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Lucius Pond Ordway / Devil's Den Preserve

#1 of 1 things to do in Weston Features Animals
33 Pent Rd, Weston, CT 06883-1310
+1 860-344-0716
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Use the free maps!

Wonderful trails, good views, but seriously...use the map. There are free maps at the entrance and... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Samantha N
via mobile
great hike

moderate hike with great view especially if you like climbing boulders, Had a great picnic along... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
Yuval W
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33 Pent Rd, Weston, CT 06883-1310
+1 860-344-0716
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful trails, good views, but seriously...use the map. There are free maps at the entrance and I recommend using them unless you want to turn your 2mile hike into a 10 mile hike as you walk in circles.

Thank Samantha N
Reviewed 1 January 2017

moderate hike with great view especially if you like climbing boulders, Had a great picnic along the trail ending at the burial site

Thank Yuval W
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Enjoy your time down here amongst the nature, trees and lake. There are usually not that many people there.

Thank EarthlyAmbler
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We walked on the trails that lead to the two vistas. The signs in the lot are not great. Moreover, there were no maps in the box. The trail is a little bumpy with rocks and tree roots. Hiking shoes are best as some of...More

Thank Norjeff2
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I love it. I is very peaceful. I met few people as it was a weekend. Its a perfect getaway if u like trailing. The trails are not for families with very small children. But yes, couples of all age, teenagers and family with grown...More

1  Thank Arpita_Shrivastava
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took a ride and really enjoyed the walk. We will be back for sure to explore some of the other trails. Fair number of cars in the lot but saw nobody on the trails. Very peaceful and very beautiful. The only...More

Thank jdms33
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This is a gem of a preserve with great marked trails and surprises around every bend. Took my 12 and 15 year old grandchildren on this hike. It is a delight to introduce young people to the world outside of their computers and i phones....More

Thank marysusan027
Reviewed 14 March 2016

I'm not a big hiker but I enjoy the occasional hike. I'm not very directionally-saavy and tend to get lost on trails even with a map. That being said, Devil's Den was a great place for a casual hike, the trails are clearly marked and...More

Thank JennB0322
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

besides the pesky Mosquitos, it's such a beautiful place to hike. theirs lakes, streams, trees and wildlife that is breathtaking. I recommend going I'd you like hiking and nature.

Thank katemaryxo
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I grew up and lived in Weston for 25 years and frequently spent time at this pond. In the Winter we would ice skate on it and in the summer we would go to walk around on the trails and enjoy the wildlife and the...More

1  Thank wendy m
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Rona Dale S
are dogs allowed in devils den preserve?
4 May 2015|
Response from JWatersWeston | Reviewed this property |
No, they're not. Dogs are allowed in Trout Brook Valley Preserve on certain trails, on leash. The trails are the same scale of difficulty and right now it's easier to park at Trout Brook since a bridge at the entrance to D... More