Essex Land Trust and Other Designated Open Spaces

This map shows the properties owned and managed by the Essex Land Trust along with other major protected passive recreation areas in Essex. To see a closer view and a brief description of each property, click on its area of the map. Click the enlarged map to return to the town map. To view the photo archive from each property, click on its name in the list below. Anyone interested in helping out with property maintenance or in becoming a property steward should contact Chief Steward Geoff Furtney at 860-805-6495.

 

Map Canfield / Meadow Woods Preserve Osage Trails Great Meadows James Glen Tiley Pratt Pond Cross Lots Thatchbed Island Jean's Island Millrace Viney Hill Brook Park Fern Ledge Farm Hill Estates Farm Hill Estates Windswept Ridge Falls River Preserve Turtle Creek Preserve Heron Pond Pond Meadow Pond Meadow The Preserve The Preserve Morgana's Place Johnson Farm Bushy Hill Nature Preserve Platt Preserve

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Property Acres

Trails

Easy   Med

Steward Phone
Bushy Hill/Platt 137

04

Ron Nelson

Essex Conservation Commission

860-767-0319
Canfield-Meadow Woods 300 87

Roger Field

George Wendell

Essex Conservation Commission

860-767-8559

860-767-1593

Cross Lots 16 10

Al Macgregor

Fred Szufnarnowski

860-767-0693

860-227-6416

Doanes Woods 17 In Development

David Newbegin

Dirk Samuelson

860-767-9158

860-391-2250

Falls River Park 1+ Canoe Launch Keith Rustemeyer 860-767-9845
Falls River 41 31 John Matthiessen 860-767-1222
Farm Hill Estates 8 10 Jeff Hutchinson 860-767-7760
Fern Ledge 10 01

Adrienne Brochu

Steve Bancroft

860-767-9830

860-767-2280

Great Meadow 98 Closed to public Todd Samuelson 860 767-7298
Heron Pond 29 31

Nick Fomenko

Karen Carlone

860-767-1686

860-767-1143

James Glen 4 21 Breck & Sue Lardner 860-767-8200
Jean's Island 7 10 Keith Rustemeyer 860-767-9845
Johnson Farm 49 20 Dana Hill 860-767-8328
Mill Pond - Pond Association Mike Delouchry 860-767-1486
The Millrace 6 20 Geoff Furtney 860-805-6495
Morgana's Place * Pocket Park Jim Denham 860-876-0306
Pond Meadow 25 20 John Cosenza 860-767-0298
The Preserve 71

East2

West3

East & West

Stuart Warner

Ken Bombaci

Myron Stacks

201-240-4236

860-388-8501

860-510-3458

Osage Trails 8 10 Jerry & Lisa Baczewski 860-767-2247
Stanley Park *

Pocket Park

Bill Grover 860-767-1893
Thatchbed Island 8 Closed to public Paul Greenberg 860-767-7355
Tiley Pratt Pond 8 01 Dick Hoxsey 860-322-4185
Turtle Creek 66 10 Dave Gumbart, TNC 860-568-6270
Viney Hill Brook Park 104 42 Richard Helmecki 860-767-2219
Windswept Ridge 36 01 Todd Samuelson 860-767-7298
         
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