Mountain Laurel Sanctuary – Union CT

Description

Nipmuck State Forest’s Mountain Laurel Sanctuary began “as a beautification project of the Civilian Conservation Corps” in 1935. Located along Snow Hill Road, it features Connecticuts state flowers, and is particularly beautiful during peak bloom.

Source notes

Historical Museum of the Civilian Conservation Corps, Shenipsit State Forest: exhibit information

https://patch.com/connecticut/tolland/mountain-laurel-sanctuary-at-peek-bloom

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 20, 2018.

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Location Info


Snow Hill Rd.
Union, CT

Coordinates: 41.960652, -72.204728

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