Take A Hike to Mianus River Park, Stamford, CT

Mianus River Park, a nearly 400-acre urban forest sandwiched between Greenwich and Stamford Connecticut, provides countless opportunities to reconnect with nature. It's dramatic landscape includes the Mianus River and its tributary streams, wetlands, hiking trails, rock formations, a wildflower garden and even a cave.

Meet: 10:30 A.M. Exit 35 Merritt Commuter Parking lot.

Coming from South- Make a very short left off ramp- lot is on the right.

Coming from north- Make a right under overpass-lot is on the left.

Hike Rating: -C

Leader: George Hoffecker (203)[masked]

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  • Kevin

    That was the best 5 minute hike I've done in a long time! :) (Apparently I don't follow directions well and caught up with the group a tad late.)

    May 4, 2014

  • Cathy T. C.

    Dennis and George, Nice hike! Thanks for the fun! I just posted the photos I took. See you soon!

    May 4, 2014

  • Craig

    Beautiful day for the River park but not enough time for 3 hr hike, Cinco deMayo celebration is calling :-)

    May 4, 2014

  • Debbie G

    Unfortunately I won't be able to make today's hike.

    May 4, 2014

  • Mike

    Looks like the meet spot is just for car poolers but the hike starts off Westover. True?

    May 3, 2014

  • Carol

    The hike leaves from the Stamford entrance to the park, on Merriebrook Lane, off Westover Rd. Parking is somewhat limited, so meeting at the Commuter Lot is recommended.
    Jane, the Commuter Lot is about 5 miles from the Stamford train station.

    April 30, 2014

  • jane

    Do you know how far the parking lot is from the Stamford train station? Thanks.

    April 30, 2014

  • Dennis C.

    It will take 3 to 3 1/2 hours.

    April 29, 2014

  • Patricia L. R.

    Never been there, so a new adventure. Do you have an approximate time the hike will end?

    April 28, 2014

  • Craig

    Entering the park at the Westover Rd entrance ?

    April 27, 2014

  • Janet

    I am coming from Westchester Country along the Hudson. I can take Rte 117 to NY 22 N. toward CT. Where do I meet the group...at the entrance of Mianus River Park? Thank you!

    April 27, 2014

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