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Connecticut today is crisscrossed by hundreds of miles of hiking trails. These 10 hikes run through high land and low, across difficult and easy terrain, and they offer unique insight into the geology, flora and fauna of the state. They also serve as blissful, highly satisfying getaways from the noise and crowds of daily life.
Featuring: Bigelow Hollow State Park | Lucius Pond Ordway/Devil's Den Preserve | Mattabesett Blue Trail | Mine Hill Preserve/Roxbury Land Trust | Town of East Haven | Town of Kent | Town of Washington | Town of Wolcott | Tunxis State Forest | White Memorial Conservation Center Museum
The winters in Connecticut are long, but more often than not, spring makes it all worthwhile. It won't be long now until a number of places in the state see spring fully sprung in all its glory – indeed, there are special havens where specific flowers and flowering plants dominate the landscape. If you love life and color, here are some spots to take it all in.
Featuring: Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens | Bigelow Hollow State Park | Denison Homestead Museum - Pequotsepos Manor (1717) | Pachaug State Forest | Town of Fairfield | Wooster Square
Nothing beats the freedom of getting out there on the trail — and that’s true for you and your best friend. Luckily, in Connecticut, we’ve got easy access to some of the most beautiful and diverse hiking in New England. Here are just a few of the places you can take your dog for a long walk, run or swim they’ll love (some even off-leash!) As well as a few places to “pawse” and enjoy a little downtime. This is by no means a full list, just a few suggestions to get you started.
Featuring: Bigelow Hollow State Park | Bluff Point Coastal Reserve | Burger Bar & Bistro | City of Danbury | Cranbury Park & Gallaher Estate | Elbow Room | Elizabeth Park Rose Gardens | Esker Point Beach | Gillette Castle State Park | Harry's Place | Homewood Suites by Hilton - Stratford | La Quinta Inn & Suites - Danbury | Lake Mohegan | Lovers Leap State Park | Macedonia Brook State Park | Niantic Bay Beach | Sea View Snack Bar | Shenipsit State Forest | Sleeping Giant State Park | Sunnybrook State Park | The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk | Topstone Park | Town of Avon | Town of Branford | Town of Greenwich | Town of Litchfield | Town of Mystic | Town of South Windsor | Town of Southington | Town of Washington | Town of West Hartford
Whether your preferred bike is a vintage Harley, a comfy Honda Gold Wing or even a Can-Am three-wheeler, you’ll be impressed by Connecticut’s curvy back roads, scenic views and bike-friendly amenities.
Featuring: Bigelow Hollow State Park | Roseland Cottage Museum | Town of Ashford | Town of Eastford | Town of Putnam | Town of Seymour | Town of Tolland | Town of Winchester/Winsted | Town of Windham | Town of Woodbury | White Horse Country Pub
Weekly radio and online spot highlighting things to do in Connecticut.
Published Date: 2018-11-13
Featuring: Bigelow Hollow State Park | Gillette Castle State Park | Macedonia Brook State Park | Talcott Mountain State Park | The Last Green Valley
Online article highlighting state parks that are fun for kids.
Published Date: 2019-04-22
Featuring: Bigelow Hollow State Park | Burr Pond State Park | Collis P. Huntington State Park | Dinosaur State Park | Fort Trumbull State Park | Gillette Castle State Park | Harkness Memorial State Park | Mansfield Hollow State Park | Mashamoquet Brook State Park | Sherwood Island State Park | Sleeping Giant State Park | Talcott Mountain State Park | Topsmead State Forest | Wadsworth Falls State Park
Online article highlighting multiple attractions and parks throughout the state of Connecticut.
Published Date: 2019-06-16
Featuring: American Legion State Forest | Bigelow Hollow State Park | Black Rock State Park | Bruce Museum | Connecticut Science Center | Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo | Devil's Hopyard State Park | Earthplace, The Nature Discovery & Environmental Learning Center | Elizabeth Park Rose Gardens | Greenwich Audubon Center | Haddam Meadows State Park | Hammonasset Beach State Park | Hartford Yard Goats | Housatonic Meadows State Park | Kettletown State Park | Lake Waramaug State Park | Mystic Seaport Museum | New Britain Bees | Rocky Neck State Park | Sherwood Island State Park | Silver Sands State Park | Squantz Pond State Park | The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum | The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Online article highlighting a foliage tour in Connecticut.
Published Date: 2019-10-13
Featuring: Bigelow Hollow State Park | Buell's Orchard | City of Norwich | Prudence Crandall Museum | Scranton's Shops | Strange Brew Pub | Taylor Brooke Winery | The Vanilla Bean Café | Town of Union | Town of Woodstock | Traveler Restaurant