June a Busy Month for Nature and TLGV Rangers

“The big surge of green is past. Now there will be several weeks of urgent growth before the Midsummer lull when that … [Read more...]

Last Call for Walktober Leaders!

Fall may seem like a long way away, but here in The Last Green Valley, we’re already gearing up for the 28th Annual … [Read more...]

Join Poquetanuck Cove Paddle on June 2

Explore Poquetanuck Cove June 2 with the Thames River Basin Partnership. Poquetanuck Cove is a two-mile long brackish … [Read more...]

Ranger Bill to Lead Member Hike

Chief Ranger Bill Reid will be leading a hike on the Nipmuck Trail as part of CT Trails Day, June 2. The hike will be a … [Read more...]

Nature’s Transformation Has Begun With Winter Finally Behind Us

We are gratefully sliding from April into May. Frankly, I am happy to see April headed toward the rear-view mirror. It, … [Read more...]

Red Fox is The Ghost of The Forest

This winter, I spent several days skiing in Vermont. Several large snow storms created a canvas of fresh snow on the … [Read more...]

The Last Green Valley’s Acorn Adventure: Treasure Hunting on the Trails

TLGV is teaming up with the Girl Scouts of Connecticut on Sunday, March 25, 1-3 p.m., to hold a letterboxing Acorn … [Read more...]

Mansfield Hollow Worth a Visit Any Time of Year

The morning of Feb. 10 was bright and sunny, with temperatures rising into the 30s and heading for the 40s. As I pulled … [Read more...]

Winter Hike/Snowshoe with Chief Ranger Bill Reid

The Last Green Valley is hosting a winter hike, 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 10 at , Mansfield Hollow State Park, 151 Bassetts … [Read more...]

12 Things To Do in 2018 in The Last Green Valley

Monday is New Year’s Day and each of us will welcome 2018 in our own way. I was never one for making resolutions. As the … [Read more...]