West Rock Ridge or West Rock of south-central Connecticut, with a high point of 700 feet (213 m), is a 7-mile (11 km) long trap rock mountain ridge located on the west side of New Haven. The ridge forms a continuous line of exposed cliffs visible from metropolitan New Haven and points west. West Rock Ridge is part of the narrow, linear Metacomet Ridge that extends from Long Island Sound near New Haven, north through the Connecticut River Valley of Massachusetts to the Vermont border.

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  • West Rock Ridge est un chaînon situé dans l'État du Connecticut (États-Unis) et faisant partie de Metacomet Ridge, une longue arête rocheuse des Appalaches qui traverse le sud de la Nouvelle-Angleterre sur 160 kilomètres de long. West Rock Ridge est une destination populaire pour la pratique de la randonnée pédestre, réputée pour ses hautes falaises, le panorama qu'elle offre, son microclimat ainsi que sa faune et sa flore variées. (fr)
  • West Rock Ridge or West Rock of south-central Connecticut, with a high point of 700 feet (213 m), is a 7-mile (11 km) long trap rock mountain ridge located on the west side of New Haven. The ridge forms a continuous line of exposed cliffs visible from metropolitan New Haven and points west. West Rock Ridge is part of the narrow, linear Metacomet Ridge that extends from Long Island Sound near New Haven, north through the Connecticut River Valley of Massachusetts to the Vermont border. West Rock Ridge is popular for recreation and known for its microclimate ecosystems, rare plant communities, and expansive views from cliffs that tower up to 500 feet (152 m) above the surrounding landscape. The ridge is traversed by a network of hiking trails including the 7-mile (11 km) Regicides Trail and the southern terminus of the 23-mile (37 km) Quinnipiac Trail. (en)
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  • West Rock, New Haven by Frederic Edwin Church, 1849
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  • West Rock Ridge est un chaînon situé dans l'État du Connecticut (États-Unis) et faisant partie de Metacomet Ridge, une longue arête rocheuse des Appalaches qui traverse le sud de la Nouvelle-Angleterre sur 160 kilomètres de long. West Rock Ridge est une destination populaire pour la pratique de la randonnée pédestre, réputée pour ses hautes falaises, le panorama qu'elle offre, son microclimat ainsi que sa faune et sa flore variées. (fr)
  • West Rock Ridge or West Rock of south-central Connecticut, with a high point of 700 feet (213 m), is a 7-mile (11 km) long trap rock mountain ridge located on the west side of New Haven. The ridge forms a continuous line of exposed cliffs visible from metropolitan New Haven and points west. West Rock Ridge is part of the narrow, linear Metacomet Ridge that extends from Long Island Sound near New Haven, north through the Connecticut River Valley of Massachusetts to the Vermont border. (en)
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  • West Rock Ridge (fr)
  • West Rock Ridge (en)
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