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Summertime fishing or wintertime cross-country skiing make John A. Minetto State Park a four season fun spot. (This excerpt taken from the John A. Minetto State Park website)
Go swimming and have a picnic at Burr Pond, then hike the trails and learn about the history of Borden's Condensed Milk. (This excerpt taken from the Burr Pond State Park website)
Four season fun can be found at American Legion/Peoples State Forests which offer the region's finest fishing, hunting and winter sporting activities nestled amid the wooded splendor. (This excerpt taken from the American Legion and Peoples State Forests website)
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Cornwall, CT
(range: 12 miles)
Choose rafting or canoeing and journey down a 10 mile section of the Housatonic River. (This excerpt taken from the Clarke Outdoors website)
The Salisbury - Lakeville area of Northwestern Connecticut had a significant historic role as a principal cannon producer during the American Revolution. (This excerpt taken from the Salisbury Cannon Museum website)
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Cornwall, CT
(range: 12 miles)
View the rugged hills of this wildlife sanctuary or visit a black spruce bog to experience a unique plant community. (This excerpt taken from the Mohawk State Forest website)
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. (This excerpt taken from the Mohawk Mountain Ski Area website)
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Torrington, CT
(range: 13 miles)
The Warner reopened as a performing arts center in 1983, but restoration was not completed until November 23, 2002. On that historic day, thousands of Litchfield County citizens gathered on Main Street in Torrington to celebrate the realization of a common dream, namely the gala reopening of the Warner Theatre after more than 20 years of fundraising, planning, and construction—truly a labor of love. (This excerpt taken from the Warner Theatre website)
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New Hartford, CT
(range: 14 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)
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New Hartford, CT
(range: 14 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)
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