Connecticut Bound: 52 Weekend Getaways

31. Winter Holiday
32. Christmas in Connecticut
33. Haunted House
34. Fish in Deep Water
35. Adventure, Mark Twain Style
36. For Serious Hikers Only
37. Put on Your Walking Shoes
38. Ski Down or Across
39. Covered Ground
40. Light the Way
41. Take a Bike!
42. Follow the Tracks!
43. Blades, Boards & Hooves

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Old Fashioned Fun

  1. Get away from the hustle and bustle of your daily routine with a visit to Allegra Farm & Horse-Drawn Carriage & Sleigh Museum, Rte. 82, East Haddam. Take a ride on an old fashioned horse-drawn carriage pulled by magnificent horses. You’ll enjoy their historic and educational programs.
  2. Venture over to East Hampton to the Comstock Covered Bridge on Rte. 16. You can walk across it and have a picnic lunch on the banks of the scenic Salmon River.
  3. Drive Rte. 80 West towards Stony Creek and take a boat ride through the Thimble Islands. Enjoy a personal narration of the islands’ rich history, dating back to 1614.
  4. Make a reservation at a comfortable luxurious inn or B&B in Mad…

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