Category: Trails

Shelton Lakes Recreation Path

On my mission to do all of the Connecticut Forest and Park Association’s Blue Blazed Trails I recently came across the Shelton Lakes Recreation Path. We were out hiking along the beginning of the...

Where to Hike Within 30 Minutes of New Haven

Step outside of New Haven, leave the city, and traffic behind. Hop in your car and within 30 minutes you can be at one of these hiking trails, enjoying nature and relaxing from everyday...

The Beauty of a Fog

Not everyday can be blue skies and sunny. Most people feel as if fog is dreary. It blankets areas and takes away any view. In the case of a recent race I did with...

Devil’s Den Nature Preserve

Don’t let the name fool you, Devil’s Den is a beautiful Nature Preserve located in Weston & Redding, Connecticut. At 1,756 acres, including 20 miles of trails, Devil’s Den is the largest continuous property...

The Preserve, Old Saybrook

“The Preserve” in Old Saybrook, Essex and Westbrook is a nearly 1000 acre forest protected in 2015 after many years of conservation efforts. It had been recognized as the largest remaining unprotected coastal forest...