Peoples State Forest, Jessie Gerard Trail trailhead at 8:30am.
WHO: Men of Wintonbury and friends
MORE INFO ABOUT THIS HIKE
The Jessie Gerard Trail starts at East River Road near the old Indian Settlement known as Barkhamsted Lighthouse. The right trail fork goes through the lighthouse site and continues northerly to the Chaugham Lookouts. The left trail fork climbs more directly to the overlooks by 299 stone steps. The views from this area are some of the best in the state. Continuing north, the trail passes between the Veeder Boulders to the picnic area on Greenwoods Road.
Distance - 1.3 miles.