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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Breakfast Blog: Blackberry River Baking Co.

Cheerful atmosphere and service, nice menu…LOVE that you can have breakfast any time!!  Had a bunch of children with me who were all hungry.  They had run out of Hollandaise by 3:00, so no Eggs Benedict for me.  I was a little bit sad.  Had...

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Discover Spring in the Litchfield Hills of Northwest Connecticut

Celebrate Spring: Get Outside!

After an unseasonably warm winter, and a cold end to March, we’re all hoping for the perfect start to spring! April in New England is the perfect time to shed your down jackets, get outside, and celebrate the season. Northwest Connecticut is the ideal place...

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Shake off the winter blues

(*Video provided by the Beckley Furnace website) Relieve your cabin fever and shake off the winter blues, with the warm days and crisp nights of March in Northwest Connecticut. Looks like the groundhog was right…spring is right around the corner!   Take the family for a day...

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