Top Spots

Hike Metropolitan District Reservoir #5 Red Loop

West Hartford, Connecticut

3.6 mi / 183 ft gain

Hike Red, Northwest Road, And Dyke Pond Road Loop

West Hartford, Connecticut

5.2 mi / 357 ft gain

Hike West Hartford Reservoir #6 Trail

West Hartford, Connecticut

3.8 mi / 95 ft gain

Hike King Phillip Cave Via Metacomet Trail

West Hartford, Connecticut

8.6 mi / 843 ft gain

Hike Killkenny Rock And Metacomet Reservoir Loop

West Hartford, Connecticut

9.1 mi / 836 ft gain

Hike Hillstead Museum Trails

Farmington, Connecticut

1.3 mi / 114 ft gain

Hike Farmington Canal Heritage Trail: Avon To Simsbury

Avon, Connecticut

1.9 mi / 29 ft gain

Hike Talcott Mountain State Park Loop Trail

Simsbury, Connecticut

5.2 mi / 846 ft gain

Hike Metacomet Trail Penwood Park

Simsbury, Connecticut

10.4 mi / 1 ft gain

Places to stay

Thomaston, Connecticut

Northfield Brook Lake Group Shelters

Naugatuck, Connecticut

Hop Brook Lake Recreation Area

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

Maple Corner Farm's Meadow Site

From $120 / night

Guides and stories

Escape to These 8 Private Campsites in Massachusetts’ Berkshire Mountains

The Outbound Collective

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