beware of the Mattabesset it is covered in poison ivy throughout the summer.
: Anyone who has paddled in Middletown on the CT River has passed by
: Wilcox Island. I know some of you have paddled up the
: Mattabesset. This area could be a good half-way point between
: River Highlands and Hurd State Park. Keep a low profile for the
: night, and no will know you've been there except for paddling
: Paul, who knows this section of river better than anyone. I've
: also hiked at River Highlands. It is a lovely area down by the
: water, and worth the hike up to the ridge, if you do camp out in
: that location.
: assume you've seen this:
The Connyak BBS