Past Events

TrailBlazers – Walk at Hartman Park

Date: Tue December 30, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Meet at Hartman Park Parking Lot
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
Presenter: Lyme Land Conservation Trust and Town of Lyme
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Three chimneys before after copyJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme with Humphrey Tyler. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will visit the newly cleaned-up three Chimneys and walk by the remnants of the old charcoal kiln.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo: Three Chimneys before and after by Wendolyn HIll.

Three chimneys before after copyJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme with Humphrey Tyler. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will visit the newly cleaned-up three Chimneys and walk by the remnants of the old charcoal kiln.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo: Three Chimneys before and after by Wendolyn HIll.


Three chimneys before after copyJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme with Humphrey Tyler. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will visit the newly cleaned-up three Chimneys and walk by the remnants of the old charcoal kiln.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo: Three Chimneys before and after by Wendolyn HIll.

Three chimneys before after copyJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme with Humphrey Tyler. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will visit the newly cleaned-up three Chimneys and walk by the remnants of the old charcoal kiln.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo: Three Chimneys before and after by Wendolyn HIll.


PRESERVE CLOSURES for Hunting

Date: Wed November 19, 2014 thru Tue December 23, 2014
Time: Monday through Friday
Place:
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
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Hunting-Map-2013During Firearms Deer Hunting Season beginning Wednesday, November 19 through Tuesday, December 23, 2014, the following Preserves in Lyme will be closed Monday through Friday except to licensed hunters with valid consent permits:

Banningwood Preserve, Beebe Preserve, Chestnut Hill Preserve, Eno Preserve, Hand Smith, Honey Hill Preserve, Jewett Preserve, Mount Archer Woods, Pickwick’s Preserve, Plimpton Preserve, and Slawson Preserve.

These preserves, owned by the Town of Lyme and/or the Lyme Land Conservation Trust, will be open on Saturdays and Sundays during this hunting period as no hunting is allowed on weekends.  Please be aware that hunting is allowed in Lyme on State and Private land every day except Sunday. Click here or on the map image to see the regulated hunting map of the Lyme open space properties. 

For more information on the hunting program in Lyme, please go to: Hunting Program. Controlled hunting helps us in our stewardship duties to prevent environmental damage caused by overpopulation of deer, geese, and wild turkey.

Hunting-Map-2013During Firearms Deer Hunting Season beginning Wednesday, November 19 through Tuesday, December 23, 2014, the following Preserves in Lyme will be closed Monday through Friday except to licensed hunters with valid consent permits:

Banningwood Preserve, Beebe Preserve, Chestnut Hill Preserve, Eno Preserve, Hand Smith, Honey Hill Preserve, Jewett Preserve, Mount Archer Woods, Pickwick’s Preserve, Plimpton Preserve, and Slawson Preserve.

These preserves, owned by the Town of Lyme and/or the Lyme Land Conservation Trust, will be open on Saturdays and Sundays during this hunting period as no hunting is allowed on weekends.  Please be aware that hunting is allowed in Lyme on State and Private land every day except Sunday. Click here or on the map image to see the regulated hunting map of the Lyme open space properties. 

For more information on the hunting program in Lyme, please go to: Hunting Program. Controlled hunting helps us in our stewardship duties to prevent environmental damage caused by overpopulation of deer, geese, and wild turkey.


Hunting-Map-2013During Firearms Deer Hunting Season beginning Wednesday, November 19 through Tuesday, December 23, 2014, the following Preserves in Lyme will be closed Monday through Friday except to licensed hunters with valid consent permits:

Banningwood Preserve, Beebe Preserve, Chestnut Hill Preserve, Eno Preserve, Hand Smith, Honey Hill Preserve, Jewett Preserve, Mount Archer Woods, Pickwick’s Preserve, Plimpton Preserve, and Slawson Preserve.

These preserves, owned by the Town of Lyme and/or the Lyme Land Conservation Trust, will be open on Saturdays and Sundays during this hunting period as no hunting is allowed on weekends.  Please be aware that hunting is allowed in Lyme on State and Private land every day except Sunday. Click here or on the map image to see the regulated hunting map of the Lyme open space properties. 

For more information on the hunting program in Lyme, please go to: Hunting Program. Controlled hunting helps us in our stewardship duties to prevent environmental damage caused by overpopulation of deer, geese, and wild turkey.

Hunting-Map-2013During Firearms Deer Hunting Season beginning Wednesday, November 19 through Tuesday, December 23, 2014, the following Preserves in Lyme will be closed Monday through Friday except to licensed hunters with valid consent permits:

Banningwood Preserve, Beebe Preserve, Chestnut Hill Preserve, Eno Preserve, Hand Smith, Honey Hill Preserve, Jewett Preserve, Mount Archer Woods, Pickwick’s Preserve, Plimpton Preserve, and Slawson Preserve.

These preserves, owned by the Town of Lyme and/or the Lyme Land Conservation Trust, will be open on Saturdays and Sundays during this hunting period as no hunting is allowed on weekends.  Please be aware that hunting is allowed in Lyme on State and Private land every day except Sunday. Click here or on the map image to see the regulated hunting map of the Lyme open space properties. 

For more information on the hunting program in Lyme, please go to: Hunting Program. Controlled hunting helps us in our stewardship duties to prevent environmental damage caused by overpopulation of deer, geese, and wild turkey.


Trailblazer walk – Devil’s Hopyard State Park

Date: Tue December 16, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Devil's Hopyard State Park, East Haddam, CT
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Devil's-hopyardJoin us for this moderately easy walk along the Eightmile River at one of the State’s most beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the orange trail at Devil’s Hopyard State Park. The path has a few short fairly steep hills to reach beautiful views of the Eightmile River Valley. The hike will be led by Humphrey Tyler, Lyme Land Trust board member; accompanied by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at 10am in the main paved parking lot with the covered bridge.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn right onto Rte 82. Take a left onto Hopyard  Rd in about 0.2 miles. Follow for about 3 miles to a right into the main parking lot of Devil’s Hopyard near the covered bridge (before you get to the waterfall).

photo by Wendolyn Hill

Devil's-hopyardJoin us for this moderately easy walk along the Eightmile River at one of the State’s most beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the orange trail at Devil’s Hopyard State Park. The path has a few short fairly steep hills to reach beautiful views of the Eightmile River Valley. The hike will be led by Humphrey Tyler, Lyme Land Trust board member; accompanied by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at 10am in the main paved parking lot with the covered bridge.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn right onto Rte 82. Take a left onto Hopyard  Rd in about 0.2 miles. Follow for about 3 miles to a right into the main parking lot of Devil’s Hopyard near the covered bridge (before you get to the waterfall).

photo by Wendolyn Hill


Devil's-hopyardJoin us for this moderately easy walk along the Eightmile River at one of the State’s most beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the orange trail at Devil’s Hopyard State Park. The path has a few short fairly steep hills to reach beautiful views of the Eightmile River Valley. The hike will be led by Humphrey Tyler, Lyme Land Trust board member; accompanied by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at 10am in the main paved parking lot with the covered bridge.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn right onto Rte 82. Take a left onto Hopyard  Rd in about 0.2 miles. Follow for about 3 miles to a right into the main parking lot of Devil’s Hopyard near the covered bridge (before you get to the waterfall).

photo by Wendolyn Hill

Devil's-hopyardJoin us for this moderately easy walk along the Eightmile River at one of the State’s most beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the orange trail at Devil’s Hopyard State Park. The path has a few short fairly steep hills to reach beautiful views of the Eightmile River Valley. The hike will be led by Humphrey Tyler, Lyme Land Trust board member; accompanied by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at 10am in the main paved parking lot with the covered bridge.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn right onto Rte 82. Take a left onto Hopyard  Rd in about 0.2 miles. Follow for about 3 miles to a right into the main parking lot of Devil’s Hopyard near the covered bridge (before you get to the waterfall).

photo by Wendolyn Hill


Trailblazers – Walk at Gillette Castle

Date: Tue December 2, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Gillette Castle, Meet in the main paved parking lot
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Young hikeJoin us for this moderately easy walk in Lyme and East Haddam, at one of the State’s most popular and beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the rail trail at Gillette Castle State Park which follows the path of the narrow gauge train William Gillette once owned. The path has beautiful views of the Connecticut River with wooden trestles and a tunnel. The hike will be led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet in the main paved parking lot.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn left onto Rte 82. At Hadlyme Four Corners, continue straight onto Rte 148 for 1.5 miles. Turn right at Geer Hill Road. In about 0.8 miles, turn left into Gillette State Park. Follow the drive until you come to the large paved parking lot.

photo by Wendolyn Hill

Young hikeJoin us for this moderately easy walk in Lyme and East Haddam, at one of the State’s most popular and beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the rail trail at Gillette Castle State Park which follows the path of the narrow gauge train William Gillette once owned. The path has beautiful views of the Connecticut River with wooden trestles and a tunnel. The hike will be led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet in the main paved parking lot.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn left onto Rte 82. At Hadlyme Four Corners, continue straight onto Rte 148 for 1.5 miles. Turn right at Geer Hill Road. In about 0.8 miles, turn left into Gillette State Park. Follow the drive until you come to the large paved parking lot.

photo by Wendolyn Hill


Young hikeJoin us for this moderately easy walk in Lyme and East Haddam, at one of the State’s most popular and beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the rail trail at Gillette Castle State Park which follows the path of the narrow gauge train William Gillette once owned. The path has beautiful views of the Connecticut River with wooden trestles and a tunnel. The hike will be led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet in the main paved parking lot.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn left onto Rte 82. At Hadlyme Four Corners, continue straight onto Rte 148 for 1.5 miles. Turn right at Geer Hill Road. In about 0.8 miles, turn left into Gillette State Park. Follow the drive until you come to the large paved parking lot.

photo by Wendolyn Hill

Young hikeJoin us for this moderately easy walk in Lyme and East Haddam, at one of the State’s most popular and beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the rail trail at Gillette Castle State Park which follows the path of the narrow gauge train William Gillette once owned. The path has beautiful views of the Connecticut River with wooden trestles and a tunnel. The hike will be led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet in the main paved parking lot.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to end. Turn left onto Rte 82. At Hadlyme Four Corners, continue straight onto Rte 148 for 1.5 miles. Turn right at Geer Hill Road. In about 0.8 miles, turn left into Gillette State Park. Follow the drive until you come to the large paved parking lot.

photo by Wendolyn Hill


NEW DEADLINE: 9th Annual Amateur Photo Contest Deadline Extended to December 1

Date: Wed October 1, 2014 thru Mon December 1, 2014
Time: 5:00 pm
Place:
Contact Email: photocontest@LymeLandTrust.org
Presenter: Area Land Trusts
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Landscape 1st  Skip Broom 2011The deadline for submissions to the Photo Contest has been extended to December 1, 2014.

For an Entry Form, email photocontest@lymelandtrust.org

For more information go to Photo Contest News or visit the Land Trust’s Photo Contest website at https://landtrustsphotos.shutterfly.com/

photo credit: 2014 Photo Contest Judge Skip Broom, winner Photo Contest Landscape 2011

Landscape 1st  Skip Broom 2011The deadline for submissions to the Photo Contest has been extended to December 1, 2014.

For an Entry Form, email photocontest@lymelandtrust.org

For more information go to Photo Contest News or visit the Land Trust’s Photo Contest website at https://landtrustsphotos.shutterfly.com/

photo credit: 2014 Photo Contest Judge Skip Broom, winner Photo Contest Landscape 2011


Landscape 1st  Skip Broom 2011The deadline for submissions to the Photo Contest has been extended to December 1, 2014.

For an Entry Form, email photocontest@lymelandtrust.org

For more information go to Photo Contest News or visit the Land Trust’s Photo Contest website at https://landtrustsphotos.shutterfly.com/

photo credit: 2014 Photo Contest Judge Skip Broom, winner Photo Contest Landscape 2011

Landscape 1st  Skip Broom 2011The deadline for submissions to the Photo Contest has been extended to December 1, 2014.

For an Entry Form, email photocontest@lymelandtrust.org

For more information go to Photo Contest News or visit the Land Trust’s Photo Contest website at https://landtrustsphotos.shutterfly.com/

photo credit: 2014 Photo Contest Judge Skip Broom, winner Photo Contest Landscape 2011


Trailblazers – Walk at the Young Preserve

Date: Tue November 25, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Young Property
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Hartman Park FallJoin us for this moderately easy (a few hills) walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the Young Preserve and Walbridge Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Young Preserve on Gungy. Park by the sign.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to right on Beaver Brook Road; about 1 mile to left on Gungy Road at 4-way stop; about 0.5 mile to park entrance on the right.

photo by Wendolyn Hill

Hartman Park FallJoin us for this moderately easy (a few hills) walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the Young Preserve and Walbridge Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Young Preserve on Gungy. Park by the sign.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to right on Beaver Brook Road; about 1 mile to left on Gungy Road at 4-way stop; about 0.5 mile to park entrance on the right.

photo by Wendolyn Hill


Hartman Park FallJoin us for this moderately easy (a few hills) walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the Young Preserve and Walbridge Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Young Preserve on Gungy. Park by the sign.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to right on Beaver Brook Road; about 1 mile to left on Gungy Road at 4-way stop; about 0.5 mile to park entrance on the right.

photo by Wendolyn Hill

Hartman Park FallJoin us for this moderately easy (a few hills) walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore the Young Preserve and Walbridge Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Young Preserve on Gungy. Park by the sign.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rte 156 N to right on Beaver Brook Road; about 1 mile to left on Gungy Road at 4-way stop; about 0.5 mile to park entrance on the right.

photo by Wendolyn Hill


Trailblazers walk-Chestnut Hill

Date: Tue November 18, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Chestnut Hill, Sterling Hill Road, Lyme CT
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
Presenter: Lyme Land Conservation Trust and Town of Lyme
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Trailblazers walk 111114Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Chestnut Hill Preserve, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Preserve on Sterling Hill Road.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 to Sterling City Road (by Tiffany Farm). Go about 1 mile. Right on Sterling Hill Road. Chestnut Hill entrance is about 0.5 miles on the right. Parking is along the side of the road.

 

Trailblazers walk 111114Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Chestnut Hill Preserve, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Preserve on Sterling Hill Road.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 to Sterling City Road (by Tiffany Farm). Go about 1 mile. Right on Sterling Hill Road. Chestnut Hill entrance is about 0.5 miles on the right. Parking is along the side of the road.

 


Trailblazers walk 111114Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Chestnut Hill Preserve, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Preserve on Sterling Hill Road.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 to Sterling City Road (by Tiffany Farm). Go about 1 mile. Right on Sterling Hill Road. Chestnut Hill entrance is about 0.5 miles on the right. Parking is along the side of the road.

 

Trailblazers walk 111114Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Chestnut Hill Preserve, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the entrance to the Preserve on Sterling Hill Road.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 to Sterling City Road (by Tiffany Farm). Go about 1 mile. Right on Sterling Hill Road. Chestnut Hill entrance is about 0.5 miles on the right. Parking is along the side of the road.

 


Trailblazers walk-Pickwick’s to MT Archer

Date: Tue November 11, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Meet at Mt Archer Woods Parking Lot, Mt Archer Road, Lyme
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
Presenter: The Lyme Land Trust and The Town of Lyme
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Pickwick’s Preserve to Mt Archer Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the Mt Archer Woods Parking Lot. If it works out, we will car pool over to the Pickwick Preserve entrance and walk the trails back to the Mt Archer Parking Lot. Or, we can just go for a walk.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 north to Mt. Archer Road. Left on Mt Archer Road. Go one mile on Mt Archer Road (bear left up the big hill). The parking lot is down a long driveway on the left, the 4th long driveway after you start up the hill. Look for the stone post marker that has “Mt Archer Woods Town of Lyme” written on it. It faces the road, so you can’t read it until you are on top of it. (If you get to 100 Mt. Archer Road, you have gone too far).

Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Pickwick’s Preserve to Mt Archer Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the Mt Archer Woods Parking Lot. If it works out, we will car pool over to the Pickwick Preserve entrance and walk the trails back to the Mt Archer Parking Lot. Or, we can just go for a walk.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 north to Mt. Archer Road. Left on Mt Archer Road. Go one mile on Mt Archer Road (bear left up the big hill). The parking lot is down a long driveway on the left, the 4th long driveway after you start up the hill. Look for the stone post marker that has “Mt Archer Woods Town of Lyme” written on it. It faces the road, so you can’t read it until you are on top of it. (If you get to 100 Mt. Archer Road, you have gone too far).


Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Pickwick’s Preserve to Mt Archer Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the Mt Archer Woods Parking Lot. If it works out, we will car pool over to the Pickwick Preserve entrance and walk the trails back to the Mt Archer Parking Lot. Or, we can just go for a walk.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 north to Mt. Archer Road. Left on Mt Archer Road. Go one mile on Mt Archer Road (bear left up the big hill). The parking lot is down a long driveway on the left, the 4th long driveway after you start up the hill. Look for the stone post marker that has “Mt Archer Woods Town of Lyme” written on it. It faces the road, so you can’t read it until you are on top of it. (If you get to 100 Mt. Archer Road, you have gone too far).

Join us for this moderately easy walk in the woods. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will explore Pickwick’s Preserve to Mt Archer Woods, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is a little more than 2 miles long. We will meet at the Mt Archer Woods Parking Lot. If it works out, we will car pool over to the Pickwick Preserve entrance and walk the trails back to the Mt Archer Parking Lot. Or, we can just go for a walk.

Rain Cancels.

Directions: Rt. 156 north to Mt. Archer Road. Left on Mt Archer Road. Go one mile on Mt Archer Road (bear left up the big hill). The parking lot is down a long driveway on the left, the 4th long driveway after you start up the hill. Look for the stone post marker that has “Mt Archer Woods Town of Lyme” written on it. It faces the road, so you can’t read it until you are on top of it. (If you get to 100 Mt. Archer Road, you have gone too far).


“TrailBlazers” Walk at Hartman Park

Date: Tue November 4, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Meet at Hartman Park Parking Lot
Contact Email: openspace@townlyme.org
Presenter: The Lyme Land Trust and The Town of Lyme
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

Jewett Trailblazer walkJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. Wendolyn will point out some of the fascinating historical landmarks in Hartman Park.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo by Zach Blackwell, Trailblazers on White Trail of the Jewett Preserve

Jewett Trailblazer walkJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. Wendolyn will point out some of the fascinating historical landmarks in Hartman Park.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo by Zach Blackwell, Trailblazers on White Trail of the Jewett Preserve


Jewett Trailblazer walkJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. Wendolyn will point out some of the fascinating historical landmarks in Hartman Park.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo by Zach Blackwell, Trailblazers on White Trail of the Jewett Preserve

Jewett Trailblazer walkJoin us for this moderately easy walk in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Everyone is welcome.

This week’s hike will be on the Park Road and part of the Heritage Trail at Hartman Park, led by Wendolyn Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space Coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. Wendolyn will point out some of the fascinating historical landmarks in Hartman Park.

Rain Cancels.

Hartman Park is on Gungy Road about 1 mile north of the 4-way stop signs at the intersection of Beaverbrook Road, Grassy Hill Road, and Gungy Road.

Photo by Zach Blackwell, Trailblazers on White Trail of the Jewett Preserve


Trailblazers Walk with the Lyme Land Trust and Senior Center

Date: Tue October 28, 2014
Time: 10 am
Place: Jewett Preserve, Cemetery Entrance, Mt. Archer Road, Lyme
Contact Email: seniorcenter@oldlyme-ct.gov
Presenter: Lymes Senior Center and the Lyme Land Trust
!!! seems it only displays well the 2nd time? ugh.

The Trailblazers is a program of moderately easy walks in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Advanced sign up highly encouraged in case there is a last minute change in schedule. Call the Senior Center at (860) 434-4127 to register.

This week’s hike will be on the white trail of  the Jewett Preserve, led by Wendy Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. It is a beautiful walk meandering through mature woods.

Meet:
10 AM– Cemetery entrance to the Jewett Preserve on Mt. Archer Road (across from the Eno Preserve).

The Trailblazers is a program of moderately easy walks in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Advanced sign up highly encouraged in case there is a last minute change in schedule. Call the Senior Center at (860) 434-4127 to register.

This week’s hike will be on the white trail of  the Jewett Preserve, led by Wendy Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. It is a beautiful walk meandering through mature woods.

Meet:
10 AM– Cemetery entrance to the Jewett Preserve on Mt. Archer Road (across from the Eno Preserve).


The Trailblazers is a program of moderately easy walks in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Advanced sign up highly encouraged in case there is a last minute change in schedule. Call the Senior Center at (860) 434-4127 to register.

This week’s hike will be on the white trail of  the Jewett Preserve, led by Wendy Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. It is a beautiful walk meandering through mature woods.

Meet:
10 AM– Cemetery entrance to the Jewett Preserve on Mt. Archer Road (across from the Eno Preserve).

The Trailblazers is a program of moderately easy walks in the woods appropriate for active seniors. Advanced sign up highly encouraged in case there is a last minute change in schedule. Call the Senior Center at (860) 434-4127 to register.

This week’s hike will be on the white trail of  the Jewett Preserve, led by Wendy Hill, Lyme Land Trust board member and Open Space coordinator for the Town of Lyme. The hike is about 2 miles long. It is a beautiful walk meandering through mature woods.

Meet:
10 AM– Cemetery entrance to the Jewett Preserve on Mt. Archer Road (across from the Eno Preserve).