South of Hartford and southwest of Middlefield, the Powder Ridge Ski Area has 18 runs served by five lifts.
To reach the snowboarding at Powder Ridge Ski Area from Hartford, head south on the Berlin Turnpike to Exit #67W. Head east on East Main Street to SR66 for 2 miles. Turn right on SR147 for 1.5 miles to Powder Hill Road. Turn right on Powder Hill Road for 0.5 miles to the ski area.
Overall, Powder Ridge Ski Area is the 4th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 5 snowboarding resorts in Connecticut.