Posts Tagged ‘ Shoreline Greenway Trail ’

Shoreline Greenway Trail First Saturday Hike and Bike Schedule

Sep 3rd, 2014 | By

SHORELINE GREENWAY TRAIL “FIRST SATURDAY” FALL HIKE AND BIKE September2014 – December2014 JOIN our SGT leaders on our monthly First Saturday walks and bike this fall along the existing and proposed SGT Trail, or other local trails. Open to the public. Just show up by 10am. ¨ Walkers wear sturdy shoes ¨ Leashed dogs welcome ¨

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Positive comments at Guilford Public Hearing!

Aug 24th, 2014 | By

Good News in Guilford! Public comments about our first proposed Shoreline Greenway Trail section in Guilford were very positive from many of c. 50 folks attending the Public Hearing last Wednesday, August 13. Thank you to everyone who answered the call!



Getting Branford Children Outdoors with the Shoreline Greenway Trail

Jul 9th, 2014 | By

During the final weeks of school, several groups of fifth grade students at Branford’s Francis Walsh Middle School had a chance to get out of the classroom, get some exercise, and learn about sights along the Shoreline Greenway Trail (SGT). Led by SGT volunteers and accompanied by their teachers, Dawn Corcoran and Robin Axtell, as well

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Shoreline Greenway Trail: ‘Successful Town Meeting in Branford’

Mar 6th, 2014 | By

Branford’s first Town Meeting held on Sunday, March 2 was a great success. Our thanks go to the Blackstone Library for hosting the event and to the SOUND for its publicity. But most of all we thank those who attended. We hope that they were informed about the Shoreline Greenway Trail by our power point.

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A Trail Full Of Potential Along The Shoreline

Oct 28th, 2013 | By

The dream of the Shoreline Greenway Trail – a 25-mile continuous off-road path between Hammonasset State Park and New Haven’s Lighthouse Point Park – began a decade ago. And now with the recent completion of a one-mile stretch from the entrance of Hammonasset west to Route 1, the all-volunteer group installing the trail has something

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Key link of Greenway Trail complete

Aug 26th, 2013 | By

It’s an added attraction for the 2 million runners, bikers, and beach-goers who visit Hammonasset each year. “Trails have become an incredibly important resource for Connecticut,” said Susan Whalen, CT DEEP. “They allow all kinds of citizens of all kinds of abilities to get out and enjoy the outdoors.” And this section of the Shoreline

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Shoreline Greenway Trail through the eyes of children!

May 25th, 2013 | By

On Tuesday, May 7, Branford Shoreline Greenway Team members Chet Blomquist, Leo Cristofar, and Judy Miller led Mary T. Murphy 3rd graders on the Tabor and Pine Orchard Birch Road sections of Branford’s Shoreline Greenway Trail.



New walkway in Hammonasset highlight of First Saturday Walk

Feb 4th, 2013 | By

The newly built walkway in Hammonasset was a highlight of the First Saturday Walk on a sunny, cold, Groundhog Day February 2. Click on this environmental headline for more on this story from Shoreline Greenway Trail.



DEEP Awards Grant to Shoreline Greenway Trail in Madison

Nov 14th, 2012 | By

The Connecticut DEEP announced that the state is awarding grant money to support the development of a section of The Shoreline Greenway Trail in Madison, a CT Designated Greenway. The Shoreline Greenway Trail is planned to take users along Connecticut’s coast from Hammonasset State Park in Madison 25 miles to Lighthouse Point on New Haven Harbor.



Volunteers needed for the Shoreline Greenway Trail in Branford

Aug 30th, 2011 | By

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED RIGHT NOW! Chet and his “greem Team There are many, many important tasks associated with the Shoreline Greenway Trail, which include: Building and maintaining trails Raising funds Increasing SGT membership Publicity Government Liaison Fiscal work Identifying and tagging trees along the trail. If you like to volunteer, call Co–chair Judith Miller at 203-481-3870

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