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Wood Thrush Woods Trail

**NOTE This entire parcel, trail and parking area are only open May through October. THIS PARCEL & TRAILS CLOSED NOVEMBER THROUGH APRIL

Trail Lengths:

1.18 miles of trails. Main Trail Loop- .64 mi; Road Trail- .35 mi; River Trail- .19 mi.

Main Loop and Road Trail Trailheads are at first parking area. River Trail Trailhead is at Chimney Parking Area. There are two connecting spurs along the trail: one spur connecting the Main Loop to the Road Trail and one spur connecting the Main Loop to the River Trail.

Activities at this tract:

Hiking, Naturalist activities, fishing, Canoe/Kayak access


Wood Thrush Woods is found at the end of Boy Scout Road, near the Whiteface River. This property is bordered by alder swamp/brushland and contains mixed forest, with abundant riverine forest species at the northern end of their range.


From the Welcome Center: Head South along Owl Avenue to Correction Line Road. Continue east on Correction Line Road. Eventually, this road turns north and changes names to Dass Road. Head North on Dass Road until Boy Scout Road. Turn east on Boy Scout Road and continue to parking area (road dead ends).

From Cotton: Head west on Arkola Road (Cty Rd 52). Continue west of Hwy 7. Head South on Poplar Road. At the end of Poplar Road, head west onto Cty Rd 29. Continue west until road turns south and changes names to Dass Road. Continue South on Dass Road and turn east on to Boy Scout Road. Continue east to parking area (road dead ends).


Small parking area at the end of Boy Scout Road (only open May through October. NO PARKING HERE NOV-APRIL as this is a Snow Plow Turnaround).