Walktober Changes, Cancellations, and Bonus Walks

Bonus walks and events, plus cancellations and changes will be listed here, so check back often. DATE CHANGE - Fee … [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...]

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...]

‘Masked bandit’ is alive and well in The Last Green Valley

Summer vacation reading was a requirement growing up in my house. When I was about 9 or 10 years old, my mother gave me … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Insect-sized pit of doom a little wonder of natural world

A couple of months ago as I was unlocking the door to my barn, I noticed a conical-shaped hole in the sandy soil next to … [Read more...]

If you look closely, you can see signs of approaching fall

The autumnal equinox is more than a month away, but already I know the signs of seasonal change. I see it all around me … [Read more...]

Putnam Bank Supports The Last Green Valley

Putnam Bank through its Foundation donated $3,000 to support The Last Green Valley’s annual Walktober celebration. … [Read more...]

The Natchaug River valley is worth a visit soon

For 30 years I lived in Woodstock Valley on Route 198, the state highway that stretches between Chaplin to the south and … [Read more...]

Universal Accessibility Training

Nonprofit trail groups, land trusts, municipalities, and state and federal agencies are invited to train with The Last … [Read more...]