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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Point of Interest
“Offering great skiing close by Ski Sundown is a ski area located in New Hartford, Connecticut. There are 16 trails, 15 of which are lighted for nighttime skiing. In terms of difficulty, eight of the trails are easier, four are intermediate and three are difficult and one is most difficult.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Always busy, always have a rental. Also has bike rentals for a popular nearby bike trail.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Fire Station
“Very relaxing downtown, you can rent kayake. A lot of good places to eat. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Super casual, great place to grab a bite, indoors or out, right by the river trail. Breakfast too!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Charming outdoor mall with several restaurants, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream, and a variety of shops.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“The BEST fried clams anywhere--no need to go to the beach! Minutes away! SUPER outdoor patio! Tell John that Dana and Robert sent you.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“Get a sense for the history of the ax factory, and this area with period exhibits of a typical wedding, barber shop, and general store. The third floor is home to the Farmington Railroad Society and has a wonderful period display of the area at its​ height. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Route
“The most beautiful walk along the trails. Romantic walks. Great for cycling or running. You can rent kayaks and Canoes too. Plenty of nice places to eat and drink too.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“Open year round with a calendar of events for all ages. Inside there are up-close encounters with birds and reptiles, and outside, there's a wildflower trail, a butterfly garden, and a rehab hospital for injured wildlife. Open daily from dawn to dusk.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“An upscale but affordable place to eat locally sourced, creatively designed food made by the chef and served by his family. Truly delicious.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Their menu offers a wide selection of tasty Thai and Laotian foods. The dishes are made from the freshest ingredients. They have a varied menu and many vegetarian choices. Enjoy favorite dishes such as Pad Thai and Drunken Noodles among many others tailored to your needs. We're sure your taste buds will be pleased. Vegetarian and Gluten-free friendly! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends