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    Save the Date! Please Plan to Give!

This 36-hour online giving event hosted by Connecticut Community Foundation helps nonprofits in a big way. Every dollar raised during this giving event can be stretched further through bonus funds and prizes donated by Connecticut Community Foundation and their generous sponsors.

Beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24 through Wednesday, April 25 at 7 p.m., Roxbury Land Trust has the opportunity to raise much-needed funds to support the preservation and management of Roxbury's precious history and open space. Please give then!

Upcoming Events — Please Join Us!

April 22 at 2 p.m.: Orzech Earth Day Hike with Ann Astarita, RLT Executive Director

April 29 at 4 p.m.: Butterflies in My Backyard with Vistor DeMassi at Roxbury Town Hall.

May 20 at 4 p.m.: Creating Native Plantings for your Residence with Adrian Wagner at Minor Memorial Library.

June 2, 10-12 p.m.: CT Trails Day - Beardsley Preserve Hike with Ann Astarita, RLT Executive Director

  • Be weather smart. Please use good judgment with weather conditions. As always, motorized vehicles are prohibited, and preserves close at dusk.

  • Capital Campaign for 6 Mine Hill is Ongoing

  • Vandalism: Please help! Some of our historic structures, farmland and preserves have been vandalized. If you see something, please say something. Report acts of vandalism to our resident state trooper at 860-354-0089 and/or our RLT office 860-350-4148. Thank you for keeping our preserves safe and accessible.

  • Dog Walkers: Please keep your dog under control and preferably leashed. And please clean up after your dog!

  • Please use our trails with care, and report areas in need of attention to the RLT office, 860-350-4148 or by e-mail to Jamie Curren.

  • Preserves Map: 30 miles of trails available as a single PDF download or as a web page. From this page you can also download several individual preserves maps.

  • Time and the Land: The Story of Mine Hill is available to download in PDF


    Established in 1970, the Roxbury Land Trust is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the community's rural character for generations to come. Today over 3,675 acres are conserved as open space under the Trust's stewardship.

    The Roxbury Land Trust is supported through membership dues, employee matching gifts, occasional state and federal grants, foundation grants and charitable contributions. RLT does not receive town, state or federal support on an annual basis.

    It is staffed by Ann Astarita, executive director, Barbara Bradbury-Pape, development director, and Jamie Curren, land manager; served by a volunteer board of directors and aided by volunteer effort.

    Roxbury Land Trust
    P.O. Box 51
    Roxbury, CT 06783
        Phone: 860-350-4148
    Office is open weekdays.
    We are located at 6 Mine Hill Rd.

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