Blades, Boards & Hooves

43. Blades, Boards & Hooves

  1. Here’s a getaway with something for everyone. Start at the Waterbury Deck Hockey Center in Waterbury. For lunch, try the Texas-style Crossroads Cantina in Waterbury or enjoy a taste of Italy at one of the many fine Italian restaurants in the area.
  2. Blue Spruce Farm in Monroe is a great place for a horseback trail ride.
  3. Enjoy an evening of amusement park fun at Quassy Amusement Park before retiring at your choice of full-service hotels or friendly B&Bs.
  4. Next morning do a bit of skate boarding at Peterson Park (203) 879-8100 in Wolcott
  5. Pick up a giant grinder at Calabria’s Deli and have a picnic lunch at Southford Falls State Park or opt for pizza at the Oxford Pizza Palace.
  6. In the afternoon, travel north along the back roads to Watertown and enjoy an afternoon of ice-skating at Mays Rink at Taft School (860) 945-5246.

DRIVING TIP: The total mileage from 1 to 6 is 76 miles.

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