CT: Fairfield County- Trumbull Trail

Recently I shared that I had met two wonderful women on a full moon hike. The friendship continued to blossom as we texted and shared our hobby photography around CT as well as biking and kayaking I was fortunate enough to continue the relationship by biking along the Trumbull rail trail learning about each otherContinue reading “CT: Fairfield County- Trumbull Trail”

MA: Berkshires- Stockbridge- Laura’s Tower (Hiking)

At the end of a dead street lay this beautiful suspension bridge. The street was so unassuming it was beyond my expectation to find not only the bridge but the beautiful stone arch as well as the greet just beyond. The trail continued by crossing a railroad track and reaching a tree to direct youContinue reading “MA: Berkshires- Stockbridge- Laura’s Tower (Hiking)”

NY: Hudson Valley- Tarrytown- Mario Cuomo Bridge

Formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge, the new Mario Cuomo bridge is the longest bridge in New York State spanning three miles. It is not only for vehicular traffic but is also a pedestrian bridge with a bike lane. Notwithstanding the name is currently politically charged, it offers reminders to reflect on impactful or celebratory momentsContinue reading “NY: Hudson Valley- Tarrytown- Mario Cuomo Bridge”

CT: Litchfield County-New Milford- Lover’s Leap State Park (Spring Kayaking)

My favorite kayaking spot in the Fall (see Fall blog below), I chose to revisit in the Spring bringing a dear friend who I knew would appreciate all it had to offer. Our first decision was where to launch. As two strong petite woman, could we really launch a tandem kayak taken from the topContinue reading “CT: Litchfield County-New Milford- Lover’s Leap State Park (Spring Kayaking)”

CT: Hartford County-Collinsville (Winter Walk)

When going just about anywhere in Hartford County I find myself stopping by Collinsville CT. It’s a small town with so many activities within such a short proximity. Farmington River Trail I first discovered the town as part of biking the Farmington River trail. I have read they when have a free bike rental here!Continue reading “CT: Hartford County-Collinsville (Winter Walk)”

CT: Litchfield County- Washington- Steep Rock Preserve

Don’t be deceived by the name. Steep Rock has options for everyone. Steep Rock preserve certainly has character with its bridges, train tunnel, rock scrambles and summit. There are different levels of trails for hiking, bicycling and horseback riding. Along the Shepaug River there were many wonderful vistas and opportunities to pause with picnic tables.Continue reading “CT: Litchfield County- Washington- Steep Rock Preserve”