Tagged: local hikes

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Local Trails: Sleeping Giant State Park

If you are driving along I-91 just north of New Haven you may notice some interesting hills that seem to just pop out of the ground. The trap rock of central Connecticut formed thousands...

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Local Trails: Machimoodus State Park

Located about four miles due north of the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam is Machimoodus State Park. It occupies about 300 acres of land bordering the Salmon River. The park entrance is right...

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Local Trails: Rocky Neck State Park

By guest blogger Paul Parulis I suspect many people in Connecticut are familiar with the approach to Rocky Neck State Park in Niantic. You get off Exit 72 from Interstate 95 and drive to...

Browning Mill Pond; Exeter, R.I.

Browning Mill Pond By guest bloggers the Rice family There are a lot of cool features and some really beautiful scenery all packed in a short trail loop around Browning Mill Pond in Arcadia.  Usually We like to...