Recreation & Programs

This is the beauty of the Riverfront. You want to push for a new personal best in the mile? You can do it here. You want to see a future NFL player? You can do it here. You want to kick back and go fishing? You can see where this is going. Four parks, connected by walkways for walking, running and mountain biking. Playgrounds, athletic fields and boat launches abound. Take in a cricket match or a softball game. Go bird watching. Learn the climbing ropes on the Riverfront Adventure Challenge Course. Take part in an adult or youth rowing program or the Adaptive Rowing program for those with physical and/or visual impairments. On the Riverfront, there are no limitations. Only endless possibilities.


Recreational and competitive classes are offered to everyone from pre-teens to retirees. Learn More

Youth Programs

Our diverse programs offer a variety of recreational activities for youth in beautiful natural setting. Learn More


Nothing beats fishing along the Connecticut River, where the fish population is healthy and abundant. Learn More

Walkways & Trails

Walk, run or bike our trails; the choice is yours! Learn More

Sporting Events

Come out and experience the many sporting events held along the Riverfront. Learn More

Riverfront Adventure Program

Build leadership and teamwork skills while participating in activities from dragon boating to a ropes course. Learn More


Riverfront’s parks are a great place to launch your boat for a day of boating on the Connecticut River. Learn More

Fitness & Exercise

Our parks are a great place to get out and enjoy nature while staying fit. Learn More

River Boat Cruises

All aboard! Set sail for a lunch, dinner, cocktail party or buffet on one of our two cruise lines. Learn More

Sports Organizations

Local teams and organizations use our parks for practices, games and events. Learn More