Travel by bicycle through 20 miles of wilderness and 100 years of railroad history on the Air Line State Park Trail between East Hampton and Willimantic.
From Clark Lane, it looks like a dirt parking lot next to a field with an adjacent dog park, easy to pass by without even a hint of curiosity. But walk into the tree line and you will find a variety of lush micro-ecosystems on this former farm.
In our latest installment of Off the Beaten Path, we take you along the Shoreline Greenway Trail, an in-progress trail that will run from Madison to New Haven once it's finished.
Even this season, when persistent rains over the fall, winter and spring killed mounds of plants, there's an aura of peace at Killingworth's Lavender Pond Farm and plenty to please the senses.
Niantic boasts its share of crowd-pleasing available-to-the-public beaches — McCook’s, Hole-in-the-Wall and, of course, the behemoth that is Rocky Neck State Park. Here's one you might not have heard of, though.
How can a half-acre gravel lot be such a wonderful attraction? Find out for yourself by taking a drive to Stonington Point, the small parcel at the end of Water Street in historic Stonington Borough.
The 6,000-seat stadium in the Norwich business park has hosted three minor league baseball teams, local high school and college games, concerts and wrestling.
The Richard H. Goodwin Trail, which opened in 2016 in East Lyme, Lyme, Salem and East Haddam, offers an escape into the wilderness just a few miles down the road.
Gilbert Boro is the owner of Studio 80 + Sculpture Grounds in Old Lyme, a spot that's free and child-friendly.