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Hike Newman Poses Preserve Loop

Westport, Connecticut

1 mi / 59 ft gain

Hike Norwalk River Valley Trail

Norwalk, Connecticut

3.7 mi / 196 ft gain

Hike Godfrey Pond Loop

Weston, Connecticut

1.2 mi / 104 ft gain

Hike Devil's Den Preserve Trail

Weston, Connecticut

7.5 mi / 764 ft gain

Hike Godfrey And Sap Brook Trail Loop

Weston, Connecticut

3.4 mi / 456 ft gain

Hike Godfrey, Bedford, And Pent Loop

Weston, Connecticut

5.3 mi / 541 ft gain

Hike Troop 7 Trail To Godfrey Trail Loop

Weston, Connecticut

4.9 mi / 452 ft gain

Hike Saugatuck Trail To Den Trail To Pent Trail Loop

Weston, Connecticut

3.6 mi / 357 ft gain

Hike Cranbury Park Trail

Norwalk, Connecticut

1.5 mi / 111 ft gain

Places to stay

Open Grange Coliving

Brewster, New York

Holmestead Woods

From $90 / night

Naugatuck, Connecticut

Hop Brook Lake Recreation Area

Downing Wood

From $165 / night

Tomkins Cove, New York

Bear Mountain Inn

From $109 / night

Thomaston, Connecticut

Northfield Brook Lake Group Shelters

Guides and stories

Earth Day 2020 Goes Online: How to Get Involved

Jonathan Stull

5 Reasons to Plan a Summer Getaway to Bear Mountain, New York

Sara Sheehy

Escape the Bustle of New York City with a Weekend at Bear Mountain

The Outbound Collective

A Family Trip to Surf the Rockaways in January

Affuera Vida

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