Farmington River: North from Farmington to Simsbury (get out here, or face the Tarrifville Gorge rapids).
Housatonic River: Put in at the hydroelectric station in Falls Village; get out before the covered bridge in Cornwall to avoid major rapids.
Mansfield Hollow State Park: The lake boat launch is on Bassett Bridge Road in Mansfield.
Pachaug Pond: The boat launch is on Route 138 in Griswold.
Trail Woods: The sanctuary is off Route 97 in Hampton; turn at Kenyon Road.
Bigelow Hollow State Park: Take Route 171 in Union; follow signs.
Pond Mountain Natural Area: In Kent, take Macedonia Brook Road to Fuller Mountain Road; watch closely for sign.
Heublein Tower: Off Route 185 in Simsbury.
Route 7: Take Route 44 to Canaan, head south on Route 7.
Route 190: Take Route 84 east to Union, and Route 190 west.
Gillette Castle: Take Route 9 south to Exit 7; follow signs.
Hubbard Park: The road to the tower is off West Main Street in Meriden.
Farmington River Bicycle Trail: Off Route 4 in Burlington.
Farmington Canal Heritage Trail: Take Route 10 in Cheshire; go right onto Route 42.
Farmington Canal Heritage Greenway: Off Drake Hill Road, Simsbury.
Lake Waramaug: New Preston, 8-mile loop around lake.