News

Peloquin Woods Maiden Walk

March 21, 2020

The Marjorie Peloquin Memorial Trail became official on March 16 when the trailhead sign was installed. A few days later, in conjunction with the Hopkinton Trails Club, about 15 people

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New Trails and Bridges

February 28, 2020

Two Eagle Scout candidates have recently completed some significant projects on HALT trails. Casey Pratt built two long bridges spanning wet areas at Cameron Woods, and Nick DePatie built a

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Great Horned Owl

Bird of Prey Presentation

January 25, 2020

The Bird of Prey presentation, sponsored jointly by HALT and the Hopkinton Public Library, was a great success.  Kathleen Regan, Teacher Naturalist from Mass Audubon, spoke to a capacity crowd

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Mary Pratt, 1928-2019

December 13, 2019

Mary Pratt, one of the founders of HALT and director for many years, passed away on Dec. 2. The following article about her life and accomplishments was published in the

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Winter Fun

December 9, 2019

Winter in the woods can be a most enjoyable experience. On a sunny day with little wind, it’s amazing how comfortable you can be, no matter what the temperature. The

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Welcome Mountain Bikers

October 29, 2019

HALT has just opened up all of its trails to bicycling! Recognizing that mountain bikers are very responsible trail users, considerate of hikers, runners, dog walkers and equestrians, the Trust

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Change of Leadership at Hopkinton Area Land Trust

September 25, 2019

After 24 years serving as President and Board Chairman, Dave Goldman has stepped down from the Trust’s leadership and has recently relocated out of state. The Trust community extends a

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HALT in Hopkinton Independent

September 24, 2019

Read this nice article on HALT published in the September 18 issue of the Hopkinton Independent.

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New Trail at Brook Hollow

September 23, 2019

Eagle Scout candidate Nick DePatie has just completed clearing a new loop trail at Brook Hollow, one of HALT’s oldest properties, that passes through the remote northeast section of the

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