Monthly Archives: January 2014

Collinsville

Tucked in the valley of the Farmington River and nestled into the surrounding hills is a little treasure of a town called Collinsville. It is just 14 miles from Hartford, and is technically part of the town of Canton, but …

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Historic Litchfield Town

Litchfield, a charming historic town in the central part of the Litchfield Hills is one of the better-known gems of Connecticut. In the center of town, the streets are lined with magnificent colonial homes that have been restored to their

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Lake Waramaug

Lake Waramaug, the second largest natural lake in the state, is located in the scenic LItchfield Hills, just a few miles west of the town of Litchfield. It is nestled amidst the towns of Washington, Kent, New Preston and  Warren. …

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Topsmead State Forest

Topsmead State Forest is one of the most bucolic public park settings in the state, set on the top of Jefferson Hill on the outskirts of the town of Litchfield. The property was formerly the home of Edith Morton Chase, …

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