Put on Your Walking Shoes

37. Put on Your Walking Shoes

  1. Start at Devil’s Den Preserve in Redding and explore 1,756 acres of woodlands, wetlands and rock ledges.
  2. 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.
  3. 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 Two Steppes Grille and Ciaos.

DRIVING TIP: Total mileage from (1 to 3) is 19 miles.

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