New Interactive Trail Maps Available

GLCT Members Ted Mankovich and Frank Ferro have been busy getting a new and improved trail mapping app up and running.
 

Be Aware During Hunting Season

Please be aware that hunting season runs between September and March. Hunting is permitted on the State-owned land in Westwoods and on many other privately held properties throughout Guilford. Wear bright colors and use caution during this time. For more specific dates and information, see http://www.ct.gov/deep/hunting.

Olmsted Profiled in New Video

GLCT member and Guilford resident, Al Di Marzio, of Aldimar Productions, has recently created a documentary video to highlight GLCT's Olmsted Outlook property at River Street and Broad Street. Please enjoy the video here and share with your friends.
 
To read more about Olmsted, please click here.

Jared Eliot view

Hartford Courant Profiles Guilford Land Trust Properties

“My feet crunched through the marsh grass as I approached the banks of Spencer Creek. In the mud below, hundreds of fiddler crabs scrambled sideways in different directions looking to hide in their holes. Nearby, a great blue heron flew off, startled by my presence in its world.” Read more

Upcoming Events

Nov
1
Sat
1:00 pm Braemore Preserve to Rockland Pr... @ Braemore Preserve
Braemore Preserve to Rockland Pr... @ Braemore Preserve
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore two beautiful preserves with GLCT member and AMC-trained Janet Ainsworth (203-530-7826 or janetkainsworth@gmail.com). The hike will begin at Braemore Preserve in Guilford, continue to Coan Pond in the Rockland Preserve in Madison, and return[...]
Nov
9
Sun
2:00 pm Broomstick Ledges @ Bluff Head parking lot
Broomstick Ledges @ Bluff Head parking lot
Nov 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Please join open space stewards, Scott Williams (203-804-6134) and Kevin Clark for an exploration of GLCT’s Broomstick Ledges property. This ecologically important property includes unique geology and a range of habitat types. Park at the[...]
Nov
17
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trail Committee Meetin... @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trail Committee Meetin... @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trail Committee. All are welcome!
Dec
7
Sun
10:00 am Family-Friendly Exploration of E... @ Eastwoods
Family-Friendly Exploration of E... @ Eastwoods
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join hike leader Stacey Smith for the second hike in a three-part series exploring how nature changes with the seasons. This family-friendly hike will take some time to observe flora and fauna along the trail.[...]
Dec
15
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trail Committee Meetin... @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trail Committee Meetin... @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trail Committee. All are welcome!

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