Trip report

Swallow Spectacular

Kayaking/Canoeing DATE: 09/18/2010 - 09/18/2010

Trip/Event Location: Old Lyme, CT

Trip Leader(s): Delfino

Max # People: 12

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

Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS of tree swallows swarm over Goose Island on the lower Connecticut River, every night from late August into October.  The phenomenon is nothing less than

Driving directions to the location and spot to meet at:

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From the east:  I-95 South to Exit 70.  Right onto Lyme Street.  Left onto Halls Road/US-1.  Follow for 0.6 miles.  Turn right onto Route 156/Neck Rd.  Pilgrim Landing will be on the left. 

From the west:  I-95 N to Exit 70.  Left onto Route 156/Neck Rd.  Pilgrim Landing on the left. 

Detailed info on DEP launch site:

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Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous

Bridgeport, CT

United States

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous

Boston, MA

United States
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