Wild About Lebanon

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The Upper Valley Land Trust, the City of Lebanon and the Lebanon Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to bring back a popular program that celebrates the City’s natural assets. UVLT President Jeanie McIntyre says, “Lebanon is a thriving small city with a big outdoors. ‘Wild About Lebanon’ puts the spotlight on what makes the City so special.” 

As events are planned more information will be posted, please check back for updates or visit the UVLT calendar. Always check back for updates on events!

2020 Winter Events Calendar

Wild About Lebanon

Hike (or Snowshoe) Signal Hill

March 12, 2020
5:00pm-7:00pm
Stevens / Alden Road Trailhead (
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Celebrate the returning of the light with a hike the day after Daylight Savings Time begins. The sun won’t set until almost 7pm so let’s get outside for this nice after work hike!  This hike on old logging roads goes uphill to beautiful overlooks, through two large fields and dense pine woods to a clearing that affords views of Croydon Mountain, Mount Ascutney, and Blueberry Hill. If conditions are appropriate we will end with a small campfire. (2 miles, easy)

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Earth Day at Starr Hill

Celebrating the Spirit of Conservation and the life of Laurel Letter

April 22, 2019
3:00pm-4:30pm
Alice Peck Day Hospital/The Woodlands (
map)

Join UVLT staff in a short hike from the Woodlands through Starr Hill Preserve. We will start at the Woodlands upper parking lot to the plaque dedicated to Laurel for her hard work to help UVLT buy, conserve, and give the property to the City. (1 mile, easy)

April 22, 2019

Bird Walk at Chambers Memorial Reserve

May 15, 2020
8:00am-9:30am
Faraway Lane, West Lebanon (map)

Join UVLT staff member Kaytee Currie-Huggard for an early morning bird walk at the Chambers Reserve in West Lebanon. This hour and a half long walk will take you through pine and hemlock stands through open fields to views of the Connecticut River.  Meet at the Kiosk off of Faraway Lane, please park on the south side of the road (2 mi, moderate with some steep & strenuous down/up hills).

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Ticknor Woodland Trail Hike

June 11, 2020
5:00pm-6:30pm
Dulac Street Trailhead (map)

Join UVLT and the City of Lebanon to explore the Ticknor Woodlands property. Meet in the parking area off Dulac St just past the Mt Calvary Cemetery when heading toward Slayton Hill Road. We will walk up to the vernal pool and then follow the trails through the property.

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