Ten of the Most Exciting Sledding Spots In and Near Danbury
How about we all get bundled up and go sledding?! Who's up for it? Anybody? Whaddya mean it's too cold?
Danbury Patch had a great article on sledding spots in Danbury and I've got a couple I'd like to add.
Richter Park Golf Course is located at 100 Aunt Hack Road in Danbury. Sledding is across the road from the clubhouse.
Tarrywile Park can be found at 70 Southern Blvd in Danbury. You may have to do some walking to reach the good hills.
The best hill is at the back of the school on the right hand side. Brookfield High is at 45 Long Meadow Hill Road.
You'll find Treadwell Park on Philo Curtis Rd in Sandy Hook.
It's difficult to pinpoint the exact location for sledding on Sand Road. This is one of those you'll-know-it-when-you-see-it kind of deals.
You can't beat most golf courses when it comes to some awesome hills for sledding, tubing, or tobogganing. You'll find Whitney Farms at 175 Shelton Road(Rte. 110) in Monroe. Parking is available on the street and the hill is great for all ages.
Rockwell Elementary is located at 400 Whittlesey Drive in Bethel. Like various golf courses, public schools provide some awesome sledding hills. Just head on over to Rockwell Elementary and look for a gaggle of cars.
You'll find the Ridgefield Golf Course at 545 Ridgebury Road.
New Pond Farm is located in West Redding at 101 Marchant Road. You may need to be a member to take advantage of their property. Call 203-938-2117 for more info. Dogs are not allowed.
If you're driving from the Danbury area on North Street, make the right onto Hayestown Avenue, and then just past Henry Abbott Tech on your left, you'll see all kinds of kids having a blast sledding down the school's big hill. At the light, hang a left onto Tamarack Ave. and the school entrance will be on your left.