Campbell's Peaceful Valley

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Campbell’s Peaceful Valley Conservation Area Tolland Town Park 70 acres in Tolland, CT Parking: Small dirt lot near 300 Hunter Road Tolland, CT Trail Map Trails: 1.5 miles Rating: ★★★☆☆ Campbell Peaceful Valley has 1.5 miles of trails. The overlook is the main feature and requires a…

This and the connected area have so many chestnut trees. They’re either American or a hybrid. As such they don’t make it very far before the blight gets them but it’s very interesting to see this rare species. A few of them are at least 15 or 20 ft tall. I found this hike to be most enjoyable around September to the abundance of different plants and greenery making for a very pretty scene.