This Connecticut Reservoir Hike Has A View That Will Leave You Weak In The Knees

Connecticut is home to some amazing trails that lead to scenic vistas. But not every hike with an incredible overlook has to involve a mountainside scramble. Today’s featured trail is an easy breezy hike that leads to some dizzying views. The Nepaug Dam Trail is a short, accessible hike that everyone will love.

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Have you ever hiked this reservoir trail? Share your adventure and photos if you have them in the comments section below or in our Connecticut Nature Lovers Group on Facebook. For even more paved accessible hikes in Connecticut, check out these 11 scenic rail trails.