Tagged: paddling

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Local Trails: West Rock Ridge State Park

When people talk about hiking near New Haven most of the chatter is about East Rock or Sleeping Giant State Park. If you head over to the north western corner of New Haven, right...

Employee Spotlight: Jacob Aaron Belcher

Your Name & Store: Jacob Aaron Belcher, Trailblazer New Haven Hometown: Cheshire, CT How do you spend your days? It depends on the season. If itโ€™s fall Iโ€™m usually climbing somewhere, in the spring...

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Paddling in Stonington Harbor

Heading out for some Long Island Sound paddling, Stonington Harbor makes a beautiful destination. Near the end of Long Island and Fisherโ€™s Island the harbor has even more protection from the open ocean by...

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Mattabesset River Canoe/Kayak Trail

The Mattabesset River, its ponds and surrounding woodlands, and an immense tidal marsh provide for excellent wildlife watching.ย  Running from Meriden/Southington area and flowing for 18 miles to the Connecticut River in Middletown, this...