New! Updated Recreation chapter of the
Connecticut River Management Plan

Canoeing & Kayaking on the
Upper Connecticut River
Whether it's dancing whitewater or gentle flatwater you're after, the Connecticut has it all.

What Every Boater Should Know
Summer on the Connecticut - make it a safe one for you and the river. Know the boating speed law. Find links to outdoor recreation organizations.

Boating Maps
13 maps show 70 boat launches and canoe access sites to the Connecticut River in NH and VT, color-coded to show legal boat speed limits and no-wake zones.

Swimming in the Connecticut River
It's safe to swim in most parts of the Connecticut River, thanks to efforts in pollution control. Here are some specifics.

Fish the Connecticut River
What you need to know before you wet that line

Hit the trail!
Links to trail organizations...the Connecticut River Birding Trail...and more