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...]

Go Rolling on the River Trail with Ranger Jean – Sunday Dec. 17

Do you and your kids need a break from all the holiday hustle and bustle? Ranger Jean Pillo is once again hosting The … [Read more...]

There’s One More Weekend to Walktober!

There’s one more weekend of Walktober, and it’s filled with a variety of adventures to enjoy for all ages. In 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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

The Old Connecticut Path brought settlers to state

I first learned about the Old Connecticut Path when I lived in Woodstock and saw a plaque on Route 171 identifying a … [Read more...]

Favorite places for “alone time” in The Last Green Valley

By the time this column is printed in the Bulletin, I will be on vacation. Most of my vacation will be spent with family … [Read more...]

Uncas, Soldiers, Spies, Wildlife & More Ignite Spring Outdoors!

June 10 – June 16, 2017 As the final days of spring and The Last Green Valley’s (TLGV) Spring Outdoors program wind … [Read more...]