Local Trail Highlight: Penwood State Park

History: A long wooded ridge dominates the sunset-side of the Connecticut River Valley in the vicinity of Hartford. Crested atop the northerly portion of the Talcott Mountain Range lies a sizable portion of the public domain, Penwood State Park. With…

Connecticut’s Top 5 Hiking Destinations

We have so many great hiking spots in our little state, so here are just a few of our favorites. Shenipsit State Forest Shenipist State Forest is located in Tolland County. I’d suggest that seasoned hikers consider taking the 41 mile…