Purple Blazes is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Hartford County, Connecticut. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 278 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 977 feet. The esker?, 2015-10-6 multiple blowdowns, and 2015-10-1 blowdown attractions and the Town Open Space (320 Simsbury Road) wood can be seen along the trail. There are also parkings and a water along the trail.