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Local Trails: Cockaponset and Millers Pond

Just a mere 5 miles from downtown Middletown is a wonderful State Park  and State Forest that boasts an extensive amount of trails and a beautiful fresh water lake that was looking very inviting...

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Local Trails: Chatfield Hollow State Park

Chatfield Hollow State Park is a beautiful park located in Killingworth, CT. There are numerous colored trails in Chatfield Hollow that can be combined with a section of neighboring Cockaponset State Forest for over...

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Local Trail: Gay City State Park

By Guest Blogger Paul Parulis Gay City is a State Park located in Hebron & Bolton on the border with Glastonbury. The main park entrance is right on Rt. 85, however there is one...

Blue Hills Reservation

Located just a few miles from downtown Boston is the 7000 acre Blue Hills Reservation. What makes Blue Hills very popular with Bostonians and outsiders alike is the view from atop Great Blue Hill....

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Local Hikes with Emily: Burlingame

By Guest Blogger Emily O’Donnell from Wakefield Denali Burlingame, Charlestown, RI: For this hike we ended up parking about a mile from the trailhead in a smallish dirt lot. On the way to the...