Van Epps Preserve Woodlands Walk

Educational Walk Nature Walk

Sat. Jun 4

9:00 am


11:45 am

approx. 2 miles


Join us as we walk the Van Epps Preserve and learn about the features that make this preserve special. Guides to our walk will point out habitat to a number of mammals, reptiles, amphibians and birds including coyotes, red bats, box turtles, owls, and hawks. Our guides will describe the land’s history as well as the variety of species of plants and trees. We will also learn about Native American ceremonial stone structures seen in the area. Portions of the walk accessing the uplands may be strenuous so wear hiking shoes.

Event Leader(s)

Robert Harrison

(203) 506-5888

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Meeting Location Details

We will meet at the roadside parking area at Van Epps Preserve, a little west of 380 Beacon Road (Route 42), Bethany, CT 06524. Off-road parking is also available if necessary. Do not park in the driveway of 380 Beacon Road.


Click on the red map pin for the event address.

No Dogs Permitted