Cold Weather Cycling

Summer will be over in about a week and you can already feel the change in the air. Red and yellow leaves are just starting to dot the trees and you can feel the cool, crisp air of the early morning as you put your...

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Satisfy your sweet tooth

Summer will be over before you know it so indulge in the sweetest ice cold treats while you have the chance! Enjoy our list of ice cream stops in northwest Connecticut, plus some other great places to satisfy your sweet tooth.   Annie Bananie Annie Bananie Ice Cream...

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Visit Litchfield Hills of Connecticut

Hot Spots to Cool Down in the Northwest Corner of Connecticut

Summer’s heating up fast but luckily northwest Connecticut is home to some seriously beautiful bodies of water. So, jump in, cool off and enjoy everything that the rolling hills of NWCT has to offer this July. The Housatonic River reaches from western Massachusetts down through...

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Weekend in Norfolk

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tucked in the upper reaches of the unspoiled Litchfield Hills, the tiny powerhouse town of Norfolk is getting ready to be discovered. The local population of roughly 1,600 generally likes the peaceful and serene atmosphere and tends not to trumpet their town’s attractions. This summer, though, everyone...

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Farmers’ Market Fun

Northwest Connecticut is well-known for its rich agriculture and seasonal produce. As our website states, “farm to fork is not a hipster concept here - we live it!” Below you’ll find a list of some great farmers’ markets, and a couple of other stops to...

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Summer Camps in Connecticut

Summer Camp Fun

Northwest Connecticut is the ultimate New England destination and it’s only fair to share the natural beauty and adventure with your kids. The 8 towns of DiscoverNWCT are chock full of campground locations and parks along the Housatonic River and Appalachian Trail which offer family...

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Motorcycle Rides in the Northwest Hills of Connecticut

Cruising the Northwest Hills

Motorcycle Ride and Tour of the Northwest Hills of Connecticut What better way is there to spend a Sunday morning than to go for a motorcycle ride and tour through the Connecticut Northwest Hills?  I find myself drawn there often. The rolling hills and twisty roads with...

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Celebrating the 90th Annual Salisbury Jumpfest

Interview with John P. (Willie) Hallihan, Board Member of Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA) about Jumpfest 2016 at Satre Hill in Salisbury CT.   Q: What is the SWSA? A: The Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA) is a non-profit organization, with a mission to teach children to ski....

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