Portland Air Line Trail – Palmer Taylor Preserve

Dog-friendly Educational Walk Family-friendly

Sat. Jun 4

10:00 am



2.5-3.0 Miles


Middlesex Land Trust and Portland Air Line Trail partner to provide an approximate 3-mile hike through the Palmer-Taylor Preserve including a detour onto the historic Air Line Trail – see how these two trails intersect to provide a varied walking experience.  Hike will be at a slow to moderate pace with some moderate inclines for short distances and occasional tricky footing, but generally suitable for new hikers.  Meet at the red barn, 258 Middle Haddam Road, Portland.  Hiking boots recommended as the trail crosses some wet areas, but sneakers OK.  Bring water and snacks.  Kids and well-managed dogs are welcome.  Steady rain cancels – rain date will be Sunday, June 5th @ 11 a.m. Hike leader John LeShane.

Event Leader(s)

Riz Rizzo

(860) 250-8013


Lou Pear

(860) 342-3418


Rain Date

Same location, June 5th with starting time at 11:00am instead of 10:00am

Organization Partners

Meeting Location Details

Meet at the red barn, 258 Middle Haddam Road, Portland.

Click on the red map pin for the event address.

Leashed Dogs Permitted