Trails

On a warm summer morning, I stood on the old runway and tried to decipher the number or letter denoted by broken paint chips under a jungle of weeds. It's the only tangible evidence of the Madison airport where hundreds of pilots learned to fly. The 42-... Read more

The overgrown Coogan Farm dates to the 17th century and is a keystone parcel between Mystic Aquarium, Mystic Seaport and the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center property once eyed for development, but some locals had a different idea.

Less than a mile from the Long Trail and the Appalachian Trail, the Mendon Brook property features Northern Hardwood forests , meadows, and wetlands that provide extensive recreational opportunities-from hiking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing to... Read more

Camp Myeerah, near Bellefontaine, Ohio, served as a popular Girl Scout camp for more than 50 years. When the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio decided to sell the camp, they wanted to ensure that the new owner would still allow the land to be used for camping,... Read more

Located in Duxbury, Vermont, the 2,085 acres known as the Dowsville Headwaters sits adjacent to Camel’s Hump State Park, one of Vermont’s most iconic sites. The Trust for Public Land is now... Read more

A public celebration is being planned to note the acquisition of 226 acres of high-quality forestland in the Issaquah Alps - the result of a partnership between King County and The Trust for Public Land.

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For more than a century, the Northfield Mount Hermon School in Northfield, Massachusetts, owned much of the 1,600-acre forest that forms the northeastern backdrop of the town. Besides being a key resource for outdoor... Read more

Northfield Mount Hermon (NMH) and The Trust for Public Land, a national nonprofit land conservation organization, have reached an agreement for the potential sale of the... Read more

In the 1990s, population in the Seattle area increased dramatically and the I-90 corridor was targeted for extensive development. The Trust for Public Land worked with citizens and community leaders to create the Mountains to Sound Greenway, which helped... Read more

Located just ten miles northeast of Gunnison, Fossil Ridge is completely surrounded by the Gunnison National Forest. Butch and Judy Clark purchased 960 acres here in the 1970s and have always allowed the community to use their property for hiking, hunting... Read more

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