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Vermont Tree Farm System



Vermont Woodlands Association and the Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation are inviting you to take a monthly excursion into Vermont’s forests, county by county. The monthly walks in the woods will be led by county foresters, consulting foresters, and natural resource professionals to showcase the wonders and enjoyment of Vermont’s lush forests. Participants are encouraged to wear sturdy walking shoes or boots.

Be sure to check our full calendar at a glance to view ALL EVENTS being offered.

                        Upcoming Walks:

                        Picture of two people cross country skiingSki & Snowshoe in the Woods:
                        Forestry Tour w/ Vermont Woodlands Association

                        Saturday, 2/17/18, 10am-1pm  (Backup: Sunday, 2/18) A really fun way to see a demonstration forest that is also a Tree Farm!
                        Co-Sponsors: Vermont Woodlands Association, Northwoods Stewardship Center
                        RSVP Online through the link above, or call 802-747-7900 or email us.
                        *Eligible for 2.5 category 1 CFE credits from SAF

                        WALK IN THE WOODS: Wildlife Benefits of a Timber Harvest (EVENT FLYER)
                        Saturday, 2/24/18, 9am-12pm
                        , Wallingford, VT
                        Register ONLINEvia Email, or call 802-747-7900. 
                        This program will highlight a Woods, Wildlife and Warblers program timber harvest, that is also a Habitat for Heat Project 
                        *Assigned three (3.0) Category 1 CFE credits through SAF.

                        WALK IN THE WOODS: Diversified Land Management with a Timbersale Tour 
                        2/24/18, 9am-12pm (Rescheduled from 2/11)
                        Galusha Hill Farm,  10 Clark Road, Topsham, VT
                        See how a diversified property is managed on a property is approximately 1,000 acres of forest and farmland owned and managed by Meadowsend Timberlands Ltd.
                        Register ONLINE space limited, via Email, or call 802-747-7900. (EVENT FLYER)
                        *Eligible for CFE credits from SAF and has been assigned 3.0 category 1 CFE credits.

                        Walk in the Woods- Who Goes There? (EVENT FLYER)
                        Wildlife Tracking Workshop with Ed Sharron of the National Park Service
                        Saturday, 3/10/18, 10am-1pm
                        Shrewsbury Meeting House, Shrewsbury, VT
                        Space Limited. Registration Required.
                        Register ONLINE space limited, via Email, or call 802-747-7900.

                        * Eligible for CFE credits from SAF, assigned 3.0 category 1 CFE credits.

Photos from past Walk in the Woods workshops:

A Woods, Wildlife and Warblers Program Walk in the Woods at Alan Calfee's in Rupert

Weyerhaeuser Co. and Vermont ANR: September 2017

                                      Kevin Hall Walk in Braintree: August 2016

Pfalzerwald Tree Farm Tour & Walk
August 2014


Investigating Wildlife Tracking Workshop with Lynn Levine-February 2014
Listen to VPR Story, " Tracking Opens Window On World Of Animals"
Photo & Story Credit VPR/Susan Keese


Wildlife Winter Survival Strategies with Jayson Benoit & Paul Hamelin
Northwoods Stewardship Center

February 2014
Photos: Jayson Benoit


Plum Creek Walk in the NEK
July 2013

Pfalzerwald Tree Farm Walk
August 2012
Apple Tree Pruning & Maintenance
April 2012


Sugarbush Management Walk with Kevin Hall
March 2012


Walk in Thetford-Invasive Plant ID & Control
September 2011
Walk in Tunbridge-Northern Hardwood Forest Management
June 2011


Walk in Jericho-Forest Insects & Disease in Your Woodlands
May 2011
Walk in Tunbridge-Woodland Boundary Lines
April 2011


Walk in Berlin-Apple Tree Pruning and Maintenance
February 2011
Walk in Rupert-Recreation
February 2010



Previous Tree Farm Tour/Walk