Oodles of Reasons to Visit Our Properties This Year!

May 21 – 125 years to the day from the signing of the act that established the first nonprofit land conservation organization of its kind in the world  – marks the beginning of a yearlong celebration of the history, impact, and legacy of The Trustees. In honor of our big anniversary, special programs, promotions and challenges provide members and nonmembers alike with unique, fun ways to experience the bounty and beauty of our reservations. Join us!

A series of opportunities to visit our properties for free:

Columbus Day, October 10
free admission for MA residents
(Parking fees, where applicable, still appy.)

Veterans Day, November 11
free admission to veterans and their families
(Parking fees, where applicable, still appy.)

“Green Friday,” November 25
free admission and parking to our outdoor properties

25 Things To Do Before You’re 12.5
Great ways to get the littles outdoors! Pick up this family fun booklet at our properties this summer. They're filled with suggested activities, quests, and games for kids to try at any of our 116 inspired places statewide.

Hike 125
Our challenge to get out and hit the trails. Hike 125 miles between May 21 & December 31 and be entered to win prizes. We’ll provide suggested routes, group activities, online leaderboards and ways to track your progress, and more. Click here to get started.

Sponsored by:
Blue Cross Blue Sheild Massachusetts REI


BinGO 125
Attend Trustees events throughout the year and receive BinGO 125 game stickers. Once you have 5 in a row, mail your card back and you’ll be entered to win one of 125 prizes! Find your card in the summer issue of Special Places or at Trustees programs statewide.

Click here for program rules >>

Each special place and each individual experience is unique. What’s yours? This summer, we’ll invite you to share your experiences with us in a fun and interactive way.

Volunteer 1-2-5

Serve 1-2-5

Find 1 property • Give 2 hours • Repeat 5 times

It’s that easy! Everyone that completes a 1-2-5 cycle will receive a commemorative patch and each time you complete a 1-2-5 cycle, you’ll be entered to win one of a variety of great prizes. Just sign up to volunteer and you’ll be automatically entered as a Serve 1-2-5 participant.

So Many MORE Things To Do!
Across the state, Trustees properties come alive with celebratory events, activities, and opportunities to visit. Look for birthday parties, dinners, lectures, ecology hikes, walks, concerts, tours, and so much more in Things To Do all year round.

© 2016 The Trustees | 125th Anniversary Media Kit