This Forest Hike In Connecticut Is Like Experiencing A Dream

Don’t let the cooler temperatures stop you from getting out and exploring your state’s forests. Especially the Tunxis State Forest, a nine thousand acre beauty that straddles both sides of the Barkhamsted Reservoir. It’s a great way to see Connecticut’s picturesque winter. So just plug Morrison Hill Road, West Hartland, CT 06091 into your GPS and go!

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Believe it or not, Tunxis State Forest is just the beginning of Connecticut’s awesome year-round trails. For even more suggestions, check out these Winter Hikes.