Travel Back in Time on the Blue/Orange Trail

Sunday, November 6th 1-4 PM

Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area

Learn about Sessions Woods' camp past. Visit Lamson Cemetery and see the grave of one of Burlington's first settlers and imagine what living in Whigville was like over 200 years ago. 


Alan Perrie, who has created 47 local walks with descriptions and maps, will lead the hike with Karen Geitz supplying historical facts and photos.

Hike Description: 

The 3.4 mile loop goes through beautiful fern forests and pristine wetlands that feed into the Whigville Reservoir. There are some short, steep inclines, but most of the trail is gentle and rolling.

Where to Meet:

Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area, 341 Milford St., Burlington, CT.  We’ll start at the flagpole in front of the Education Center.

What to Bring:

Snacks, water and sturdy shoes/boots.  Hiking poles are optional.

Google Map Direction

Trail Map

Preregistration is required...




Heavy rain/snow/ice cancels

Please, no dogs.