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June 4, 2017 (10:30 AM - 1:00 PM)




“Friends of Machimoodus-Sunrise State Parks is a group of volunteers dedicated to the preservation, protection and perpetuation of these two beautiful ecologically and recreationally important open spaces. We strive to help maintain these parks and enhance the opportunities for all to enjoy the parks.”

Machimoodus and Sunrise State Parks are two of the jewels of East Haddam. These adjoining properties along the Salmon River are among two of the newest additions to Connecticut's state parks' roster.

10:30 am - 1:00 pm Sunday, June 4th 

We are pleased to co-sponsor this event with Quiet Kayak Rentals. Join Rep. Melissa Ziobron and Larry Johnson, the former owner of Sunrise Resort, as they lead this walk through the old resort property. Come out and learn about the history of resorts at the park. Join us along the existing paved roadway, where you will meet with former employees and guests to talk about the historic sites, experiences, and stories from the resorts’ heyday. 1/4 Mile from the entrance from Sunrise State Park. Follow the signage for Rep. Ziobron's Trails Day Walk.

Pre-registration is recommended.  Check for last minute changes due to weather!!

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2017 Trails Day Weekend Press Release
2017 Trails Day Weekend Flyer


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