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Great Day Trips to Connecticut's Critical Habitats


category : Day Trips

Discover the natural places that are vital to sustaining Connecticut
wildlife, including amphibians reptiles, mammals, birds and plants! This new
guidebook describes hikes to learn about and explore the nature of 16 of the
state�s most unique habitats, including forests and woodlands, rivers,
freshwater marshes, tidal marshes, swamps, bogs, beaches, offshore islands,
traprock ridges, the marble valleys and more�all within an afternoon�s drive
if not right down the road.


Written by ecologist Dr. Robert Craig, a leader of the first ecological
survey of Connecticut in 1975 and an authority on the remarkably diverse
wildlife of the state. With paintings by Connecticut artist Barbara Lussier.


With trips to natural places in Chaplin, Lebanon, Ashford, Mansfield,
Windham, Voluntown, Stonington, Portland, Old Lyme, Cromwell, East Lyme, Goshen,
Milford, Norwalk, Salisbury, Simsbury and Bloomfield.


Address:

Phone: (203) 767-6509
Our Website:www.cttrips.com

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Simsbury Tourism Committee - Visitor Center

See Simsbury First! Small town charm, rural beauty, history, hiking, biking, dining, music, arts, shopping, state parks, Talcott Mountain, Farmington River. "Olde Charm, New Excitement."

Simsbury, CT Visitors Centers

International Skating Center of Connecticut

World-class twin-rink skating facility with Olympic level ice skating shows. Visitors welcome to watch Olympic figure skaters workout sessions (call ahead)

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Phelps Tavern Museum

Period rooms and interactive exhibition galleries illustrate the use of the Captain Elisha Phelps house as an inn from 1786 to 1849

Simsbury, CT Museums

Simsbury 1820 House

Historic country inn furnished with antiques and period reproductions. 33 rooms (six suites)

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Great Day Trips to Connecticut's Critical Habitats

Discover the natural places that are vital to sustaining Connecticut wildlife, including amphibians reptiles, mammals, bi...