Get Outdoors, Get Involved

As October winds down, and we slide into November, it is time to thank the hundreds of volunteers who helped make The … [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...]

Walktober Changes, Cancellations, and Bonus Walks

Bonus walks and events, plus cancellations and changes will be listed here, so check back often. Change in Repeat … [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...]

Thank You to Everyone Who Participated in This Year’s Tastes of the Valley!

Tastes of the Valley is our signature fundraising event, and with a sold-out crowd, we raised more than $30,000 for Last … [Read more...]

The Root Beer Tree: Sassafras in The Last Green Valley

In the woods near my childhood home grew a cluster of small trees. I only noticed them after my older brother pointed … [Read more...]

Walktober’s First Week Offers A Variety of Adventures

27-years strong, and bigger and better than ever, Walktober kicks off Sept. 21 to celebrate the autumnal … [Read more...]

Walktober Brochures Are Here!

With more than 250 opportunities to get out and explore The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor, there's … [Read more...]

Are The Last Green Valley’s Streams Healthy? You Can Help Us Find Out!

Each fall, dozens of volunteers gather important water quality information by collecting, sorting, and identifying … [Read more...]