This scenic road follows the curves of Lake Zoar making it a lovely drive any time of year. Crossing a steel bridge (Glen Rd.) enter Newtown established in 1711; just after the bridge is the historic Benjamin Cutriss House erected in 1747.
To visit McLaughlin Vineyard, (1.5 mi.) take your first right on Walnut Tree Hill Rd., a right on Alberts Hill Rd., the Vineyard is 100 yards on the right. The Vineyard, located on the Housatonic River has a tasting room, hiking trails, and seasonal events. Retrace your steps.