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Candlewood Valley Country Club is a challenging and scenic 18 hole public golf course situated between the rolling hills of New Milford, CT. In addition to golf, the course offers lessons with our PGA professional, public restaurant, banquets and events, Pro Shop, golf equipment and apparel, email club, golf discounts (This excerpt taken from the Candlewood Valley Country Club website)
Squantz Pond offers four season enjoyment with steep, wooded slopes, a cool, blue pond and colorful foliage to delight visitors throughout the year. (This excerpt taken from the Squantz Pond State Park website)
Inside, our museum exhibits allow visitors to travel through time—displaying astounding artifacts and presenting information on prehistoric to contemporary Native Americans. IAIS offers permanent, semi-permanent and temporary exhibits: these, along with our workshops, lectures, book discussions and various other offerings give visitors a reason to visit often. Open five days a week year-round, something exciting is always happening in these woodlands. It is a place of discovery...a place to return to. (This excerpt taken from the Institute for American Indian Studies website)
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. (This excerpt taken from the Lake Waramaug State Park website)
Winery Tastings and Tours. Estate Grown. Family Operated Since 1978. Making grape, fruit table and dessert wines, including our famous Wild Blue, a blueberry wine with brandy added.  (This excerpt taken from the DiGrazia Vineyard & Winery website)
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Kent, CT
(range: 11 miles)
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. (This excerpt taken from the Sloane-Stanley Museum website)
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New Preston, CT
(range: 11 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. (This excerpt taken from the Hopkins Vineyard website)
The Danbury Railway Museum is located in the heart of Danbury, Connecticut. Our fully restored train station, built in 1903, houses a collection of historically significant artifacts and a research library covering railroading’s rich heritage in New England and the northeast United States. Just behind the station is an extensive rail yard, featuring over 60 pieces of historic railroad equipment and rolling stock.  (This excerpt taken from the Danbury Railway Museum website)
Hike the Blue Trail across Cobble Mountain and other peaks for outstanding views of the Catskill and Taconic mountains which offer splendid foliage viewing. (This excerpt taken from the Macedonia Brook State Park website)
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Kent, CT
(range: 13 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. (This excerpt taken from the Kent Falls State Park website)
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