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Wadsworth Falls State Park

Wadsworth Falls State Park gets a lot of attention in the summer. It’s pretty common to hear that it has reached capacity. Some people may shy away from the park because of this, but...

Providing food for bald eagles may seem like a good way to help wildlife and also get a close-up view of an impressive animal, but according to the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, feeding eagles can be detrimental and the activity is expressly prohibited by both state and federal law.  Credit Paul J. Fusco/DEEP Wildlife Division

Do Not Feed Bald Eagles

Providing food for bald eagles may seem like a good way to help wildlife and also get a close-up view of an impressive animal, but according to the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental...

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Farm River State Park

When I read on the Connecticut State Tourism website that Farm River State Park in East Haven was one of their Top 10 hiking destinations in the state I figured I should go check...

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Walden Preserve, Salem

By Kathy Duggan Walden Preserve in Salem, Connecticut includes 400 acres of fields, young forest, wetlands and streams with marked trails. The main trail is relatively flat, wide and easy; side trails are moderately...

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General Firearms Deer Season Begins

Press release from the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection DEEP Reminds Outdoor Enthusiasts to Be Safe Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) issued a safety reminder for outdoor enthusiasts as...

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2015 Run the Gauntlet

Do you have what it takes to Run the Gauntlet? When: Sunday, October 11, 2015 Where: Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison, CT 14+ natural & man-made obstacles along a 5K course Three heats at...

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Kayaking in Poquetanuck Cove

An afternoon kayak in Poquetanuck Cove, Gales Ferry, CT By Kathy Duggan – Trailblazer Mohegan Sun The Poquetanuck Cove boat launch is located on the right just past the bridge heading south on Rt...