McLean Game Refuge Spring Hike

DATE: Apr 15, 2017
END DATE: Apr 15, 2017

Trip/Event Location: Granby CT

Trip Leader(s)

Granby, CT United States,

Londonderry, NH United States

Meeting Time: 11:00 AM

Max # People: 25

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level:

Easy to Moderate

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Region: New England

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Please join us on a hike through the McLean Game Refuge in Granby, CT.

This will be a 5-6 mile, 2-3 hour hike through rolling woodlands and over one of the Barndoor Hills (great spot for a snack). We will meet at the Barndoor Hills road entrance. Post-hike, anyone wishing to can join us for a late lunch at the Cambridge House Brew Pub near Granby Center.  Please wear appropriate clothing layers and bring food and water for the hike.

From Route 91 (north or south bound)

Take exit 40 (Bradley International Airport).

Follow the signs for East Granby/Granby (Route 20 west).

At the traffic light in Granby center (junction Route 10/202), continue west on N Granby Rd - Rt 20 - go 0.2 mi.

Bear left at fork continue on W. Granby Rd - Rt 20 for 1.1 miles
Turn left on Barndoor Hills Rd - go 0.9 miles.

The driveway to the refuge is on the left – look for a yellow gate.

Continue down the driveway for 0.2 mile to the parking lot.


Directions to the restaurant

Drive back to the traffic light in Granby center.

At the traffic light, turn left (North) onto Route 10/202 – continue for about 0.8 miles.

The Cambridge House Brew Pub will be on your left. Park in the rear.


Cambridge House Brew Pub

357 Salmon Brook St, Granby, CT 06035

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full member

Outdoor Fitness Level: Easy to Moderate

Granby, CT

United States

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate

Londonderry, NH

United States

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