Connecticut Bound: 52 Weekend Getaways

19. Family Summer Camp

  1. Sunrise Resort in Moodus on Rte. 151 is one of Yankee Magazine’s 100 best family resorts in North America. Go horseback riding, mountain biking, swim, play sand volleyball, tennis and mini golf. Enjoy great food and entertainment too at an old-fashioned summer fun camp.
  2. Take a scenic ride down Rte. 154 to the the nearby Essex Steam Train & Riverboat.
  3. Dress up for dinner at the historic Gelston House and a lively musical nextdoor at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam.

DRIVING TIP: Approximate driving distance between furthest points (1 & 3) is 10 miles.

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