The Winter Solstice Hikes

Today is the winter solstice. It’s the shortest day, it’s the longest night. At the winter solstice each year we are reminded that there is light in the darkness, that warmth and longer days are ahead of us, and that we can hope for new life, rebirth, and growth come spring.  The promise of the […]

Old Town Farm Conserved in Pomfret

High in the hills of Pomfret, Vermont, just off Wild Apple Road, are 112 acres of undeveloped land with an important role in the town’s history. This land was the “Town Farm,” also referred to as the “Poor Farm” and several cellar holes and a small field remain as evidence that it was once here. […]

Thank You to our Volunteers!

Despite the pandemic 2020 was a productive year for UVLT volunteers. From easement monitoring, to the Brookmead Food Pantry Garden, to creating trail networks and building bridges – UVLT volunteers were busy this field season. UVLT volunteers contributed over 1,500 hours to conservation and stewardship in the Upper Valley! More than 200 individuals over the […]