Green Mountain Conservancy Land Conservation Project

As the forest grows older in absence of timber harvest, Deer Run Nature Preserve, and the other wild lands that GMC protects, will contribute more and more to these natural climate solutions at a time when all living beings need them the most. ~Jennifer Ramstetter,...

Green Mountain Conservancy Guided Earth Day Hike

In commemoration of Earth Day and to celebrate this fantastic planet we live on, the Green Mountain Conservancy is inviting you to a hike on Earth Day, Friday, April 22 at 10 am. Hikers will meet at the Deer Run Nature Preserve trailhead at 940 Camp Arden Road in...

Deer Run Nature Preserve Bridges Project

Green Mountain Conservancy’s Bridges Project for Deer Run Nature Preserve As you know, in the last two years, GMC has had phenomenal success.  We have purchased and conserved the 918 acres of wilderness in Dummerston, Brookline and Newfane, known as the Deer Run...

The Shoulder Trail Grand Opening

Green Mountain Conservancy’s new Shoulder Trail at the Deer Run Nature Preserve in Dummerston is complete! To celebrate, GMC hosted a grand opening event on Sunday, September 19, 2021, from 1pm to 5pm.The day began at 1pm with a presentation at the Deer Run Nature...

Youth Empowerment Project

Green Mountain Conservacy’s Youth Empowerment Project breathed new life into one of Deer Run Nature Preserve’s beaver ponds this summer. Over a span of nine days, a diverse crew of 19 adolescents from 10 different towns worked over 750 crew hours to clear...