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Hike Sherwood Island Trail

Westport, Connecticut

2.9 mi / 36 ft gain

Hike Cranbury Park Trail

Norwalk, Connecticut

1.5 mi / 111 ft gain

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 Brett Woods Perimeter Yellow Loop

Fairfield, Connecticut

1.8 mi / 144 ft gain

Hike Connecticut Audubon Society Country Lane Trail

Fairfield, Connecticut

1.9 mi / 52 ft gain

Hike Jennings Beach To Pine Creek Point Trail

Fairfield, Connecticut

4.9 mi / 29 ft gain

Hike Blue And White Loop Trail

Easton, Connecticut

1.7 mi / 137 ft gain

Hike Lake Mohegan Loop

Fairfield, Connecticut

2.5 mi / 223 ft gain

Places to stay

Holmestead Woods

Brewster, New York

Holmestead Woods

From $90 / night

Hop Brook Lake Recreation Area

Naugatuck, Connecticut

Hop Brook Lake Recreation Area

Downing Wood

Downing Wood

From $165 / night

Bear Mountain Inn

Tomkins Cove, New York

Bear Mountain Inn

From $109 / night

Northfield Brook Lake Group Shelters

Thomaston, Connecticut

Northfield Brook Lake Group Shelters

Meadow Ridge Farm   Meadow

Litchfield, Connecticut

Meadow Ridge Farm Meadow

From $145 / night

Guides and stories

Earth Day 2020 Goes Online: How to Get Involved

Earth Day 2020 Goes Online: How to Get Involved

Jonathan Stull

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

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

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

A Family Trip to Surf the Rockaways in January

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