37. Put on Your Walking Shoes
- Start at Devil’s Den Preserve in Redding and explore 1160 acres of woodlands, wetlands and rock ledges.
- Travel over to Weir Farm National Historic Site, Rte. 102 in Ridgefield and follow the steps of artist J. Alden Weir. Enjoy a unique lunch at one of the cafes on Main St. Discover modern art, inside and out, at the Aldrich Museum.
- Take U.S. 7 north to Danbury and the historic Tarrywile Park & Mansion for an outdoor nature excursion. Put on your ice-skates at the Danbury Ice Arena for a spin around the modern ice facility located within the historical dining and entertainment district. Just a few steps away, treat your tastebuds to the delights of the Colorado Brew Pub & Steakhouse, Two Steppes Grille or Ciaos.
DRIVING TIP: Total mileage from (1 to 3) is 19 miles.
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