CT Outdoors Last Updated: November 2023
Connecticut does outdoor adventure really well. So get out and take in our 110 state parks, 32 state forests, and literally hundreds of outdoor activities.
Learn more about Connecticut's adventure-filled State Parks.
Hiking and Biking
Did you know Connecticut is #1 in the U.S. for hiking? Here, you can hike and bike like you mean it. Below, find a few handy guides to the best treks.
Chill with your toes in the sand at Connecticut's beaches. Below are a few highlights.
So many ways to get out and enjoy the water. Try kayaking, sailing, jet skiing, canoeing, paddleboarding, tubing, rafting...the list is endless.
Connecticut’s state parks are waiting for you. Explore the highlights below and find a full list here.