Guilford Land Trust Protects 12 Acres on Bluff Head

The Guilford Land Conservation Trust (GLCT) took another step toward preserving Totoket Mountain – the ridge that ends at Bluff Head – with the purchase in October of 12 acres in the northwest corner of Guilford, along the top of the ridge. The parcel had been one of GLCT’s highest priorities for years, as it […]

Please Support Our Work

In 2016 we: Led 18 hikes and children’s explorations of Guilford’s natural treasures, Hosted a demonstration of the historic Sperry cider mill on River Street, Replaced and updated 8 kiosks, Replaced 1,000’ of plank walk in Westwoods and the Kampmeyer Preserve, Marked 25 miles of GLCT property boundaries, Redesigned and updated the Westwoods Trails Map, […]

Spring 2017 Walk Card

Our Spring Walk Card, a handy reminder for your fridge, has our guided walks from April 4th to June 24th. We will be posting more info on our event calendar as well. Hope to see you and your friends/family on a spring walk! Download the Spring … [Read More...]

Upcoming Events

Oct
22
Sun
8:00 am Bimbler’s Bluff 2017 @ Guilford Lakes School
Bimbler’s Bluff 2017 @ Guilford Lakes School
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
The 10th Bimblers Bluff 50k will take place on on October 22, 2017 at 8:00 am. Registration will open in January, there will be no race day registrations accepted. The Bimblers Bluff 50k is an[...]
Oct
24
Tue
9:00 am Midweek Hike at the Timberlands @ Maple Hill Road
Midweek Hike at the Timberlands @ Maple Hill Road
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Please join GLCT members Duffy Mudry (203-506-9877) and Stacey Smith on a fast paced hike through Guilford’s Timberland property. We will hike past Upper lake, cross the Iron Stream and enjoy the upland forest of[...]
Nov
7
Tue
10:00 am Professional Development Day Hike @ Peddlers Road trailhead
Professional Development Day Hike @ Peddlers Road trailhead
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Don’t know what to do with your active kids on a PD day? Or do you want to spend quality time with your teen in the woods? Join GLCT Director, Steve Besse (203-215-6786), on a[...]
Nov
12
Sun
10:00 am Broomstick Ledges Guided Walk @ Broomstick Ledges trailhead
Broomstick Ledges Guided Walk @ Broomstick Ledges trailhead
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hike with GLCT Director, Bill Bloss (203-336-4421), on a four mile loop through GLCT property on Broomstick Ledges. Meet at Bluff Head parking lot where we will step across an ancient fault line into a[...]
Nov
18
Sat
11:30 am Family Friendly Dinosaur Rock Hike @ Peddlers Road trailhead
Family Friendly Dinosaur Rock Hike @ Peddlers Road trailhead
Nov 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
If you were unable to attend the Westwoods hike on Nov. 7th, here is your chance to hike it with GLCT Vice President, John DellaVentura (203-871-9896). Meet at the Peddlers Road entrance. Please pack a[...]