A member-based nonprofit. Connecting people to the land since 1895.
  • 2015 Coverts Project Participants
    Read about the Coverts Project through the eyes of CFPA staffer, Lindsay. This wonderful program has brought together passionate individuals for 32 years and has touched thousands of additional people through outreach events!
  • The MDC -- water, sewer, and recreation provider for the Greater Hartford region -- is concerned about the impact that a natural gas pipeline across their land could make. Learn more at a community presentation (10/7) at West Hartford Town Hall.
  • Eric Lukingbeal, CFPA's President, introduces "Today's Land - Tomorrow's Legacy: A Vision for Conserving Connecticut."
  • 2015 Run for the Woods 5k Race Start Line
    September 19th was a gorgeous day to run on the Blue-Blazed Hiking Trails, raise funds for Connecticut conservation and enjoy the scenic beauty of Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area. Here's a recap for those who missed it!
  • CFPA and CLCC Received Award from the Rockfall Foundation
    On the evening of September 24th, the Rockfall Foundation presented CFPA with the President's Award for work on land conservation policy at the State Capitol.
  • Vote for the East-West Trail - $25k Grant Up for Grabs!
    The idea of connecting the AT and the NET has been a dream of CFPA for quite some time and there's a lot of work left to do! And now there's a potential way to fund it!
Just Released! New England Trail Map & Guide
Get it now! The first-ever, comprehensive hiking guide to the 220-mile New England Trail (NET) in Connecticut and Massachusetts is now available.
Start planning your next hiking adventure today
This online tool makes hike planning for the Blue-Blazed Hiking Trail System a snap. Locate trailhead parking and check out the latest trail notices here.
Team picture of Run for the Woods Sponsor Burns & McDonnell.
Our dedicated event sponsors ensure CFPA has the financial support necessary to make Run for the Woods happen, and we can't thank them enough!