Eleanor L Campbell Preserve

Size: 32 acres.


Trails: One trail; approximately 0.5 miles


Features: Short and easy walk to seaside beach, scenic overlook and high biodiversity in a small area


Two distinctly different waterfront properties. On the east, hikers can walk or wade on Polly's Cove gravel and cobble beach; on the west, you can see a bit of VH history at the Bathing Pool, a former place of resort for picnickers and rusticators.


Be Aware:

  • Foot traffic only
  • Stay on trails
  • Watch for Poison Ivy
  • View Bathing Pool from roadside only (no hiking to dam)

Directions

From ferry, go left on Sands Rd. for 0.4 miles, then right on Old Harbor Rd. for 0.3 miles, then bearing slightly left onto North Haven Rd. for 2.5 miles, at which point you reach the junction of North Haven Rd. and Calderwood's Neck Rd., bear right onto Calderwood's Neck Rd. After crossing the Carrying Place Bridge, drive about 1 mile, watch for Zeke's Point Rd. on your left. The Campbell Preserve is another.08 miles out this dirt road; parking is on the right.

Eleanor L Campbell Preserve Brochure