Top Spots

Hike Lake Bethany Loop

Bethany, Connecticut

2.1 mi / 78 ft gain

Hike Whittemore Trail

Bethany, Connecticut

1.4 mi / 209 ft gain

Hike Lake Chamberlain Loop

Bethany, Connecticut

4.3 mi / 265 ft gain

Hike Naugatuck Trail From Beacon Road

Bethany, Connecticut

9.7 mi / 1 ft gain

Hike Sanford Feeder Trai, Regicides (Blue Blaze) Trail, And Red Blazes Trailo

Bethany, Connecticut

5.5 mi / 810 ft gain

Hike Seymour Road To Peck Hill

Woodbridge, Connecticut

2.2 mi / 285 ft gain

Hike West Rock Yellow Trail

Hamden, Connecticut

0.6 mi / 209 ft gain

Hike Quinnipiac Trail

Hamden, Connecticut

6.7 mi / 1 ft gain

Hike West Rock North Loop (Blue, Yellow, Red Blazes)

Hamden, Connecticut

3.8 mi / 524 ft gain

Places to stay

Naugatuck, Connecticut

Hop Brook Lake Recreation Area

Thomaston, Connecticut

Northfield Brook Lake Group Shelters

Open Grange Coliving

Litchfield, Connecticut

Meadow Ridge Farm Meadow

From $145 / night

Litchfield, Connecticut

Meadow Ridge Farm Woods

From $135 / night

East Haddam, Connecticut

The Farmhouse at Old Sindelar Farm

From $120 / night

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