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Working Together: A Community Reimagines a Landmark Farm

Working Together: A Community Reimagines a Landmark Farm

Lake Memphremagog stretches north from Newport, rounding a forested point and reaching toward Canada. The view of the lake from downtown Newport City, enhanced by the undeveloped bluff just across the bay, is one of Newport’s most important scenic assets. The...

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Ski Trails Expand onto Bluffside Farm

Ski Trails Expand onto Bluffside Farm

Ski Trails Expand onto Bluffside Farm The Vermont Land Trust (VLT) and Memphremagog Ski Touring Foundation (MSTF) are thrilled to announce that MSTF’s ski trail system has expanded onto Bluffside Farm in Newport City, which is owned by VLT. The new trail loop extends...

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Historic Langdell Farm Conserved in Cambridge

Historic Langdell Farm Conserved in Cambridge

Across Vermont, town real estate records usually go back to the late 1700s when many towns were first chartered. In Cambridge, the Langdell family's farm can be found in the very first volume, from 1790; it remains in Langdell ownership to this day. Carol...

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VLT
Facts
570,000+
Total acres
protected
700
Farms using
conserved land
400,000
Acres of
forestland
120
Recreation
spots
60
Miles
Catamount Trail
450
Miles
VAST Trail
2,300+
Properties
protected