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Peaceful Hikes for Every County

Many people turn to the great outdoors for fresh air, exercise, and the renewing power of nature when looking for a moment of peace. Connecticut’s parks, forests, and trails are a great resource — plus, Connecticut is #1 in the U.S. for hiking

Planning how to get there? Choose a greener way to travel. See all the transportation options near you with the CTrides transit finder.

Here is updated information on visiting state parks. Below is a list of a few you might consider. NOTE: This is not a complete list of all available offerings. For a complete list of Connecticut State Parks, click here.

Fairfield County

Hartford County

Middlesex County

New Haven County

Tolland County

Windham County

If you are the manager of an attraction that you think should be on this list, please contact the Connecticut Office of Tourism.

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