Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is always ready to help answer your questions and offer suggestions.We can help you decide the type and amount of stone you need for your particular project.We strive to provide our customers with quality materials and efficient service at competitive prices!Call for more information about our Building stone 860-875-3580.Our stone is used by contractors, landscape artists and do-it-yourself minded people.Skyline stone is a mix of granite and sandstone called granite schist.
You can choose from cut stone, flagstone, veneer, wall stone and other materials.
Nothing compares to the durability and ageless beauty of natural stone quarried in Stafford Springs, CT.
Skyline Quarry has provided quality raw and cut stone for more than 60 years.
Personal Gear (should weigh less than 15 pounds) Backpack and rain cover (garbage bag OK) Sleeping bag in a waterproof stuff sack Sleeping pad (pillow optional) Personal first aid kit Two water bottles – minimum 2 liters total Two small flashlights Scoop and toilet paper Mess Kit (bowl, cup, utensils) Light towel and/or bandanna Sunglasses Carabiner Emergency Food Personal Items (Toothbrush, soap, glasses, contact solution, medicines) Emergency Kit in a bag: compass, pocket knife, sunscreen, chap stick, signaling devices (whistle and mirror), paper and pencil, map in a waterproof bag, matches in a waterproof bag, water purifier tablets, duct tape, insect repellent, two zip lock bags, two garbage bags Nice to Have: Walking Sticks, Stool or Chair, Waterproof Watch, Camera, Mosquito Hat, Wire Saw, Spices for food, Fishing Pole Clothing – including what you wear (Should weigh less than eight pounds): Sturdy hiking boots (broken in) Water shoes/camp shoes 2-3 pair non-cotton socks 2-3 pair sock liners (optional) 2 Hiking shorts or pants (one pair of long pants and something for swimming) 0-2 pair underwear 2 T-shirts and one long sleeve shirt Rain gear or poncho Hat or Cap (Wide Brim) Warm heavy shirt, sweater, sweatshirt or jacket (no cotton) Fleece pants or long underwear bottoms Gloves or glove liners and warm hat Many new backpackers bring too many clothes.
Schist is a metamorphic rock that comes in almost infinite variety, but its main characteristic is hinted at in its name: schist comes from the ancient Greek for “split”.
Skyline Quarry stone has seams, we hand work each piece of stone by splitting the stone with chisels and hammers.