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Carol's Guidebook

Carol

Carol's Guidebook

Sightseeing
LIterally just down the street a 2 minute walk from my place! This spur of the Airline Trail connects to the main trail in Hebron, CT. Great for walking and bike riding!
Air Line Rail Trail, Colchester Spur
215 Connecticut 16
LIterally just down the street a 2 minute walk from my place! This spur of the Airline Trail connects to the main trail in Hebron, CT. Great for walking and bike riding!
Pristine waters here for local fishing, hiking trails abound, picnic areas, covered bridge
Salmon River State Forest
Pristine waters here for local fishing, hiking trails abound, picnic areas, covered bridge
NIce place for a hike or a picnic
Ruby & Elizabeth Cohen Woodlands
96 Mcdonald Road
NIce place for a hike or a picnic
Great local bike shop--right at the beginning of the Colchester Spur of the Airline Trail
Sunshine Cycle & Run
187 Lebanon Avenue
Great local bike shop--right at the beginning of the Colchester Spur of the Airline Trail
One of Connecticut’s nicest beaches. It’s a bit of a drive-about 50 minutes away.
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Hammonasset Beach State Park
1288 Boston Post Road
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One of Connecticut’s nicest beaches. It’s a bit of a drive-about 50 minutes away.
Nice beach for families with kids. Smaller waves. It’s about a 45 minute drive.
Rocky Neck State Park Bathing Beach
Nice beach for families with kids. Smaller waves. It’s about a 45 minute drive.
Food scene
Celebrating 100 years in business, Harry's has been a local favorite for generations!! Burgers, hot dogs, fish, shakes and ice cream. The chili cheese fries are awesome!!!
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Harry's Place
104 Broadway Street
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Celebrating 100 years in business, Harry's has been a local favorite for generations!! Burgers, hot dogs, fish, shakes and ice cream. The chili cheese fries are awesome!!!
Amazing small batch pulled pork and chicken, bacon mac N cheese, etc. I know the owners personally, and they are good folk. They set up their Food Truck in the center of town on certain days--check their Facebook page for dates and times.
OZ n BONES BBQ
Amazing small batch pulled pork and chicken, bacon mac N cheese, etc. I know the owners personally, and they are good folk. They set up their Food Truck in the center of town on certain days--check their Facebook page for dates and times.
Unbelievable local cheese from a small farm where you can go out and see/pet/visit the cows!
Cato Corner Farm
178 Cato Corner Rd
Unbelievable local cheese from a small farm where you can go out and see/pet/visit the cows!
Wonderful farm fresh produce in season, including sweet Corn on the Cob!!
Savitsky Farm
195 Cato Corner Road
Wonderful farm fresh produce in season, including sweet Corn on the Cob!!
Excellent farm fresh produce! Near Lake Hayward
Cold Spring Farm
46 Town Rd
Excellent farm fresh produce! Near Lake Hayward
local winery
Priam Vineyards
11 Shailor Hill Road
local winery
Great local brewery
Hop Culture Farms & Brew Co.
144 Cato Corner Road
Great local brewery
Great thin crust pizza!
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The Plum Tomato, Colchester, CT
275 South Main Street
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Great thin crust pizza!
Awesome restaurant a short 15 minute drive in East Hampton
Po's Rice and Spice
97 Main St
Awesome restaurant a short 15 minute drive in East Hampton
Fun atmosphere, good Pub food
The Inishmor
20 Main St
Fun atmosphere, good Pub food
Hibachi is great, but overall good food and nice atmosphere
Toyo Hibachi & Asian Fusion
464 S Main St
Hibachi is great, but overall good food and nice atmosphere
Great Asian food!
Ichiban
179 Linwood Ave
Great Asian food!
Great for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!! Definitely a local favorite!! Red Rose is a 3-4 minute walk from my place.
Red Rose Desserts and More
125 Lebanon Avenue
Great for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!! Definitely a local favorite!! Red Rose is a 3-4 minute walk from my place.
Awesome Farm to Table Restaurant, right in the heart of Colchester.
Vintage
16 Main St
Awesome Farm to Table Restaurant, right in the heart of Colchester.
shopping
Amazing, amazing fabric store. I was good friends with Carolyn who started the store and, since Carolyn's passing, her daughter Cheryl has done a fabulous job of running the store!!
Colchester Mill Fabrics
120 Lebanon Avenue
Amazing, amazing fabric store. I was good friends with Carolyn who started the store and, since Carolyn's passing, her daughter Cheryl has done a fabulous job of running the store!!
Well stocked local grocer. Excellent meat and deli department.
Noel's IGA Supermarket
1 Broadway
Well stocked local grocer. Excellent meat and deli department.
Necessities
Laundromat within walking distance of my house.
Laundromat within walking distance of my place
Clothes-Pin Laundry
67 Lebanon Ave
Laundromat within walking distance of my place
Laundromat within walking distance of my place
The Corner Wash Laundromat
159 Norwich Avenue
Laundromat within walking distance of my place