Most People Have No Idea This Unique Tunnel In Connecticut Exists

Connecticut is rich with train and trolley history, with a lot of commuters still relying on the rail to get to the city. But before the major lines were established, building a tunnel through a mountain was a standard procedure for connecting towns. What’s left of this tunnel is perfect for biking and hiking, as spending time inside will expose you to cool air and give you a shady safe haven from the sun. You have to check it 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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

This place leaves me speechless. If you liked this place, see some more of Connecticut’s hidden gems here! Or if you just like visiting abandoned places, check out our abandoned Christian-themed park!