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...
Scrag Town Forest Gateway Protected by Town of Waitsfield

Scrag Town Forest Gateway Protected by Town of Waitsfield

The Town of Waitsfield has completed its long-sought purchase and permanent conservation of 110 acres of forestland at the north end of Bowen Road, adjacent to the Town’s existing 640-acre Scrag Town Forest. This culminates a two-year effort spearheaded by the...
Envisioning a new future for Bluffside Farm

Envisioning a new future for Bluffside Farm

We bought this farm in 2015 and have been working with the community to save and re-invigorate the farm, protect natural features, and expand recreation and education. The farm is located on Lake Memphremagog in Newport. It is located near the Beebe Spur Rail...