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      Connecticut's largest State Forest of 26,000+ acres over 6 towns: Voluntown, Griswold, North Stonington, Sterling, Plainfield, and Preston. Features a popular 58 mile Moto Route, a dedicated horse camp with 3 marked loops up to 14 miles, plus youth, backpack, and RV/tent campsites. Home to a rare Atlantic White Cedar swamp, July-blooming native rhododendron, and massive stands of mountain laurel that put on stunning displays in early June. Trails for registered motorcycles, mountain bikes, and blue-blazed hike-only trails with connections to a large trail network in neighboring Rhode Island and Hopeville Pond State Park with more camping and swimming opportunities.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Land Status: State Forest
      Land Manager: CT DEEP
      Parking google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      Most of the blue-blazed trails are designated for foot traffic only. Some are park sanctioned for multi-use. Follow posted signs as changes are made to deal with erosion and trail damage that may not be reflected on the official park map. ALWAYS yield to horses.
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      Region Details
      • 71
      • 5
      • 36
      • 7

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 14, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      144
      Trails Mountain Bike
      119
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Horse
      48
      Trails Hike
      142
      Trails Trail Running
      139
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      58
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      11
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      2
      Total Distance
      88 miles
      Total Descent
      6,240 ft
      Total Vertical
      414 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      603 ft
      Reports
      59
      Photos
      104
      Ridden Counter
      4,536

      Photos of Pachaug State Forest Mountain Bike

      6 |
      Mar 21, 2024 @ 5:00am
      Mar 21, 2024
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      Mar 21, 2024 @ 4:49am
      Mar 21, 2024
      2 |
      Mar 21, 2024 @ 4:34am
      Mar 21, 2024
      14 |
      Jul 15, 2023 @ 9:25am
      Jul 15, 2023
      93 |
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 1:12pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      17 |
      Jun 29, 2021 @ 2:05pm
      Jun 29, 2021
      17 |
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 12:34pm
      Jun 23, 2021
      20 |
      Jun 22, 2021 @ 7:05am
      Jun 22, 2021

      Videos of Pachaug State Forest Mountain Bike

      It's All Gravy At Pachaug Mountain Biking Trails

      7:59 | 26 | Jan 21, 2024
      Mountain Biking The Enduro Trail Sketchy Sister

      3:21 | 33 | Nov 19, 2023
      Mountain Biking Haunted Pachaug State Forest.

      5:37 | 44 | Oct 28, 2023
      Mountain Biking the Enduro Trail at Pachaug.

      6:32 | 35 | Sep 15, 2023
      EMINENT HASTE DOWNHILL DESTRUCTION- Mt. Misery...
      1:53 | 232 | Oct 12, 2020 , Voluntown
      EMINENT HASTE DOWNHILL DESTRUCTION- Mt. Misery...
      1:53 | 269 | Oct 5, 2020 , Voluntown
      Skinnies, overlooking towns and cruising Mt...
      6:50 | 261 | Sep 23, 2020 , Voluntown
      Welcome to the Secret enduro playground!

      5:45 | 272 | Nov 13, 2018

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      May 3, 2024 @ 4:24am
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      Mar 21, 2024 @ 4:49am
      Mar 21, 2024
      PlumbBobMaddphotoactivity #50250281 and 10 more
      Mar 21, 2024 @ 4:34am
      Mar 21, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      gbtourtrailPachaug Enduro TrailRelentless Chunk.
      Nov 9, 2022 @ 4:56am
      Nov 9, 2022
      sneakyfinchtrailCedar Swamp TrailThis is not the Rhododendron trail, this is...
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 5:16am
      Apr 11, 2021
      Johnp27trailTrail 2 Connector (West)Upper part of road closed for logging. We were...
      Sep 14, 2020 @ 2:16pm
      Sep 14, 2020
      IdobietrailPachaug Horse TrailFuck Carol Baskin
      May 17, 2020 @ 6:16am
      May 17, 2020
      BikingTurnertrailTrail (Wyassup to Ryder)The Narragansett and other Blue Blazed trails...
      May 7, 2020 @ 5:11am
      May 7, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Beach Pond 1 6 16 33.7 km
      Green Falls (Pachaug State Forest) 1 7 33.8 km
      Camp Yawgoog 1 18 5 25.5 km
      Wickaboxet Management Area6.4 km
      Arcadia Management Area 47 73 39 36.6 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike11965 miles4,386 ft26 miles413 ft
      #9,057#3,813415711,573
      E-Bike31 mile95 ft3,570 ft118 ft
      4376
      Horse4829 miles1,844 ft12 miles351 ft
      #811#56815
      Hike14286 miles6,184 ft33 miles413 ft
      #7,991#3,6626359216
      Trail Running13984 miles6,004 ft33 miles413 ft
      #7,965#3,64459154
      Dirtbike/Moto5829 miles2,047 ft11 miles381 ft
      #238#1611324
      ATV/ORV/OHV13,547 ft49 ft1,975 ft66 ft
      10
      Snowmobile119 miles535 ft4 miles266 ft
      #55#282
      Snowshoe32 miles75 ft3,058 ft223 ft
      #1,5071
      Backcountry Ski11,975 ft23 ft600 ft72 ft
      Nordic Ski25,125 ft26 ft1,083 ft105 ft
      #1,4141
      • By markholloway Trailforks Map Team & contributors
      • Admins: QC NEMBA, SECT NEMBA, CT DEEP
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