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Great Day Trips to Discover the Geology of Connect


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Discover geology right here in Connecticut! This new guidebook lets you
explore geologic features from the continental collisions that began shaping the
state a billion years ago, to the sediments and lavas of the the central rift
valley formed while Pangaea tore itself apart a few hundred million years ago,
to remnants of the Ice Age that locked the state in ice tens of thousands of
years ago, to features and minerals of our landscape today.


Written by Connecticut geologist Greg McHone. With field trips to sites in
Salem, East Haddam, Deep River, East Hampton, Pomfret, Fairfield, Kent,
Portland, Rocky Hill, Manchester, East Granby, Simsbury, Middlefield,
Middletown, Meriden, Southbury, Madison, Essex, East Haddam, Ledyard, Bristol,
Groton, East Hartford and New Haven.


Address:

Our Website:www.cttrips.com

Come visit us in Kent, Connecticut

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Connecticut Antique Machinery Association Museum

Dedicated to the industrial and agricultural heritage of the United States. Exhibits include gas and steam tractors; operating narrow gauge railroad. Connecticut Museum of Mining and Mineral Science is dedicated to the state'

Kent, CT Museums

Macedonia Brook State Park

80 sites in rustic setting. Stream fishing, excellent hiking, no swimming. No pets. Alcohol-free campground. Please do not bring alcoholic beverages. $11/night/

Kent, CT State Parks

Constitution Oak Farm

90-acre farm; home built in 1830s features period furnishings. Four rooms (two with private bath)

Kent, CT Historic Farmhouses

Sloane-Stanley Museum and Kent Furnace

Exhibits the early American tool collection and artwork of Eric Sloane including his re-created studio. Adjacent ruins of 19

Kent, CT Museums

Great Day Trips to Discover the Geology of Connect

Discover geology right here in Connecticut! This new guidebook lets you explore geologic features from the continental collisions that began shaping the state a billion years ago, to the sediments and lavas of the the central rift

Kent, CT Day Trips

Things to do Day Trips near Kent, CT

Great Day Trips to Discover the Geology of Connect

Discover geology right here in Connecticut! This new guidebook lets you explore geologic features from the continental co...