Lime Rock Park

497 Lime Rock Road, Lime Rock, CT 06039.

(860) 435-5000. Lime Rock Park, on the National Registry of Historic Places, is New England's Road Racing Home, bringing world-class sports car racing to the gorgeous Northwest Corner of CT for the past 59 years. Major spectator events include Memorial Day Weekend "Spring Opener" featuring Trans-Am & the Royals Car Show; Rotary Club Independence Day Fireworks, July 4; IMSA Tudor United Sports Car Championship, July ; and Historic Festival, the best in vintage racing and concours d' elegance, Labor Day Weekend. Free parking & paddock access, kids 12 and under free, veterans and active military free. Bring your picnic blanket and lawn chairs. Summer and winter autocross for any licensed driver, too!

Matthews 1812 House, Inc.

250 Kent Street, South, Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754.

US Rte. 7, (860) 672-0149 or (800) 662-1812. Specializing in Cakes, Cookies and Brownies, which we bake in small batches, using only the finest ingredients, without preservatives. Pick up or send for our 40 page catalogue of cakes, tortes, candies, cookies and nuts. Mon.-Fri. 9-5.

Miranda Vineyard

42 Ives Rd., Goshen, CT 06756.

(860) 491-9906. Ideally located in the rolling Litchfield Hills, near covered bridges, antique shops and historic inns. Its bright and airy tasting room and large exterior deck make an excellent place to sit, relax, have a glass of wine and enjoy the company of good friends. Open Fri., Sat., & Sun. 12 - 5 with extended summer & holiday hours.

Mohawk

Cornwall, CT 06796.

Goshen/Cornwall. 6 miles west of Goshen off Rte. 4. 260 acre park offers hiking, lookout tower/overlook, x-country skiing, fishing, picnicking & black spruce bog. Youth Group Camping. Privately operated Mohawk Mountain Ski Area (860) 672-6100 located in the park offers groomed down hill skiing on 23 trails. Park Office: (860) 491-3620. Charge: none.

Mohawk Mountain Ski Area

46 Great Hollow Road, Cornwall, CT 06753.

Off Rte. 4. (860) 672-6100. Connecticut's largest ski and snowboard resort, with 25 trails and 8 lifts (including 2 carpet lifts) on more than 125 skiable acres with snowmaking serving 99% of our terrain. Our rustic Main Lodge offers a full range of services, including lift tickets, group sales, delicious food, a full-service rental/repair shop, and the Snowsports Discovery Center. Parents enjoy watching their little ones from The Perch, our newest lodge, conveniently sited overlooking the dedicated children's learning area.

Sunset Meadow Vineyards

599 Old Middle St., Goshen, CT 06756.

Rte. 63.  (860) 201-4654. With over 50 acres of planted vineyards and 13,000 sustainably farmed vines Sunset Meadow Vineyards is proud to be one of Connecticut's premier vineyards located in the picturesque rolling hills of Litchfield County with spectacular panoramic views. Open year round, guests can enjoy our award-winning estate wines in our originally constructed 1800's barn-style tasting room. On the CT Wine Trail.

The Wish House

413 Main St., (near the covered bridge), P.O. Box 122, West Cornwall, CT 06796. Phone: (860) 672-2969. Gifts - clothing - home accents - gallery in a colourful inspiring ambience- celebrate life - get ideas - be surprised - relax and inhale wit & whimsy - smile! Open daily 11-6. Closed Tuesdays.

Thorncrest Farm & Milk House Chocolates

280 Town Hill Road, Goshen, CT 06756.

860-309-2545. e harvest our hay and pasture our cows. This ensures our cows are fed the finest sweetest hay and natural feeds; from this they produce our signature milk. Milk House Chocolates brings you artisanal chocolates made in small batches, one at a time, with our fresh milk, cream and butter. These Chocolates are for those who desire something truly special. They will melt, taste, and feel different. If you enjoy locally grown fresh food made with the purest ingredients, and attention to detail, stop by for a tasting. Hours: Thursday – 12:00 – 5:00 pm and Friday, Saturday & Sunday – 10:00 am – 5:00 am.