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Last Friday in February Hike

On February 28 a small group took advantage of the Rebecca’s leadership for a walk north from the Moen parking area towards Harvard on trails included in the Vaughn Hills Map. A very interesting exploration of places that some of Read more…


Covid-19

While you are practicing social distancing but still need some fresh air… Why not pick up plogging (pun intended). Why not take a photo and share it on social media? Share your experience on the trail and help us track Read more…


Blockages on Trails from the Common, Town Hall and First Parish Church

The recent snowstorms have caused some trees to break and fall over. Some notable cases were near the Center of Town on the Powder House Trails, The Ronald W Evans Memorial Trail and the Old Town Road. On Thursday 12 Read more…


New online maps

The mapping team (Chris Fitzgerald, Gregg Matte, Steve Rothman, Hemali Parekh, Rebecca Longvall and Gordon Taylor) has been busy. A new base has been assembled and area maps are now available for: Fyfeshire with the new Haynes-Wheeler trail added Vaughn Read more…


Bowers Springs Cleanup – the work continues

For four days from Friday 1 to Monday 4 of November 2019, Larry Kunz led a team on Phases 6 and 7 of the Bowers Springs cleanup. Friday: An additional 100 ft of edging trimmed and positioned in a short Read more…


Fallen Tree Cleared on Horton Trail

On 18 October, Bob and Alice Roemer cleared a large pine (18”) between Junction Markers 1F & 1B on the Bob Horton Trail about 50’ west of 1F. The base of the tree was directly adjacent to the north wall Read more…


Bowers Springs Clean up

Led by Larry Kunz, on the weekend of 21-22 September 2019 a group of volunteers took on the task of reinvigorating Bowers Springs. Highest priority was, and continues to be, battling invasive species. Notably bittersweet, multi flora rose and where Read more…


Garrison House Site Cleanup

Located at the corner of Sugar Road and Golden Run Road, the Josiah Whitcomb Garrison House Foundation site had become overgrown with weeds, shrubs and a small pine tree. On Friday 20 September 2019 Drew Schaubhut organized a work party Read more…


SVT, BCT and Bolton ConCom workshop on land protection

August 4; A group of walkers risked the rain to take a walk and look at the preservation of Philips Land. This was led by Rebecca Longvall (Bolton Conservation Agent), Betsy Taylor-Kennedy (former Board Member of Bolton Conservation Trust),  Christa Read more…


Bob Horton Wildflower Walk

A well-attended group met on Sunday, May 19th, at the Lime Kiln parking lot to take part in a guided walk through the lower half of the Bob Horton Trail to better understand the botany of that area of Bolton. Read more…