This property boasts 1,175 feet of frontage on the Natchaug River’s west bank, a shrubby shoreline with rocky outcrops. Inland, a young forest grows with an understory of mountain laurel and blueberry. The Natchaug River Property serves not only as a scenic open space in a subdivision, but also has a link in a potential greenway along the Natchaug River shoreline.

Location: Chaplin, in the back lot off of Route 198, facing Ridge Road.
Donor: John Hodgkins
Acreage: 9.5 acres
Steward: Juan Sanchez