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Tunxis State Forest

Activities include cross-country skiing, fishing, hiking, letterboxing, mountain biking, and hunting.

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All major features of the park is located near Routes 20 and 179. The boat launch on Howells Pond. Access for the cross-country ski area is on Balance Rock Road; follow to the end of the road and park, being careful not to block the cul-de-sac, follow the roadbed into the woods. After crossing the Blue Blazed Tunxis Trail, look for the ski cabin on the right. 

Pricing: No parking fee.

Other Amenities: Cross Country Skiing, Fishing, Hunting, Hiking Trails, Mountain Bike Trails


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