Enjoy A 45-Minute Sleigh Ride Through A Winter Wonderland At Wood Acres Farm In Connecticut

Walking in a winter wonderland is nothing compared to dashing through the snow in a one (or two) horse open sleigh. This experience may sound like a dream come true from yesteryear, but it’s an annual reality on one little farm that quietly offers the prettiest sleigh ride in Connecticut. Their magical sleigh rides will make you glow with wintry cheer! Here’s what you need to know about taking a ride at Wood Acres Farm.

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Sleigh rides here are all private and by reservation only. You can find the sleigh rides at 68 Griffin Rd., Terryville, CT. Give Wood Acres Farm a call at (860) 583 – 8670 to make a booking or visit their website. If you have your heart set on a sleigh ride, the farm suggests waiting until there is 6 inches of packed snow to call and reserve a time. Have you been on a sleigh ride in Connecticut? We’d love to hear about it in the comments!

For another fun and wintry activity, try this epic snow-tubing hill.

Address: 68 Griffin Rd, Terryville, CT 06786, USA
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Sleigh Ride In Connecticut

December 22, 2019

What other winter outdoor activities in Connecticut are available?

When it comes to things to do in winter in Connecticut, locals and visitors alike have a plethora of options. There’s so much to do on winter days in New England, especially here in The Constitution State. Winter hikes, sledding, and making snowmen continue to be time-tested forms of fun… but the modern era has amazingly brought us an even greater selection of winter outdoor activities in Connecticut! We have many enchanting towns whose streets are brilliant to walk along in the winter,  or you can visit snow-covered beaches and farms.

What are the best snowy day activities in Connecticut?

Snow days in Connecticut can be… well, somewhat unforgiving. New England winters are notoriously intense at times, offering local and visitors alike opportunity to cozy up indoors. Enjoying a meal in a warm log cabin is always an irresistible option, or you can bundle up in your warm vehicle and enjoy a road trip across the state. You can also enjoy the local maritime culture by checking out frozen waterways if you are brave enough to face the elements, and wintertime hikes in area parks are always scenic. Just watch out for those ice quakes!

What are the best things to do with kids in the winter in Connecticut?

There are all sorts of fun wintertime activities to do with the kids! Many of them don’t even involve waiting in line. Kids also adore the magical wintertime charm of local snow-covered towns, and they are as equally intrigued by the wintertime beauty of nature. There’s so much to love about Connecticut in the winter – don’t worry, the whole family will fall in love.

Address: 68 Griffin Rd, Terryville, CT 06786, USA