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West Point Half Marathon

This year the United States Military Academy opened up the West Point “Fallen Comrades Run” Half Marathon to civilians. In it’s 5th year they decided to give us civilians the thrill of running and...

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9th Annual Bimbler’s Bash Trail Race

The 9th Bimbler’s Bash will take place at 9:00 am on Sunday April 12th, 2015 through Westwoods, Guilford with  all proceeds from the event being donated to the Guilford Land Conservation Trust.  The Bash is currently the biggest trail...

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Animals you MIGHT find on a Connecticut Trail

If you have been out hiking on trails in Connecticut you surely have seen squirrels, chipmunks, and the American Toad. Many of spied white tailed deer and eastern cottontail. We are here to tell...

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Local Trails: Mica Ledges

Heading out on a hike on a trail new to you can be a little worrisome. Will the trail be marked well? Is my map up to date? And if you are snowshoeing you...

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Summer Lovin’ Photo Contest

Say goodbye to winter! Bring on the warmer weather. To help get everyone in the mood for longer, warmer days we are giving away a $100 gift card in our Summer Lovin’ Photo Contest.

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2nd Annual Rock the Gauntlet

Rock the Gauntlet Sunday, May 3, 2015 East Rock Park | New Haven, CT Rock the Gauntlet is part of the Denali Gauntlet Race Series (Run the Gauntlet is 10/11/15). Rock the Gauntlet features...

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Winter Sunset at Bluff Point State Park

Bluff Point State Park in Groton, Connecticut is the most visited State Park in Connecticut. There is free parking in a large dirt lot. Visitors can hike, mountain bike, kayak, paddleboard, trail run, horseback...

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Employee Spotlight: Dale

Name and Store: Dale – Accounts Payable Administrator; The Office Hometown: “Stony Creek, Branford, CT born and raised. I’m a Creeker!” How do you spend your days Outside in the yard. “Raking, gardening, playing.”...

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Frigus Snowshoe Race

Frigus noun – cold, coolness, cold of winter As the snowshoers toed the spray painted starting line the temperature hovered somewhere around -5 degrees. A balmy Vermont winter morning at the Blueberry Hill Inn...