Turtle Creek Preserve

River access and easy trails mark Turtle Creek, the 93-acre tidal estuary straddling the Essex and Old Saybrook line. The creek winds southward through extensive wetlands to a narrow strip of beach along the Connecticut River. Higher ground to the north borders South Cove in Essex.


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