Active Valley CT

Your Active Lifestyle Resource for the Lower Naugatuck Valley

This guide features low-cost and no-cost physical activity resources in the Lower Naugatuck Valley communities of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Naugatuck, Oxford, Seymour, and Shelton.

You can use this guide to:

  • Find resources based on the type of activity.
    • Click on a tab for a type of activity that interests you.
    • On the corresponding map, click on an icon representing a resource location to find more information.
  • Find other physical activity resources.
    • Community parks and recreation departments
    • Non-profit organizations
    • Senior centers
    • Nature and environmental centers
    • Non-profits (YMCA, Boys & Girls Clubs, etc.)
    • Resources from beyond the Valley
  • Search resources based on the name.
    • If you know the location's name, click on the magnifying glass icon to find the location and more information about it.


Note: Locations are highlighted for specific activities, but please do not rule out walking within your community on sidewalks, riding your bike on safe streets, or playing in your own yard.

Data for these resources are sourced from local governments, non-profits, land trusts, conservation commissions, the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments, and the State of Connecticut.

Active Valley CT Planning Partners