Tagged: summer

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Beating the Heat

It’s getting hot out and there are plenty of great tips and tricks to share on how to keep your cool that you may have never heard of! Check out what we have to share:

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Tubing on the Farmington River

Many of us beat the heat in the summer by finding the nearest body of water to cool off. This often means a trip to one of the many Connecticut or Rhode Island coastal...

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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...

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Local Trails: Ragged Mountain

By Guest Blogger Ann Borron GargulaOur first hike in Connecticut was the  Ragged Mountain Preserve loop in Berlin, Ct. It was a trail that enticed us enough to keep returning to it in every season...

What is heat lightning?

By Guest Blogger Jayne Riley It’s a hot summer evening and I’m enjoying a cool beverage on the back deck when I see out in the distance some intermittent flashes of light near the...