The 9 Best Backroads In Connecticut For A Long Scenic Drive

Any Connecticut local knows that the winding backroads, covered by canopies of trees and traversing through small forgotten towns, are the only thing that make the drive actually worth it. When you have to be somewhere fast the highways are a fine choice, but whenever possible you should slow down and really enjoy the beauty that surrounds you. That’s easy to do when you utilize these scenic backroads. Check them out:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For a more adventurous drive, take a slow drive down this haunted street. If you dare.