Protecting Open Space in

Central Connecticut since 1988

The all-volunteer Berlin Land Trust (BLT) was established in 1988 by a group of citizens concerned about the quickly disappearing open space fields, wetlands and woodlands in Berlin and surrounding towns.

We appreciate your interest in preserving and protecting open space lands in Central Connecticut. We've developed this website to chronicle our work and share important information with you.

News & Announcements:

Guided Lamentation Mountain Hike to view Native Plants and Wildflowers

Saturday, June 11, 2022: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Insects & Their Amazingosity!

A Live In-Person Presentation by John Himmelman. Tuesday May 10, 2022, at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room at the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.

During the Fall 2021, a new hiking trail was blazed on Lamentation Mountain. The White Trail is situated below the top ridge of the Alice Fern Bruce Preserve. The trail is approximately one-half (1/2) mile in length and traverses in the north-south direction.

BLT's Efforts on Lamentation Mountain

Check our Calendar for details & directions (as they become available)

For more news & photos, follow our news & read about other conservation efforts in CT on our Berlin Land Trust Facebook page.

An important message from Dennis Kern, BLT President :

We very much need new members and volunteer directors to help ensure that the Berlin Land Trust continues to meet its goals and objectives. Please join as a new member and let us know your volunteer interests!

If you have any questions, our office phone is 860-828-4393 or email us at: Thank you!

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