Looking to get out of the City for the weekend or a few days? New Milford, Connecticut is only a short distance from NYC. Once you are in New Milford; enjoy our charming town, Historical Buildings including the Heritage Inn, Award Winning Restaurants, Antiquing, Wineries and so much more! We have so much to do in New Milford, CT you will need to stay and extra night or two!
Located on the Connecticut Wine Trail, you are just a short drive to some of the finest Vineyards in Litchfield County. CHeck out the Hopkins Vineyard in New Preston, CT or the Haight-Brown Vineyard in Litchfield, CT. Brochures are available at our front desk. Maps and other details can be found online by visiting the CT Wine Trail site.
Within a 30 minute drive or less from the Heritage Inn you can be a any number of amazing Farms, Corn Mazes, Coverage Bride and even a Water Fall! Why not leave the City and enjoy the Country side while you go on a Hay Ride, walk through a Corn Maze and even pick some apples and berries. You are going to want your Camera too when you stop by one of the Scenic Covered Bridges; Kent Falls Bridge and Bulls Bridge!
According to www.flyfishingconnection.com , "The Housatonic River ...is a tremendous trout fishery, and is considered by many as one of the best in the eastern half of the United States."
While you are at the Heritage Inn, you can check out Housatonic River Outfitters, Inc. They are a full service Flyshop and offer Guide Service, Outfitters & Fly-Fishing School.
Perfect for the outdoorsman; from novice to advanced you will find something for everyone! Enjoy the Litchfield Hills and the great outdoors right in the Heritage Inn's backyard!
The Appalachian Trail - Accessible from Route 7 in New Milford, CT
Sunny Valley Perserve - Long or Short hikes, Bird Watch and Historic Abandoned Mines
Bicycle Tour Company - Bike Rentals and Tours
The Trading Post - Western Connecticut's premiere canoe, kayak and paddling outfitter. Located in New Milford, CT
*Check out www.connecticutwatertrails.com to find out more information about Boating and Fly Fishing in the New Milford, Connecticut Area.
The Silo Cooking School is minutes away in New Milford, Connecticut. "No matter your Cooking ability, come learn in our homey, relaxed kitchen, enjoy the itimacy of the school and the beautiful farm." Check the website for upcoming class schedules.
Contact the Heritage Inn at 860-350-3097 for more details.
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" Great Room. The bed was very comfortable, bathroom big and clean, a/c system worked well and staff very friendly and helpful. Excellent value!"
Julia M., Gloucester