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Welcome to the Branford Land Trust website, where we invite you to help PROTECT, LEARN about and EXPLORE Branford’s open space and diverse natural features.

Branford’s Red Hill Woods From Selectman’s Stones To Indian Ledges

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by Peter Marteka, Hartford Courant, Nature’s Path & Way To Go (August 20, 2016) A pile of rocks along the trails of Branford’s Red Hill Woods tells a story of long-ago border patrols along the Guilford line. The rocks have various years etched into them, some dating back to the late 1800s, denoting the times […]

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Preserving Spectacle Island Memories

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Branford resident Eric Johansson loved the outdoors! When he wasn’t out in his boat fishing, he was working at Vail Ski Resort, spending his free time skiing. But, summer was his favorite time of year. At the age of 10, Eric bought a boat with his own money. He took and passed the Connecticut boating […]

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Wanna get your hands dirty?

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Branford Land Trust Work Parties offer a chance to get to know our properties, to do some good outdoor work, and to spend a little time with some great people. If you have school age kids, this is a chance for them to pick up some community service credits. Call Bill Horne (203-488-6146) for more […]

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BLT Environmental Day Camp for Kids!

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Registration is still open for the Branford Land Trust’s 21th Annual Environmental Day Camp to be held on Monday, August 22 at Killam’s Point Conference Center in Branford. Children ages 5-9 can enjoy hands-on activities, including touch tanks, woodland and Long Island Sound exploration, nature crafts, and more. The day will run from approximately 9:00 […]

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Red Hill Woods Nature Walk: This Weekend!

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Join us this Saturday, August 6 to discover Red Hill Woods, the crown of a 950-acre open space preserve located in the Hoadley Creek Watershed. The walk begins at 10am, is approximately one mile in length, and will take about one hour. Walkers should expect moderate terrain, with some sloping trails and inclines. Bring water. […]

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Branford Land Trust
P.O. Box 254
Branford, CT 06405
(203) 483-5263
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