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The Hartford CourantI spent much of my youth exploring the wilds of East Hampton's Hurd State Park. I tossed stones down the seemingly bottomless chasm of Split Rock, listening for their landings. We picnicked in a glade above Carlson Pond, scaled White Mountain and walked...
I once believed that the best view of Connecticut's beaches was from the rearview mirror on the way to Cape Cod. That's not meant to be an insult (my wife calls me a Cape Cod snob), I just enjoy pristine ocean beaches with only sand dunes in the...
The Hartford CourantBy PETER MARTEKA,firstname.lastname@example.org With Memorial Day – the unofficial start of summer - finally upon us after an Ice Age-like winter and a soggy, cloudy spring, Long Island Sound may be the hot destination this weekend. But with water...
Tags: Salt, East Lyme, Quinnipiac River, Lighthouse Point, East Haven
Back in 1961, a developer wanted to turn an ancient shoreline farm into a housing development with 425 duplex units for the Coast Guard, which was stationed at Avery Point in Groton. Residents banded together, fought the proposal and raised money to...
There may not be snow on the ground, but the cold spell forecast over the next week should help area ski resorts make enough snow for thousands of Alpine skiers and snowboarders to enjoy. When people think of snow sports, thoughts generally turn first...
Turkey? Check. Stuffing? Check. Brisk walk through the woods? Put that on your holiday list too. A hike in a peaceful forest preserve is a glorious Thanksgiving tradition, at least in our family. It gets you out of the kitchen. It gives you a...
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources announced that some activity fees at state parks and reservoirs will increase beginning Thursday. Changes include: - Annual entrance permits to increase from $36 to $40 for Indiana residents; out-of-state...
Join the Friends of McCormick’s Creek group and park staff for a weekend of activities geared toward the Halloween season. Fall-o-Ween fun starts Friday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m., with a special program by the Hoosier Herpetological Society in the park&...
Chain O’Lakes State Park will celebrate All Hallows’ Eve on Saturday, Oct. 27, with hayrides, pumpkin decorating and other activities designed to entertain little ghosts and goblins. Activities start at noon and last until 10 p.m. All...
South Bend TribuneThere are some interesting hunting and fishing regulation proposals coming to Hoosier sportsmen over the next few months. Perhaps the most interesting and pertinent proposal is a change in next year’s archery season. The DNR is offering an earlier...
Tags: Hunting, Gardens and Parks, Lifestyle and Leisure, Game, Travel
The Hartford CourantAlong Connecticut's highly developed shoreline, there are vast open places like Rocky Neck and Hammonasset state parks, but there are also the little-known treasures such as Farm River State Park and Grass Island. Add Madison's Garvan Trail to that...
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