Rising over 500 feet above sea level, West Rock Ridge is a prominent feature in the New Haven area topography. The ridge and sheltered areas along the base of the westward-facing cliffs were originally inhabited by Native Americans.
Meet 10:15 AM at West Rock State Park Main Entrance Directions:Take rte 15/Wilbur Cross Pkwy to Exit 60. Turn right off exit ramp onto Dixwell Ave/Rte 10 South. Take right at the next light onto Benham St. Follow Benham to the end. Turn left on Main St. At a sharp left turn, turn right into parking lot for the Lake Wintergreen Area.
Carpool: 9:40am Merritt Exit 42 CPL
Hike Rating: B
Leader :Pam Kinkead 860-304-6614