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.
 
Read more about Olmsted.

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
9:00 am Heavy Trail Clearing @ Three Corners Road trailhead
Heavy Trail Clearing @ Three Corners Road trailhead
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
We’re not exactly sure when all the trees came down, but five were reported at the October WWTC meet. We plan to clear the three of them that are close to the upper end of[...]
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
11:00 am Green Trail Re-blazing @ Westwoods - Dunk Rock Road trailhead
Green Trail Re-blazing @ Westwoods - Dunk Rock Road trailhead
Nov 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The WWTC had its first meeting of the 2014-15 season tonight and summer reports suggest that the trails are in pretty good shape. So, without much heavy work to do, we’ll be doing a series[...]
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
16
Sun
2:00 pm Green Trail Re-blazing @ Westwoods - Dunk Rock Road trailhead
Green Trail Re-blazing @ Westwoods - Dunk Rock Road trailhead
Nov 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The WWTC had its first meeting of the 2014-15 season tonight and summer reports suggest that the trails are in pretty good shape. So, without much heavy work to do, we’ll be doing a series[...]

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