Vermont Land Trust Receives $425,000 Grant for Recreation in Newport

Vermont Land Trust Receives $425,000 Grant for Recreation in Newport

We are thrilled to announce that we received a major grant that will go toward creating a four-season waterfront recreational trail through our Bluffside Farm property in Newport. This portion of the trail would be one phase of an effort to create a seven-mile trail...
Windmill Hill Nature Reserve Still Expanding After Two Decades

Windmill Hill Nature Reserve Still Expanding After Two Decades

For 25 years, the Windmill Hill Pinnacle Association (WHPA) has worked to create the Windmill Hill Nature Reserve, for both people and wildlife. The original goal was to protect access to Pinnacle peak in memory of Jamie Charles Latham of Westminster. In 1997 WHPA...
Access Assured to Trails Linking to Barre Town Forest

Access Assured to Trails Linking to Barre Town Forest

Websterville resident Pierre Couture helped lead a 10-year effort to create the Barre Town Forest, working with VLT, the Trust for Public Land, the Town of Barre, and other partners. He then founded Millstone Trails Association, which takes care of the extensive trail...
Windmill Ridge Nature Reserve Adds 70 Acres

Windmill Ridge Nature Reserve Adds 70 Acres

Athens, Westminster, and Rockingham — The Vermont Land Trust and Windmill Hill Pinnacle Association (WHPA) announced today that 70 more acres in Athens, Westminster, and Rockingham were added to the Windmill Ridge Nature Reserve. The newly protected land was...