Outdoor Trail and Product Reviews

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National Trails Day Recap

It was another successful National Trails Day here in Connecticut. The weekend of June 6th saw over 225 events take place in the state to celebrate. Our staff led three of those hikes and...

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Employee Spotlight: Simona

Name: Simona Nerney Location: Main Offices Simona is the Accounts Payable Assistant at Trailblazer and is originally from West Haven, now settled in Guilford. She’s active in the Guilford community and has raised 2...

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Darling Road Preserve – Salem

I have walked many miles, on many occasions, in the Hartman Park Preserve in Lyme, CT on Gungy Rd. However, I have never hiked any of the neighboring preserves in Salem, just a short...

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Darn Tough Review

Name and Store: Zach Vaughn – Trailblazer Branford Name of product tested: Darn Tough Micro-Crew Light Sock Best use for product: Hiking / Trekking What you used the product for: Trekking / Hiking /...

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Infinitus

Infinity: unlimited extent of time, space, or quantity Infinitus is the brainchild of The Endurance Society. The symbol for infinity looks a lot like an 8 on it’s side so it was no surprise...

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Don’t Move Firewood!

DEEP and Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Remind Connecticut Campers and Vacationers To Leave Firewood at Home Purchase firewood locally to reduce the spread of the Asian Longhorned Beetle and other harmful tree and forest...

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Cascade Path Video

Enjoy the sounds of rushing cascades along Cascade Path in Waterville Valley, NH. My favorite way to get to Cascade Path is to hike up Snow’s Mountain. The hike up the slopes is steep...

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Tour de Lyme

By John Sahadi – Buying Department The 3rd Annual Tour de Lyme this weekend was a great event, and since the beginning Trailblazer has been there to volunteer. Along the rolling hills of Lyme...

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Tour de Cure

Connecticut Tour de Cure Sunday, June 14, 2015 Durham Fairgrounds, Durham, CT Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. A day full of fun and excitement where riders of all levels...