Encircled by public forest, the 665-acre Castle Valley Ranch near Cedar City, Utah, was family-owned for more than a century. The diverse landscape includes meadows, woodlands, and wetlands that are home to many species of wildlife. The land provides... Read more

The majestic Sierra Buttes are a dramatic backdrop to the Northern Sierra's "Lakes Basin." Few people realize that this apparently pristine landscape was once actively mined as part of the Sierra Mother Lode. This has left the land in a fragmented... Read more

With its rugged terrain, mature forests, and remote location, the
14,000-acre Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness features stunning
waterfalls, rapids, ponds, oxbows, and terraces along the river's
13-mile run in Michigan's deepest valley.... Read more

In partnership with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, TPL protected the Venison Creek property, one of the largest contiguous blocks of privately-owned land within the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. At 1,150 acres the property includes 3/4 mile of... Read more

Totally surrounded by the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, this 80-acre Bayfield County property was one of the few remaining privately held lands within the national forest. This property includes a mature stand of northern hardwood forest. Parcels... Read more

Sharing an eight-mile boundary with the popular Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, the 1,135-acre Moose Lake property was an attractive prospect for second home development. But large inholding—privately owned property within the boundaries of public... Read more

TPL has helped protect significant historical resources in Chickamauga National Military Park. In February 2001, TPL acquired the 24-acre Ruby Falls tract on Lookout Mountain, an important inholding of the Eastern battlefield offering spectacular views of... Read more

A cluster of four historic homes on ten acres of Bound Brook Island near Cape Cod Bay distinguished the vacation compound owned by Judge Francis J. Biddle, U.S. Attorney General during World War II and primary U.S. judge during the post-war Nuremburg... Read more

For more than five decades, North of Highland Camping Area's 237 pine-shaded campsites have offered one of the few ways a family could stay at the Cape Cod National Seashore at reasonable cost. A few years back, Steve Currier, the camp's owner, began to... Read more

The Hancock Ranch was one of the last large private parcels in Sedona's Red Rock area, a region known for its stunning red sandstone cliffs and formations. The ranch is adjacent to the Honanki Heritage Site, one of the largest cliff dwellings in Coconino... Read more