The Quinnipiac River Gorge Trail can be accessed directly off of River Road (State Route 70). Handicap Accessible parking areas are available on Oregon Road at Red Bridge (Lions Club Park). General Parking is located at the Dossin Beach parking areas adjacent to Hanover Pond. Additional parking is available in a gravel lot on Finch Avenue at the Cheshire town line.
The multi-use trail is fully handicap accessible. Hiking and canoeing are permitted. This part of the Quinnipiac River is stocked with fish. Fishing is allowed by State License. Motorized vehicles are prohibited.