Essex Quarry Trail and Nature Preserve

  • The Bluestone Trail (blue markers) takes you to and circles the quarry.
  • The Red Trail is a woodland loop trail beginning on the west side of the quarry. It leads to and then makes a circle which takes you back to the Bluestone Trail or you can branch-off it and get on the…
  • Green Trail, which leads you through the forest to and along the northern property line where you’ll look out over farmland and end up back on the Bluestone Trail.
  • The Yellow Trail is a short loop trail that spurs off the Green Trail. It goes through the forest and along an old stone wall.
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