Outdoor Adventures Guide: Hiking, Camping, & More in Connecticut
Zip Lines and Ropes Courses in Connecticut for Outdoor Family Adventures
These exciting courses allow kids to "fly" through the treetops (or over water)!
13 Amazing Playgrounds Worth Driving to Across Connecticut
Load up the car and spend a day at one of these destination-worthy parks.
Best Biking Rail Trails near NYC: Get Your Rail Explorers Off-Road
All aboard these abandoned rail trails for an active all-ages adventure.
Snakes, Owls, and a Really Awesome Playground: The Ansonia Nature Center
Fun Things to Do at the Ansonia Nature Center.
Our Favorite Connecticut Lighthouses to Visit
You don’t have to venture to Cape Elizabeth or Portland for classic New England lighthouse vistas...
Best Nature Centers in Connecticut To Visit with Kids
Nature center outings are fun, enriching and affordable.
Wondrous, Wild Waterfalls Waiting for You in Connecticut
Waterfalls that you and your family are going to love.
15 Connecticut Area Beaches That Are Great for Families
These Connecticut area beaches offer a great escape on a summer day.
25 Connecticut State Parks and Forests That Are Great to Visit with Kids
Free Connecticut state parks and forests are great outdoor family destinations.
See Animals Up Close at Connecticut Farms and Petting Zoos
Visit with chickens, goats, pigs, and more at these Connecticut animal farms.
Six Perfect Picnic Places in Fairfield County
If you are looking for a picturesque country setting, Fairfield County offers some wonderful...
Connecticut Beaches with Playgrounds
There are several spots in Connecticut, be it Fairfield County, New Haven County or out East with a...
Farms & Pick-Your-Own Connecticut Guide
Find great pick-your-own fruit and vegetables in Connecticut.
Top Spots for Strawberry Picking in Connecticut
These kid-friendly strawberry picking farms in CT offer plenty of family fun.
Fun Boat Rides for Connecticut Kids and Families
As close to a shoreline as most Connecticut families are, a fun boat ride with...
Best Family Hikes in Connecticut To Take with Kids
Connecticut has big and little peaks for kids of all ages to conquer.
For Family Thrills, Try Whitewater Rafting—Just a Few Hours from Boston
You don't have to go far—or have teenagers—to experience real-deal whitewater rafting. These...
Camping for Connecticut Families
Explore Connecticut's Parks and Gardens
Best Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Connecticut for Kids and Families
Strap on those skates and get outdoors for family fun this winter! READ MORE
30 Outdoor Activities in Nature for Kids for Hands-on Outdoor Learning
Have fun in nature with kids with these 30 outdoor activities. READ MORE
21 Kid-Friendly Ghost Stories and Spooky Stories for Kids
If you're planning a camping trip with the kids—whether it's in the forest or backyard...READ MORE
Pick Your Own Farms in Connecticut: Berries, Cherries, Peaches and More
Expect easy (and delicious) pickings at these PYO fruit farms this summer.READ MORE
27 Water Games for Kids To Play All Summer Long
Splish-splash! We've got loads of fun water games that keep kids cool. READ MORE