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What Is The Last Green Valley?

Welcome to The Last Green Valley

The Last Green Valley is green by day and dark by night. We are a National Heritage Corridor with a rich history in a surprisingly rural landscape. With 84% forest and farm, we are the last swath of dark night sky in the coastal sprawl between Boston and Washington DC.

The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) works for you in the National Heritage Corridor. Together, we can care for it, enjoy it and pass it on!

TLGV Announces America250 Small Grants Program for 2024

The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) is pleased to announce a new round of small grants for non-profits and municipalities…

TLGV & Sprague Historical Society Team Up For Woven From The Land Program

Join us for a TLGV Adventure: Woven from the Land, 10 am, Feb. 17 at  Sprague Grist Mill, 76 Main…

Keeping The Last Green Valley Clean and Green!

Show your love for The Last Green Valley by organizing an Earth Month or River Cleanup, Pollinator Planting or Invasive…

POSTPONED — Acorn Adventure: Eagle Eyes with Horizon Wings NOW 2/24

Due to icy conditions we have postponed this event. The new date is below. The program remains the same.  …

Outdoor Adventures with Ranger Bill — Enjoying West Thompson Lake

In The Last Green Valley we are fortunate to have several U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACOE) project areas. I…

Ranger Bill’s Outdoor Adventures – Tinkerville Brooke in Ashford, CT

One of my favorite hikes is Tinkerville Brook in Ashford, CT. It is one of many properties owned by Joshua’s…

Sunrise at Old Furnace State Park as people watch.

Outdoor Adventures with Ranger Bill – Old Furnace State Park

A beautiful 2.5 mile loop hike One of my favorite locations for a quick hike is Old Furnace State Park…

Landmark Legislation to Ensure Long-Term Stability of The Last Green Valley

President Joe Biden recently signed into law the National Heritage Area Act (S. 1942), continuing overwhelming bipartisan support of the…

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We have a few planned trail work days coming up! Join us at Pomfret Forest on Sunday to bring back an old trail on the Rec side. Raking, brush cutting, and repairing a bridge! Please register on Golden ... See MoreSee Less

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Tackle the Trail is an amazing race in an amazing place! Get registered!

Tackle the Trail is an amazing race in an amazing place! Get registered!Registration is open for the 2024 Tackle the Trail. Marathon, half-marathon, 10K, relay teams..pick you race and get training! #trailrunning #marathon #halfmarathon #supportlocal ... See MoreSee Less

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In Eastern Connecticut and South-Central Massachusetts

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