West Cornwall Mid-Winter Stroll

A cure to cabin fever! On February 24th, visit West Cornwall for the town’s second annual Mid-Winter Stroll. Activities for all are plentiful, including a hike offered by the Cornwall Conservation Trust, meeting at 2pm near the trailhead on Lower River Road. Participants will explore the...

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WINter Weekend in Norfolk

It’s the perfect winter celebration: outdoor sports; a restaurant crawl and a pancake breakfast; concerts and art shows; kids’ activities, tours and open houses, ice carving and much more will be featured during Norfolk’s first WINter Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, February 24 and 25. What’s...

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Memorial Day in NWCT

Cornwall - The Cornwall Library will hold their annual Memorial Day Book Sale from the 27th to the 29th, with a different special everyday.   Kent - Bring your own party to Kent Falls! Cook out with family and friends on the beautiful field sitting adjacent to a...

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Cornwall Bridge Spring Stroll

This Saturday, May 20th from 11AM to 3PM visit Cornwall Bridge Town Center (at the intersection of Route 7 and Route 4) for the Spring Stroll organized by the Cornwall Economic Development Commission (EDC). This family fun day will include: Popcorn and a live performance...

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Beat the winter blues

The holidays are over but the winter is just beginning. For some of us, the short days and below freezing temperatures can get tedious but thankfully, Northwest Connecticut offers up the best distractions for the New England winter. Continue reading for our top 4 tips...

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Fall Foliage Weekend Getaway

Northwest Connecticut is widely known for its exceptionally scenic drives. Featured in Yankee Magazine, the Boston Globe, and the Huffington Post, the 8 towns of DiscoverNWCT are the premier place to view spectacular fall foliage during the end of September, beginning of October. Pick a...

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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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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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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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