fall foliage
Heidi Jones


Forests provide more than timber

It wasn’t that long ago when Tug Hill’s woodlands seemed to go on forever, a haven for people and wildlife alike. Over the years, as has been the case in other rural areas, families have…

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Tug Hill Calendar Contest is Back

Our annual calendar contest is designed for all of the talented photographers who like to capture the beauty and uniqueness…

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fall foliage
Lee Ellsworth

Nature is a necessity.

Let’s make sure there’s access close to home.

Between family obligations, school, our jobs, and community responsibilities, it’s a challenge for many of us to break away from our…

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volunteer hike

Volunteers are the heart and soul of Tug Hill

Are you looking to make a difference and have fun with friends and family? Volunteering is a great way to…

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couple on Spoon Dairy farm

Withstanding the test of time. Farmland conservation and a new generation.

Shortly after Rob Spoon and Alix Kreuger were married in August of 2000, they began thinking about ways to preserve…

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stunning image of deer
Pamela Underhill Karaz

Join others as a part of the Heart of Tug Hill Legacy Society

Have you considered how you might leave a lasting impact for generations to come?  Leaving a gift of any amount…

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silo with buildings on farm

Conservation changing lives in the Utica area

Conserving land has been a life-long goal for people like Richard Hughes, a Utica area landowner and farmer. “Our family…

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light coming in between trees in the snow
Julie Christmas

Your love of Tug Hill shows…

People like you are the engine behind what makes conservation happen in Tug Hill, and this coming year it’s more…

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family outing

Kids are staying inside, even in rural areas

You are helping to change that. Your love of the land may seem natural to you, but it’s more at…

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Copenhagen, NY in January
Kathy Hanchek

Winter Fun Challenge

Want to get outside?

Want to get outside? If you get restless during Tug Hill’s winter season, we have a challenge for you! Come…

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