• Phone : (207) 594-5166
  • Address : 8 North Main St. Rockland ME 04841

This is Georges River Land Trust.

Our goals are to conserve land, protect resources and habitat, provide recreational opportunities, promote health, and educate about the intersection of art and nature and how to be good stewards of both. Please join us.

Latest News

Langlais Art At Riley School

Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) is pleased to partner with The Riley School in Rockport, through the Langlais Art Loan Program. Several original paintings by Bernard Langlais, owned by the Georges River Land Trust and on loan from the Langlais Sculpture Preserve in Cushing now hang in the Pottery Studio, Young Children’s Room and Library […]

Langlais Native Plants for Pollinators

In 2018, we partnered with the Maine Master Gardener Volunteer program to create a design for a native plant pollinator garden to be installed in the large island in the Langlais Sculpture Preserve parking lot. The planting design balances the season of bloom, plant height, and bloom color, plus adds some grasses for visual interest […]

Trail Work

GRLT Trails Manager John Anders is busy out on the trails with his volunteer crew cleaning up and making repairs while the brilliant fall weather holds. Here they are on the Thorndike Trail on Ragged Mountain. Interested in lending a hand? Then give John a call at 594-5166. Help is always needed!

Events

A Winter Family Hike

Explore the wilds of Searsmont with our guides Sarah Crosby and Bill Evans who have been hiking, bushwhacking, skiing and snowshoeing the area for many years. It’s a great time of year to listen to the quiet in the woods and look for tracks of our wildlife neighbors. On this family-friendly hi...

January 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Rockland Green Drinks

COMING SOON – STAY TUNED! Have you heard about this new cool conservation with drinks craze? A new group has been approved for the mid-coast and is just getting going. We are looking for a couple of folks to help get the monthly meet-up off the ground. Interested? Text Nicole at 951-2871. Chee...

January 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Coyote: America’s Songdog

In partnership with the Searsmont Town Library, and as part of their year-long Maine Outdoors program funded through the Maine Community Foundation, we invite you to join conservation biologist Geri Vistein as she takes you on a journey to discover coyotes, an important and resilient carnivore. Join...

February 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Trails & Preserves

Outdoor Initiative

A huge part of land trust legacy is dedicated to the notion that some of Maine’s best can be found outside – in the woods, on the water, in the fresh air. One of the big reasons we conserve land in the first place is so there will always be special spots for everyone to […]

COMING SOON! The Bobolink Trail

In 2007 Georges River Land Trust set out to protect the spectacular and well-loved iconic landscape between the Weskeag and St. George Rivers, along Route 131 in South Thomaston, on the road from Thomaston to Port Clyde.

Connecting Community to Town Forests

Have you heard? Fat biking is all the rage! Our Connecting Community to Town Forests initiative is the result of a longstanding working relationship between Georges River Land Trust and the Thomaston Conservation Commission.