2 days in Hartford & Punxsutawney Itinerary

2 days in Hartford & Punxsutawney Itinerary

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2 days in Hartford & Punxsutawney Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Hartford
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Punxsutawney
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Newark

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at The Mark Twain House & Museum.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hartford route app .

Newark to Hartford is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in February, plan for little chillier nights in Hartford, with lows around 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Punxsutawney.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Historic Sites
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The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum

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Punxsutawney

Punxsutawney ©
Punxsutawney is a borough in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, United States, northeast of Pittsburgh.HistoryThe area was originally settled by the Lenape (Delaware Indians), and the name "Punxsutawney" derives from a Native name in Unami (a Lenape language): ', which translates to "town of the sandflies" or "town of the mosquitoes". On the 2nd (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Phil's Burrow, then walk around Gobbler's Knob, and then stroll through Mahoning Shadow Trail.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Punxsutawney road trip planning website .

Drive from Hartford to Punxsutawney in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 35°F in February, and nighttime lows around 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Punxsutawney

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Gobbler's Knob ©
Gobbler's Knob
Phil's Burrow ©
Phil's Burrow

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