Sunrise Resort in Moodus on Rte. 151 is one of Yankee Magazine’s 100 best family resorts in North America. Go horseback riding, mountain biking, swim, play sand volleyball, tennis and mini golf. Enjoy great food and entertainment too at an old-fashioned summer fun camp.
Take a scenic ride down Rte. 154 to the the nearby Essex Steam Train & Riverboat.
Dress up for dinner at the historic Gelston House and a lively musical nextdoor at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam.
DRIVING TIP: Approximate driving distance between furthest points (1 & 3) is 10 miles.
Family resort located on the Salmon River. 160 units, 30 campsites, rest., ent., playground, O pool, whirlpools, paddle boats, rowboats, canoeing, tennis, dancing, organized activities. Weekly rates available.
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat Ride
Ride in 1920s? coaches pulled by an authentic steam locomotive. Then, board the river boat Becky Thatcher and cruise along the Connecticut River. Gift shop, snack shop, special events. Dinner train (May-Oct)
Goodspeed Opera House
Nationally acclaimed musicals performed in a historic Victorian theater overlooking the Connecticut River.