About Tug Hill Tomorrow

Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust is an independent, nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization based on Watertown, NY. We work throughout the 2,100 square mile region, serving portions of Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida, Herkimer and Oswego counties. Since 1991, we have permanently conserved more than 7,000 acres, and worked with over 50 landowners. The conserved land includes working farms, productive forestland, recreation and wild lands – all conserved through voluntary, private land protection. The conservation work of Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust protects wildlife habitat, maintains scenic vistas, encourages recreational opportunities, and fosters a renewed sense of community.

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Old Growth Hike

Upcoming Treks and Events

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Help Bash the Trash!

Help Bash the Trash!

Join us on Saturday, September 29th to help clean up your Black River! The Annual Black River Trash Bash will take place at Waterworks Park in Watertown from 10 am to 12 pm. This community clean-up is organized by Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust, but is part of a series of clean-ups sponsored by the […]

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Old Growth Hike Recap

We held our annual Old Growth Hike field trip this past Saturday, September 15th in Osceola, NY. The trip drew in a total of 14 participants of all ages and backgrounds. Father and son, Art and Art Keller were so excited to have found a group to help them both explore new hiking areas in […]

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Family Farms Art Show a Success!

The Family Farms Art Show was on display on Sunday, September 16th at the Tug Hill Vineyards in Lowville. Artist Loretta Lepkowski proudly set up her 29 paintings of local, hardworking farm families at the Vineyards in order to “portray memorable scenes that heighten the beauty of the human spirit of our agriculturally based Tug Hill […]

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How Old are Tug Hill's Trees?

How Old are Tug Hill’s Trees?

Have you ever wondered how old some of the trees are surrounding your home? Come out on Saturday, September 15th and see for yourself one of the most remote old growth forests on Tug Hill. Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust will be hosting the Old Growth Hike, led by naturalist Robert McNamara, beginning at 10am at […]

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Cheers to a New Website!

Cheers to a New Website!

Thanks to Mike Gerenser at Velocimedia, we finally have a newly designed website! Please bear with us, though, as we consistently add new pages and update information. You can now view all of our current and past publications, such as newsletters, calendars, and annual reports. You can get a feel for some of our upcoming treks and events by viewing […]

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