Running Loops

Explore the local area surrounding Robinson Aviation on foot with these running loops.

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Golfing

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The Fairways Driving Range
19 Tipping Drive | Branford, CT 06405

Located ten minutes from Robinson Aviation, offers year-round driving. The heated stalls are open from 11 AM to 4 PM in the Winter. There is also a putting green and chipping area. 

Twin Lakes Golf Course
241 Twin Lakes Road | North Branford, CT  06471

Located fifteen minutes from Robinson Aviation, offers a picturesque New England Executive-Style course. All Par 3s, this 9 hole course is a relaxing way to pass the time while staying with us. 

Alling Memorial Golf Club
35 Eastern Street | New Haven, CT  06513

located ten minutes from Robinson Aviation, Alling boasts a full 18 holes of New England golfing. Alling has played host to some of the region's largest golfing tournaments and has recently undergone a major renovation.

No clubs? No problem! Robinson Aviation has golf clubs available for rent on a first come-first serve basis, for a nominal fee. Please see the front desk for more information!

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Hiking

Whether you are looking to invigorate or travel at a more leisurely pace, options to satisfy hikers of all levels are within 15 minutes of the Tweed-New Haven Airport.

West Rock Ridge State Park

With over 23 miles of hiking trails, from improved to rough, vertical climbs, East Rock Ridge offers visitors access to one of the area's best vantage points. Drive or hike to the top for nearly 200 miles of un-obstructed views of New Haven County and Long Island Sound. 

East Rock Park

Ample picnic areas and scenic overlooks dominate the East Rock Park, which boasts  nearly 12 miles of hiking trails from easy to moderate difficulty. The on-site Trowbridge Environmental Center offers visitors the chance to learn about local flora and fauna.

  EAST ROCK PARK,  just north of Robinson Aviation, features a vehicle path to the summit, as well as various hiking trails. The views from the top of the rock are stunning.

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Additional Ideas:

  • Connecticut Bike Tour (Guilford - LINK)
  • Kayak half & day rentals (Milford - LINK)
  • Robinson Aviation self-guided driving tour (in crew car [2 hrs] or rental [4 hrs] )

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