Bluff Point State Park & Coastal Reserve — May 27, 2021

"Bluff Point was designated a 'Coastal Reserve' by a special act of the Connecticut legislature in 1975 to establish the area 'for the purpose of preserving its native ecological associations, unique faunal and floral characteristics, geological features and scenic qualities in a condition of undisturbed integrity'."

Sleeping Giant State Park — May 20, 2021

A prominent landscape feature visible for miles, the Sleeping Giant receives its name from its anthropomorphic resemblance to a slumbering human figure as seen from either the north or south. The Giant is known for its expansive clifftop vistas, rugged topography, and microclimate ecosystems.