The Connecticut River falls near The Norwich Inn, making it a wonderful attraction when you visit and a fantastic place for kayaking in Vermont. We recommend you spend some time on the river or its shoreline. To get your imagination working, we’ve some great ideas (like kayaking and more) for things to do near The Connecticut River.
- A relaxing activity, while you are in the area, is taking a stroll along the shoreline. You can walk in the Rinker-Steele Natural Area, Lower Slade Brook Natural Area, or over the river on the Ledyard Free Bridge.
- Get on the river. You can find excellent fishing opportunities, or you can explore the shoreline off of the water. Ledyard Canoe Club and Connecticut River Outfitters are the places you should seek out. You can rent a canoe, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboard.
- Spend time exploring some of the rivers and creeks that break off the Connecticut River. You can check out Mink Brook, White River, and Ompompanoosuc River.
- You can also walk through downtown Hanover and explore some of the city’s attractions. You can see Dartmouth College, Nathan’s Garden, and the Montshire Museum of Science near the Connecticut River.
Enjoy Your Time On The Connecticut River
The Connecticut River is a beautiful attraction that you shouldn’t pass up, whether it’s for kayaking or hiking. But, there is plenty more to do in the area off of the River and nearby The Norwich Inn. Take some time to read more about the site in our travel guide. We’ve been in the area for a while. The Norwich Inn’s history dates to 1797, located near Dartmouth College. When you stay with us, we can guarantee that you will have plenty of things to do and see. Call us today at 802-649-1143 to learn more about our inn (or check availability online).