Archives for October 2017

Walktober Gets Spooky!

Get into the Halloween spirit with Walktober. There are ghoulish events for every age with many different levels of … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Invaders in our Backyards and Woods

Over the past few years, I have used this column to highlight concerns with invasive plant species having a severe, … [Read more...]

Get Your Blood Pumping With Walktober, Oct. 20-23

Walktober has plenty of offerings for adventurers. Oct. 20-23 features several Walktober adventures meant to be more … [Read more...]

Canterbury Has Unique History, Resources

Soon after moving to northeast Connecticut in 1981, I drove Route 169 south from Woodstock through Pomfret and Brooklyn … [Read more...]

Walktober Changes, Cancellations, and Bonus Walks

Bonus walks and events, plus cancellations and changes will be listed here, so check back often. At this time, there … [Read more...]

TLGV Grant Aids Finnish American Heritage Society

The Finnish American Heritage Society of Canterbury recently completed a project to increase visibility and awareness of … [Read more...]

Walks Highlight Land Trust Gems

One of the reasons our national heritage corridor has an abundance of open and conserved land is due to the land trusts … [Read more...]

Autumn Colors to Peak During Biggest Walktober Weekend

Walktober hits its stride this weekend with more than 60 adventures throughout The Last Green Valley. And, it’s all … [Read more...]

Long weekend filled with festivals and behind-the-scenes peeks at The Last Green Valley

Start the long weekend early with Walktober adventures beginning Thursday, and find fun all weekend long with more than … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Farms offer fun during Walktober

Some of the many family-fun activities during The Last Green Valley’s Walktober are the events, tours and walks … [Read more...]