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Mortimer Wright

Sun shines through the trees on the Mortimer wright Trail on a clear fall hiking day.
Sun shines through the trees on the Mortimer wright Trail on a clear fall hiking day.

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Mortimer Wright
Town: Groton

Directions: Take I-95 to Exit 88 and head south on Route 117. At intersection with Route 1 (Fort Hill Rd.) make a left. In about 3/4 mile, bear right on to Groton Long Point Rd. Property is about 3/4 mile on left. Turn in driveway at mailbox number 360.
Where to Park: There is room for 3-4 cars along the driveway before the trailhead.
Description: An 88-acre property owned by the town, this wide, unmarked trail is a former road, leading to a horse farm on private property. The flat trail is out-and-back, about .4 miles each way and would be an easy walk for children.
Regulations: Dogs must be on leash.
Amenities: None.
Natural Features: Woodlands; runs parallel to wetlands and Eccleston Brook
Fees: Free.

Things to note: Please respect the private property at the beginning and end of the trail.
Owned by: Town of Groton

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