A member-based nonprofit. Connecting people to the land since 1895.

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Your gift grows the Blue-Blazed Hiking Trails, protects forests and parks, defends Connecticut's natural landscape, and gets kids outside and learning.

Your generosity makes Connecticut a better and more fun place to live and work.

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Donate now to the CFPA 2021 Annual Fund and keep the beautiful trails we love unbroken. Click to learn more about Blue-Blazed Forever!
... and maybe Save Taxes. You can make a difference protecting trails and forests from the impact of climate driven super storms.
Dennis Johnston in his 800 mile vest.
Have you heard about the Blue Trail Challenge? Meet Dennis Johnston and hear about his journey on the trails.
Learn about the history behind CFPA's Blue-Blazed Hiking Trails and why forests are so important in mitigating the effects of climate change.