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Heritage Riverfront Park, Norwich
Heritage Riverfront Park, Norwich
This Riverfront trail along the Yantic River and Norwich Harbor includes historic and interpretive signs describing Chelsea, the birthplace of Norwich. The trail follows City streets for short segments. Walk upstream starting from Howard T. Brown Park on Norwich Harbor at Chelsea Harbor Drive to Yantic Falls. To help you reach Heritage Riverfront Park Walkway entrance at Howard T. Brown Park, some routes leading to this site are posted with the brown and white Long Island Sound Access sign .
To help you reach Heritage Riverfront Park Walkway, some routes leading to this site are posted with the brown and white Long Island Sound Access sign Long Island Sound Access sign.

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 Location
View interactive map of Heritage Riverfront Park Walkway Chelsea Harbor Drive to Sherman Street
Norwich, Connecticut
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to I-395 North. Take exit 80 (Route 82/Downtown Norwich) turn right off ramp onto Salem Tpke./Route 82 toward downtown Norwich. Proceed 2.1 miles then turn right onto Washington Street/Route 2 East after passing over Yantic River. Proceed .25 miles and after passing the Marina at American Wharf turn right into Howard T. Brown Park and entrance to Heritage River Trail.
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From the West: Take I-95 North to I-395 North. Take exit 80 (Route 82/Downtown Norwich) turn right off ramp onto Salem Tpke./Route 82 toward downtown Norwich. Proceed 2.1 miles then turn right onto Washington Street/Route 2 East after passing over Yantic River. Proceed .25 miles and after passing the Marina at American Wharf turn right into Howard T. Brown Park and entrance to Heritage River Trail.
 Parking
Parking Lot
 Accessibility
Parts of the site offering views of the water are wheelchair accessible. Some facilities/uses listed may not be fully accessible to the mobility-impaired.
 Site Contact Information
Website -City of Norwich
Address -173 North Main Street
 Norwich, CT 06360
 Facilities
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
FishingFishing
Historic, Cultural InterestHistoric, Cultural Interest
TrailsTrails
WalkwaysWalkways
 Environment
Harbor SettingHarbor Setting
Intertidal FlatIntertidal Flat
Tidal RiverTidal River
Tidal WetlandTidal Wetland

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