April 27, Sunday, Noon-2pm Kids’ Bike Safety Rodeo at Branford Community House

Hey Kids – If you are between 4 and 10 years old, come have fun and learn how to ride your bikes safely!!  And try out the bike obstacle course!  [Read more...]

‘First Saturday’, May 3 at 10AM – Come walk our showcase Trail and Celebrate our 12th anniversary at Hammonasset State Park

Everyone is invited!!  Come walk and bike our finished Trail at Hammonassett State Park in Madison to celebrate our 12th year!  Use our new parking lot, walk our new boardwalk and hike the length of our finished one-mile Trail!  Chair Chip Angle will share 2013 highlights of the Trail’s  progress in all four of our towns.

. . . a lovely dog-walking day on our Trail

. . . a lovely dog-walking day on our Trail

Then John Paulson, chair of the Trail Development Team for Shoreline Greenway Trail will lead us  on an easy 2-mile roundtrip walk from our new parking lot to the future street crosswalk onto our walkway across the marsh along the completed Trail around the peninsula and back.  Spectacular marsh views and bird watching. Very easy, a few minor hills, one hour walk. Meet at our Shoreline Greenway Trail eastern trailhead parking lot off Route One, just east of the Hammonasset entrance road.   Directions:  Exit 62 from I 95 south to Route 1. Left on Route 1. Right into Hammonasset Park service road and SGT parking lot. Questions: madison@shorelinegreenwaytrail.org.

Next First Saturday Walk – February 1 in Madison

Come join us for a beautiful and informative walk at Hammonasset Beach State Park at 10 a.m. on Saturday February 1, 2014.

Hammo ski tracks 4Shoreline Greenway’s Madison Chair, Ginny Raff, will lead us along the planned trail path from our new parking lot to the walkway across the marsh.  We will continue along the completed trail section around the peninsula offering spectacular marsh views and bird watching.  The trail section that is not yet built is level and easy walking, and the finished trail is easy with a few minor hills. The walk is about 2 miles roundtrip and will last about 1 hour.

Meet: 10 a.m. at our new SGT eastern trailhead parking lot off Route 1 just east of the Hammonasset entrance road.

Directions: I95, Exit 62. Go south to Route 1; make a left onto Route 1 and a right into Hammonasset Beach State Park service road and the SGT parking lot.

Questions: contact Ginny at Madison@shorelinegreenwaytrail.org