FARRINGTON WOODS has just opened to the public. It is a new 200- acre park bordered by NY State and Route 6 (next to I 84). The trails are still under construction.
Distance : about 3 miles
Time: 1 1/2 hours
Terrain: Trails and old roads. 1 short steep trail, maybe 2 (one short section I did not scout).
Optional Flashlight: We exit on a dirt road and we will be exiting around sunset.
DIRECTIONS: 199 Grand Army of the Republic Highway (GAR), Danbury, Ct.
FROM 684 Take 84 east and get off your 1st exit (exit1). At end of ramp turn left. Come up to light and turn left unto route 6, take an immediate right over a small bridge and proceed past white buildings to the parking lot.
FROM 84 HEADING WEST Off at exit 1, end of ramp turn right. At traffic light turn left unto route 6, take an immediate right over a small bridge and proceed past white buildings to the parking lot.
Mobil Phone Number [masked]
Liability Waiver: This is a fun and interesting group of people that enjoy hiking and socializing, it is not organized by a professional hiker.
Hiking or outdoor activities have inherent risks. Your participation in our hikes or other events could be dangerous and can result in serious injury, medical emergency, even death.
You agree to participate in this event completely at your own risk and to take full responsibility for your own safety and well being, including those of your guests.