Trails

King County and The Trust for Public Land are taking the last few steps in a two-year-long journey to permanently preserve more than 200 acres of Cascade foothills forestland.
 

The Gros Ventre Road has for decades come to its end at a privately owned historic ranch that stretched for 2.5 miles along the Gros Ventre River. A few years from now the road will still come to a dead end, but hikers and fishermen will be able to... Read more

A campaign to fund the $1.13 acquisition of a 215-acre parcel of undeveloped land in Cumberland and North Yarmouth is $90,000 from completion. The Trust for Public Land, the Chebeague & Cumberland Land Trust, and the Royal River Conservation Trust have... Read more

A $2 million grant for the state's share of funding to buy the last unprotected stretch of coastal forest in southern New England won unanimous approval of the state Bond Commission.

The state Bond Commission on Monday is expected to approve $2 million to cover Connecticut’s share of the $8.09 million purchase price of 1,000 acres of coastal forest spread across three shoreline towns.

Fulfilling a promise by Governor Dannel P. Malloy, that the State would be an active partner in the effort to permanently protect a 1,000 acre coastal forest known as The Preserve, the Connecticut State Bond Commission today unanimously voted in favor of... Read more

Of course there will be sleeper hits and breakout stars. But when it comes to the 2015 pop culture moments we’re already regarding as money in the bank, how could we not have a good feeling about so many of our beloved favorites coming back — even if, for... Read more

A 5,774-acre forested property in Franklin County has been permanently protected, ensuring that it will continue to produce timber and logging jobs and will be available for recreation such as snowmobiling, fishing, hiking, and hunting, The Trust for... Read more

The deal, which was finalized recently between The Trust for Public Land and Linkletter Timberlands, provides public access for recreation–including on two ITS snowmobile trails–while maintaining the land as a working forest.

"Allemansrätt" is the Swedish philosophy of the right of public access to land and the implicit responsibility to protect and conserve it. Allemansrätt Wilderness Park in Lindstrom, northeast of St. Paul, occupies more than 90 acres of woodland and wetland... Read more

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