About Rock Spring Preserve
Directions: Take I-395 to exit 18 and go north on Route 97 for 11.5 miles. Trailhead is on the right after the Spignesi Wildlife Management Area.
Where to Park: Dirt parking area on the east side of Route 97.
Description: A 450-acre preserve with a three-mile loop trail and several shorter cut-off trails.
Regulations: To maintain the ecological integrity of the preserve, the following activities are not allowed: collection of plant or animal specimens, camping, fires, fishing, hunting, bicycling, and use of motorized vehicles. Pets are not allowed on Nature Conservancy preserves.
Natural Features: An overlook of the Little River valley, bird and beaver habitat, and spring bubbling up from the ground.
Owned by: The Nature Conservancy
More information: http://www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/regions/northamerica/unitedstates/connecticut/placesweprotect/rock-spring-preserve.xml