Connecticut’s Top 5 Hiking Destinations

We have so many great hiking spots in our little state, so here are just a few of our favorites. Shenipsit State Forest Shenipist State Forest is located in Tolland County. I’d suggest that seasoned hikers consider taking the 41 mile…

Trail Spotlight: Bigelow Hollow State Park, Union CT

A scenic, natural setting provides a nice location for a day trip or escape. The Park provides access to two popular trout ponds: Bigelow Pond and Lake Mashapaug. The clear waters of these placid lakes reflect the overall beauty of…

Take Part in Connecticut Trails Day and Find Your Happy Place!

Dust off your favorite hiking shoes and grab your water bottle. Connecticut Trails Day 2010 is almost here! This year's celebration will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 5 and 6, as part of National Trails Day. The theme is "Find Your Happy Place," which shouldn't be hard to do considering more than 160 Trails Day events are scheduled in 88 towns across Connecticut.