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Kent, Connecticut
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Sloane-Stanley Museum image
Kent, CT
(Range: < 1 mile)
A man of great energy and many talents, Eric Sloane (1905-1985) was a prolific artist, author and illustrator of over 30 books, and an avid collector of Americana. His extensive collection of hand tools is displayed in a building gifted to the State in 1969 by Stanley Works, the Connecticut-based tool manufacturing company, to mark their 125th anniversary. (Curated content from www.ericsloane.com)
Macedonia Brook State Park image
Kent, CT
(Range: 2 miles)
Hike the Blue Trail across Cobble Mountain and other peaks for outstanding views of the Catskill and Taconic mountains which offer splendid foliage viewing. (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Kent Falls State Park image
Kent, CT
(Range: 3 miles)
Wander across the covered bridge, hike the falls, and feel the mist on your face as water cascades 250' down on its way to joining the Housatonic River. (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Lake Waramaug State Park image
(Range: 4 miles)
Scenically, few bodies of water in Connecticut can rival the picturesque setting of Lake Waramaug. When vivid fall foliage is mirrored in the unrippled lake surface, the park becomes a mecca for sightseers and photographers. (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Hopkins Vineyard image
(Range: 6 miles)
In 1979, Bill and Judith Hopkins transformed their dairy farm into a vineyard, one of the first in what has become a thriving Connecticut industry. Since then, it has consistently produced award-winning whites, reds and sparkling wines. Hopkins Vineyard grows 11 varieties of grapes in a spectacular setting overlooking Lake Waramaug. (Curated content from www.hopkinsvineyard.com)
Sharon Audubon Center image
(Range: 8 miles)
As part of Audubon Connecticut, a state office of the National Audubon Society and the Atlantic Flyway, Sharon Audubon Center's mission is to protect birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow. We steward four nature sanctuaries and more than 2,100 primarily wooded acres in Northwestern Connecticut. We serve our community as an engaging nature education center, Wildlife Rehabilitation Clinic, and the hub for Audubon’s Forests conservation work in Connecticut. (Curated content from sharon.audubon.org)
Clarke Outdoors image
(Range: 10 miles)
Choose rafting or canoeing and journey down a 10 mile section of the Housatonic River. (Curated content from www.clarkeoutdoors.com)
Mount Tom State Park image
(Range: 10 miles)
Go swimming and have a picnic at Mount Tom, then hike the trail to the stone lookout tower for some memorable views. (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Mohawk State Forest image
(Range: 10 miles)
View the rugged hills of this wildlife sanctuary or visit a black spruce bog to experience a unique plant community. (Curated content from portal.ct.gov)
Mohawk Mountain Ski Area image
(Range: 10 miles)
In 1947, Skiing Hall of Fame member Walt Schoenknecht,in partnership with his wife Margaret (Peg) Moss Schoenknecht, created Mohawk Mountain Ski Area amidst the rugged beauty of northwestern Connecticut. In 1948 Walt worked with several local engineers to develop the very first snowmaking system ever used at a resort, the basis for the technology used worldwide today. Mohawk Mountain has remained a family business and a favorite destination for over 70 years. (Curated content from www.mohawkmtn.com)