Join HHLT for a conservation science Study and off-trail walk at granite mountain preserve April 23rd & 30thWe'll be learning about the deer population on our new property, Granite Mountain Preserve in Putnam Valley. Explore the woods in teams, while walking one or more half-mile-long transects to estimate the density of deer per square mile. Expect to walk at least two miles on rough terrain. Best for adult volunteers; students age 12+ welcome with an adult guardian. Register online. View our informational flyer.
Itching to get outdoors this spring? Join us for a Take-a-Hike! Registration is now open
During the 2017 Hudson Highlands Land Trust Take-A-Hike! season, you will have the opportunity to experience the natural, scenic and historic resources of the Hudson Highlands in eight unique ways. To register for a hike, please visit the schedule page and click on the corresponding link.
Know someone who loves the highlands? we have the perfect gift!
Looking for a gift for someone special? Or maybe you just want to treat yourself to something unique? Your search is over! Connecting: Celebrating the People and Places of the Hudson Highlands is the perfect gift for anyone who loves the Hudson Highlands. And, your purchase directly supports HHLT's work, ensuring that future generations will enjoy connections to the special places photographed in this beautiful book, just as we do now. It is truly the gift that gives twice! Priced at $85/book, it is available at HHLT's office or at HHLT's online store.
Signed Copies Available while they last...
A limited supply of books signed by photographer Christine Ashburn is available at HHLT's office -- if you would like a signed copy, please act soon, these will only be available while they last.
HHLT's Proposal to the Garrison Union Free School District Board of Education
On May 20, 2015, HHLT made a presentation regarding the conservation of the Garrison School Forest to the GUFS Board of Education at their regular meeting. You can view a map, detailing the proposal area, and an informational document that lays out the details and answers some questions related to the proposal that was prepared independantly by a Garrison School parent, Jill Corson Lake. Any Garrison School District residents wishing for more information on this proposal should feel free to contact the Land Trust. We are happy to answer questions.