Tag Archives: Naugatuck State Forest

Borough blazes trail

Officials to debut 22 kilometer path on hike NAUGATUCK — At the top of the borough-owned land on Andrew Mountain Road, the vast skyline is marked with trees, not buildings,…

Mayor plans to blaze new trails

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck State Forest is home to several beautiful but little known natural landscapes that Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess compares to some of the more picturesque outdoor…

Dumping discovered in forest

NAUGATUCK — Rich Tavares was driving in the Naugatuck State Forest Wednesday when he noticed someone had dumped trash from the back of a pickup truck onto the side of…

DEEP police charge Naugatuck men

NAUGATUCK — The state Environmental Conservation Police of the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection arrested a Naugatuck man Tuesday on charges of carrying a weapon in a motor…

Brush fire appears suspicious

Blaze burned about 6 acres of state forest BEACON FALLS — A forest fire along Route 8 North that sent 30 firefighters rushing to extinguish is being investigated as suspicious….

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Access once again granted to state forest

BEACON FALLS — After being closed for nearly 18 months, Cold Spring Road has officially been reopened. Local and state officials attended a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 13 to…

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Ceremony to mark reopening of Cold Spring Road

BEACON FALLS — The reopening of Cold Spring Road in Beacon Falls will be marked with a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday. The road allows access to High Rock State Park…

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DOT to reopen access to state park

BEACON FALLS — After being closed for more than a year, an access point to High Rock State Park from Cold Spring Road is set to be reopened in October….

State closes road in forest to cars

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck State Forest is now a little less accessible. The road running through the forest, known as both Black Forest Road and Spruce Brook Road, has been…

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Deed could lead to reopening of road

BEACON FALLS — A document from the late 1800s may be the key to reopening Cold Spring Road. The road, which is the only access point to the Naugatuck State…