(photo courtesy of Beth Sullivan)
This preserve is located in the Town of Stonington, Connecticut, on the west side of North Main Street. The entrance to the preserve with a gravel parking area is located on North Main Street approximately 1/2 mile north of Route 1.
The preserve offers diverse terrain ranging from a heavily wooded glacial valley in the northern portion to a salt marsh on a tidal cove at the southern edge. Other distinguishing features include many glacial erratics, large trees, a white pine grove, wetlands crossed by bridges, and a cultivated field.