Join us to clean the river...FROM the river by canoe! First 100 volunteers will get a bbq lunch after.
$25,000 Matching Grant Goal Accomplished!
Thank you! Many generous donors and friends quickly rallied to support ALT and meet the challenge grant goal; resulting in $50,000 to our Stewardship Endowment Fund. Well done!
With six days still to go, we are only $2,250 short of the $25,000 target which will be matched dollar for dollar from the Maine Community Foundation. Please make a gift today!
Thursday February 28th will be the first public viewing of video featuring Lewiston-Auburn with additional short films of Holyoke, MA and Providence, RI
Join ALT as we host a local event as part of the annual Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! The Androscoggin Riverlands is a perfect Saturday hike just a short drive from downtown LA.
ALT Awarded 2013 Jay/Livermore Falls ECO-Excellence Community Award
A joint award for both Jay and Livermore Falls went to ALT for working with Otis Falls Mill to obtain a recreational easement connecting both communities with river access.
Come on out to Hooper Pond on Feb 9t as ALT joins the Greene Dragons Snowmobile Club for a family day that will include fishing, a bbq and ALT offering snowshoe demonstrations.
Take a snowshoe hike through the trails of Auburn's Mt. Apatite as ALT helps kick off the annual Auburn Winter Festival.
Award winners for 2012 include Baxter Brewing Co, Adventure Bound Rafting, the Hilton Garden Inn - Auburn Riverwatch and Jeff and Pattie Parsons.
The Androscoggin Land Trust (ALT) seeks a Development Director to join our team advancing land conservation and community connections to the Androscoggin River.
Land Trust Moves Forward to Complete Wildlife Management at Hooper Pond Conservation Area
Land Trust Receives Funding for Hazard Tree and Soil Scarification Program at David Rancourt River Preserve.
Choose a hike on the Homestead Trail on Saturday, September 29 or a paddle on Gulf Island Pond on Sunday, September 30 along the shoreline of the state park--or both!
5:30 to 7:00 pm Put boats in at the Otis Mill in Jay for an easy round trip paddle. Mill Street Cafe provides snacks and cash bar.
Join us to hear the latest on land and water trail planning along the Androscoggin River and give us your feedback on the most important projects to pursue.
Teens from Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine's Auburn/Lewiston Clubhouse teamed up with volunteers from the United New Auburn Association to work on Barker Mill Trail
5:30 to 8:00 pm Put boats in at the Otis Mill in Jay for an easy round trip paddle. Mill Street Cafe provides snacks and cash bar.
Morning and Evening Balloon launches. Join us in a raft or bring your own boat and float on the river to enjoy the balloons.
5:30 to 8:00 pm Put boats in at the boat launch at Festival Plaza on Main Street in Auburn.
A Youth Camping Weekend in Acadia will conclude a summer of outings led by the Androscoggin Land Trust
5:30- 8:00 pm Put boats in at the boat launch at Festival Plaza on Main Street in Auburn.
9 am to 1 pm. Meet at 9 am at the North River Road boat launch (near Wendy's on Center St. in Auburn)
9 am to 3 pm. Meet at 9 am at Center Bridge (on Center Bridge Road) in Turner.
9 am to 3 pm. Meet at 9 am on Googin's Island (between the Twin Bridges on Route 219 in Turner.
5:30 to 8 pm. Put boats in at the Otis Mill and paddle around the area. Mill Street Cafe provides snacks and cash bar.
Dan Marquis, the photographer for the race has posted his photos on the web: take a look
Lewiston-Auburn joins Holyoke, MA and Providence, RI in feature on recreation in the Northeast US
9 am to 2 pm. Paddle from the Riley Dam to Otis Mill
9 am to 3 pm. Paddle from Dixfield to Riley Dam in Jay.
5:30 pm to 8 pm. Put boats in at the boat launch at Festival Plaza on Main Street in Auburn, paddle on the Androscoggin River in canoe or kayak to the falls and the canals.
Race Results for the 14th Annual Chief Worumbo Androscoggin River Race are available.
July 15-Chief Worumbo Androscoggin River Race held as part of the Moxie Festival in Lisbon.
The Androscoggin Land Trust has been selected by the National Park Service to launch a creative summer program designed to connect Lewiston-Auburn’s young people to the region.
All the latest Androscoggin Land Trust news and upcoming Summer Paddling Events
Bethel Outdoor Adventure and Campground’s newest venture, Lewiston Auburn Canoe and Kayak Rentals, will be in downtown Auburn on a temporary basis.
ALT brings together Maine IF&W and New Auburn-based Boys and Girls Club to host Youth Fishing Day at Little Andy Park this Thursday morning
Help clean up the riverbanks of the Androscoggin in Lewiston-Auburn, Sunday, June 17 from 9 am to 1 pm
Eight cub scouts and ten parents from Pack 111 gathered at Mount Apatite to work on the trail system.
The Homestead Trail, in the Androscoggin Riverlands State Park is the signature hiking trail developed by land trust volunteers nearly a decade ago. Hike begins at 10 am.
Saturday June 2nd - National Trails Day Barker Mill Trail work day in New Auburn
Androscoggin Greenway Plan to be Focus of Potential Project Impacts on Public Health
Naturalist led walk through the Garcelon Bog. Wildflowers and birds will be highlights.
Lewiston-Auburn to be part of Maine's First Place-based Health Impact Assessment.
In its 14th year, the family-friendly Worumbo Race has become one of the largest single day events on the Androscoggin
Androscoggin Land Trust secures Quality of Place grant to fully design signage system to reach riverfront by car, on foot, and even boat
Two week training program brings new riverfront hiking trail and prepares statewide Conservation Corps team leaders at Spruce Mountain Conservation Area in Jay
ALT receives donation of 20 acre parcel that protects critical wetland area along the shoreline of Lincoln Pond in the Nezinscot River watershed.
Join an LA trails leader for this snowshoe/hike (depending on how much snow there is) into Sunnyside Park and through the Riverside Cemetery this Saturday at 10 am.
Winter Wildlife in Riverlands State Park. Learn how animals survive in the winter and how to identify animal tracks in the snow!
Join the fun at the Riverlands State Park for a snowshoe and learn about the trees and shrubs of the park
Join LA Trails leader for a walk on the Barker Mill Trail and into the Sherwood Forest Conservation Area this Saturday at 10am.
Take a walk on the Garcelon Bog boardwalk and find out who and what has been out and about during the night. We will search for tracks and other signs that animals leave behind.
Learn about what life was like at the Riverlands in the 1800s before it was flooded and search for homestead foundations that still remain in the park.
This snowshoe hike will leave from the Walton School parking lot at 10 AM and walk through historical Oak Hill Cemetery, onto Huston Farm and back.
Join the Androscoggin Land Trust and Museum LA for fun family snowshoe activities in Simard-Payne Park in Lewiston from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 4
Join LA Trails’ volunteer Dana Little as he leads local outdoor enthusiasts on a snowshoe trek through Auburn's Mt. Apatite beginning at 10 AM on Saturday.
More than 50 people gathered Thursday evening at the Hilton Garden Auburn Riverwatch Hotel to sort through dozens of improvement projects aimed at creating a river-going network.
ALT receives funding from the Maine Natural Resources Conservation Program to protect 42 acres of forestland in the town of Jay.
A public workshop to discuss priority setting for land and water trails along the Androscoggin River in Lewiston-Auburn.
Garcelon Bog, Property of Ecological Importance, Permanently Protected. Land Trust partners with City of Lewiston to achieve land conservation, advance economic development.
Join ALT for our Annual Meeting Tuesday Nov. 29 from 6-8pm.
Land Trust Receives Funding for Wildlife Management at Hooper Pond Conservation Area
The Future of Maine’s North Woods: Panel discussion and public forum. Nov 7, 7pm at Franco American Heritage Center
Please review our schedule for upcoming riverfront walking assessments and consider joining us!
Fall Foliage Paddle at Androscoggin Riverlands Saturday Oct 15 starting at 10am.
Fall Foliage Paddle in Downtown Lewiston-Auburn to be offered Sunday Oct 2nd from 11am - 1pm.
Fall Community Paddle Planned for this Sunday Sept 25 at 11am in Jay.
Maine Farmland Trust and Androscoggin Land Trust to host
"Forever Farm" Event at Katherine Breton Preserve in Lisbon. Tuesday Sept. 13 5-8PM
Barker Mill Trail workday a success!
Join us for the Barker Mill Trail work day on Saturday August 27, 2011 from 9am to noon.
Come paddle with us as we watch the hot air balloon launches throughout the Great Falls Balloon Festival!
ALT is partnering with MaineIFW and the Tree Street Youth to offer a free youth fishing event from Simard-Payne (Railroad) Park this Thursday
The Maine Conservation Corps is seeking volunteers for work at the Androscoggin Riverlands
Learn to Paddle and Paddle After Hours to be Offered this Thursday August 5th in Downtown L-A.
Join us as we Paddle After Hours with YPLAA and the Androscoggin River Watershed Council
Working Landscapes, a New State Park, and Downtown LA to be Featured in upcoming Paddles on the Androscoggin.
Join us as we paddle from Twin Bridges to Center Bridge on July 29, from Center Bridge to Gulf Island Dam on July 30 and from North River Road to Deer Rips on July 31
Join the Source to the Sea Trek and the Androscoggin Land Trust for Business After Hours at the Otis Mill in Jay on July 27 at 5:30pm.
Join us as we paddle from Dixfield to Jay on July 23 and from Jay (Riley) to Otis Mill on July 24.
Androscoggin Land Trust was recently awarded Land for Maine's Future funding for land in Canton, Jay and Livermore Falls.
77 students came to hike the Homestead Trail with Gary Best of the Bureau of Parks and Lands, and Steve Reed and Judy Marden, volunteers from the Androscoggin Land Trust
2011 Chief Worumbo Race Results!
Registration is now open!
On Saturday June 11 Androscoggin Land Trust and Cub Scout Pack 111 worked together to improve the trails at Mount Apatite Park in Auburn.
Join us for a walking tour of the most recently conserved property in the Jersey Bog Area!
Join us for a guided nature walk of the Captain Harris Homestead Preserve in Greene on Saturday May 7th!
More than 1,200 acres of working forestland in Oxford County will be protected by a conservation collaboration of The Nature Conservancy, Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine
325-acre Captain Harris Homestead in Greene Conserved through Donated Easement.
ALT Executive Director Jonathan P. LaBonte will present the monthly lecture at the Androscoggin County Historical Society
Join LA Trails volunteer Stephen Reed at the Sherwood Forest Conservation Area this Saturday February 19th at 10am!
Join the fun at the 2011 Winter Snowshoe Program at the Androscoggin Riverlands State Park!
This Huston Farm snowshoe hike will leave from the Walton School parking lot at 10 AM and the group will walk along Loring Avenue to the Huston Farm property.
Join LA Trails volunteer Dana Little as he leads local outdoor enthusiasts on a snowshoe trek through Auburn's Mt. Apatite beginning at 10 AM on Saturday January 29th.
Grant of Technical Assistance to focus on engagement of neighborhoods in planning process
Click here to read some of the successes of the Androscoggin Land Trust from the last year. These successes were made possible through the support of our donors and members.
"The land will now remain working farmland and forest forever," says Adrian Wadsworth with clear pride.
ALT Annual Meeting to Highlight Conclusion of Another Year of Conservation and Recreation, Envision New Future by Branding the Androscoggin River
Attached are the details of the Androscoggin Land Trust memo on Camp Gustin with the attachments included.
Take it Outside! Join us as we lead a Fall Foliage Paddle at the Androscoggin Riverlands State Park in partnership with the Maine Department of Conservation.
LA Trails and County Sheriff’s Department Partner to Offer Water Safety Program for Local Youth and Families at David Rancourt River Preserve, Lewiston.
Join the Great Falls Paddling Society of ALT and the Watershed Council for a paddling trip in downtown and a snack after at Gritty's LA Brew Pub
Results from this year's Chief Worumbo Androscoggin River Race
Working Landscapes and New Riverfront Trails to be Focus of Androscoggin River Paddling
Join the Androscoggin Land Trust and our partner the Androscoggin River Watershed Council for the 15th Annual Source to Sea Trek
Show your Moxie and join the race! Part of the Town of Lisbon's Moxie Festival.
Join the LA Trails program for its first trail builders skill workshop.
Join ALT and our partners out on the Androscoggin Greenway at one of three planned events!
Join the Durham Conservation Commission and the Androscoggin Land Trust for the annual spring clean-up at the Durham River Park off Route 136.
Come hear about the proposed plans to reconstruct Lincoln Street in Lewiston and offer your ideas on providing safe bicycle and pedestrian access.
Join ALT for a winter excursion at the Androscoggin Riverlands State Park and its famous Homestead Trail. Enjoy the snow, the views of the River, and the remnants of the 18th cent
Join Lisbon area residents for a day of outdoor fun like cross country skiiing, snowshoeing or even sitting in the Lodge enjoying hot chocolate.
Join LA Trails leader Dana Little as he leads local outdoor enthusiasts on a snowshoe trek through Auburn's Mt. Apatite beginning at 10 AM on Saturday January 30th.
RSVP NOW for the 20th Anniversary Annual Meeting and Celebration for the Androscoggin Land Trust and LA Trails, to be hosted again by our friends at Museum LA!
Voters in the town of Lisbon have voted to provide the local match for a significant trail project along the Androscoggin River.
Don't put your boat away yet!
Fine art exhibition and auction to benefit the Androscoggin Land Trust and L/A Arts
Come paddle with us as we watch the hot air balloon launches throughout the Great Falls Balloon Festival
Gulf Island Pond Recreation Highlights Annual Picnic
Show your Moxie and join the race! Part of the Town of Lisbon's Moxie Festival.
Androscoggin Land Trust closed on the acquisition of a 126-acre parcel of property in Buckfield formerly owned by the Estate of Donetta Kimball.
New Site Now Live!
We are excited to announce our new website. Please take a look around.