Best Ocean JauntWatch for cormorants, egrets, and oystercatchers at Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge (fws.gov/northeast/mckinney), and search for the Manhattan skyline peeking above the horizon. The Small Boat Shop in South Norwalk offers full-day guided sea-kayaking tours.
New England Traveler
Planning a New England day trip, weekend getaway, or longer adventure? Explore our curated New England travel directory, featuring picks from the editors of Yankee Magazine (the New England experts since 1935) for the best things to do in each state, plus where to shop, eat, and stay.