RECREATION

Farmington River Activities

Collinsville Canoe & Kayak
41 Bridge Street, Rt. 179, Collinsville, CT 06022
(860)693-6977 | eMail: info@collinsvillecanoe.com | www.collinsvillecanoe.com

Huck Finn Adventures
P.O. Box 137, Collinsville, CT 06022
(860)693-0385 | eMail: hucfinadv@aol.com
www.HuckFinnAdventures.com

Farmington River Fly Fishing
85a Perry Street, Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 995-8128 | eMail: shogan68@att.net | www.flyfishthefarmington.com

Farmington River Tubing – Satan’s Kingdom State Recreation Area
Rte. 44, New Hartford, CT 06057
(860)693-6465 | www.visitconnecticut.com/farmingtonrivertubing

Farmington River Watershed Association
749 Hopmeadow St., Rte. 10, Simsbury, CT 06070
(860)658-4442 | www.frwa.org

Farmington Valley Trails Council
PO Box 576, Tariffville, CT 06081
(860) 658-4065 | eMail: rbd1414@hotmail.com | www.FVGreenway.org
The FVTC is an advocate, maintainer, and funder of 38 miles of multi-use rail trails in the Valley. The website has maps and further information.

Other Outdoor Activities

Burlington State Fish Hatchery
34 Belden Rd., Burlington, CT 06013
(860) 673-2340

CT Forest & Park Association
16 Meriden Rd., Rockfall, CT 06481
(860) 346-2372 | www.ctwoodlands.org

Farmington Valley Greenway & Farmington River Trail
A 25-mile, multi-use trail running through five towns of Central Connecticut with connections to many more miles of walking and biking trails.

Heublein Tower/ Talcott Mountain State Park
Travel three miles west from Bloomfield on Route 185 to the park entrance, just past the mountain crest. Park along the road near the trailhead. Hike to the ridge and bear left to the tower.
(860) 566-2305 & (860) 677-0662
2016 EF-VEE Winner

Amusement Park

Lake Compounce Family Theme Park
822 Lake Avenue, Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 583-3300 | www.LakeCompounce.com

Golf

Simsbury Farms Golf Course
Old Farms Rd., W. Simsbury, CT 06092
(860) 658-6246
Website: www.Simsburyfarms.com
2016 EF-VEE Winner

Westwoods Golf Course
7 Westwoods Drive, Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 675-2548

Hot Air Balloons

Livingston Balloon Company
70 West Street, Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 651-1110 | crballoons@att.net | www.LivingstonBalloonCompany.com

Miniature Golf

Farmington Miniature Golf & Ice Cream Parlor
Rte. 4, 1048 Farmington Ave., Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-0118
| fmgandicp@hotmail.com | www.FarmingtonMiniatureGolf.com

Skiing

Downhill

Ski Sundown
Ratlum Rd. (off Rtes. 44 & 219), New Hartford, CT 06057
(860) 379-SNOW (7669) | www.skisundown.com

 

Cross Country

Winding Trails X-C Ski Center
50 Winding Trails Dr., off Rte. 4, Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-8458 | www.windingtrails.com

Sports Equipment Rentals & Retail

The Bicycle Cellar
532 Hopmeadow St., (Rte 10), Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-1311 | eMail: bicyclecellar@sbcglobal.net | www.TheBicycleCellarCT.com

Year-Round Centers

Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 727-0457 ext. 116 | www.CTScienceCenter.org

Roaring Brook Nature Center
70 Gracey Rd., Canton, CT 06019
(860) 693-0263 | www.roaringbrook.org
2016 EF-VEE Winner

Simsbury Culture Parks & Recreation
Parks & Recreation, 100 Old Farms Road, Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-3836 | www.SimsburyRec.com