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One of the main tourist attractions in downtown Collinsville, our not-for-profit Museum is an important presence in the local economy. It is also crucial to the preservation of Canton’s history. Each year, museum volunteers offer tours, educational programing and research materials for people from all over. The museum contains a collection of over 7500 artifacts and research documents including Collins tools, local Native American artifacts, and agricultural items to name a few. As an important presence in the local economy, our museum is an attraction that brings visitors from both the United States and international locations. (This excerpt taken from the Canton Historical Museum website)
The Farmington Valley Arts Center is enriching lives through art. We are dedicated to cultivating a community where people can create, learn, exhibit, exchange ideas and inspire each other. We welcome and support participants of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds on their personal artistic journey. (This excerpt taken from the Farmington Valley Arts Center website)
Since 1975, Main Stream Canoes and Kayaks has served outdoor enthusiasts in Northwest Connecticut. We are ideally situated on the wild and scenic Farmington River, where no one can beat our locale or ability to conveniently transport customers to various points of departure and pick-up. (This excerpt taken from the Main Stream Canoes & Kayaks website)
Blue Fox Run was developed as an 18 hole golf course in the early 1970’s. Throughout the ensuing years, the golf course had undergone several name changes but has always been considered a staple in Farmington Valley where golfers of all levels enjoyed a blend of outstanding golf complimented by the scenic nature of the property . (This excerpt taken from the Blue Fox Run Golf Course website)
Stratton Brook offers swimming, picnicking, and interpretive programs in a beautifully wooded setting, with wheelchair accessibility. (This excerpt taken from the Stratton Brook State Park website)
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New Hartford, CT
(range: 4 miles)
Whether you’re new to skiing or snowboarding, or if you’re a pro and you’ve just never come to visit, we can get you up to speed. (This excerpt taken from the Ski Sundown website)
he Heublein Tower awaits hikers at the top of the mountain. (This excerpt taken from the Talcott Mountain State Park website)
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New Hartford, CT
(range: 5 miles)
Jerram Winery is located in the historic Town Hill section of New Hartford, the site of the original town settlement dating to the early 1700s. Because of it's elevation, the vineyards enjoy a relatively long growing season that enables the vines to produce grapes with the sophisticated maturity necessary for the production of high quality wines. (This excerpt taken from the Jerram Winery website)
The trail is a linear park or greenway that begins in New Haven and wends its way 54 miles north to the Massachusetts border and beyond. It is championed by two groups: the Farmington Valley Trails Council, based in the Farmington Valley, and the Farmington Canal Rail-to-Trail Association, based in Hamden. (This excerpt taken from the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail website)
Penwood State Park offers almost 800 acres of four-season fun just a short drive from the Capital City. (This excerpt taken from the Penwood State Park website)
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