Sycamore Land Trust

Preserving land and connecting people to nature

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Sycamore Land Trust

Events

Intro to Winter Camping

Thursday, December 14, 6-7:30pm

Blueline

Join Sycamore Branches for a free workshop on winter camping, let by veteran outdoorsman Mike Waterford. Learn all the info you need to get started: gear, food, hiking and camping tips, campgrounds in the region, and more. Thursday, December 14 6:00-7:30pm Blueline (212 W. 4th St., downtown Bloomington) Join the Facebook event and invite your friends! Beer and wine will be provided! There’s no cost to attend this workshop. Thanks…  [Read More]

New Year’s Resolution Hike

Saturday, January 6, 12-2pm

Be healthy. Be active. Be immersed in the beautiful Brown County Hills. Join us for hike that is sure to burn off some of those holiday pounds at the Laura Hare Nature Preserve at Downey Hill. RSVP here or or call (812)-336-5382 x100 for more info.  Hikes are free for members; fee for non-members is $5/person or $10/family. You can become a member by donating online today.

Little Hikers: Who’s Been Here?

Sunday, January 7, 12-2pm

Good questions often to lead to wonderful discoveries. We’ll read a few pages of a book by Lindsey Barrett George then get on our way to using our senses and asking “who’s been here?” at Bean Blossom Bottoms Nature Preserve. RSVP here or or call (812)-336-5382 x100 for more info.  Hikes are free for members; fee for non-members is $5/person or $10/family. You can become a member by donating online today.

Solitude Hike

Saturday, February 3, 12-2pm

Often interpretive hikes involve so much discussion that you may never be fully aware of the sights and sounds around you. Join this hike to quietly explore The Cedars with shared readings and inspirational quotes along the way. RSVP here or call (812)-336-5382 x100 for more info.  Hikes are free for members; fee for non-members is $5/person or $10/family. You can become a member by donating online today.

Little Hikers: Pine Needle Tea

Saturday, February 10, 12-2pm

We will learn how to identify local evergreens, including the white pine, which we will use to make a delicious and nutritious tea to warm our souls on this winter day. Join us at our headquarters, Cedar Crest, located at 4898 E Heritage Woods Road. RSVP here or call (812)-336-5382 x100 for more info.  Hikes are free for members; fee for non-members is $5/person or $10/family. You can become a member by donating online…  [Read More]

Weekday Walkers: Fresh Air & Fitness

Thursday, February 15, 10am-12pm

Enjoy a refreshing winter hike through meadow, creek, and upland forest at Yellowwood Farm, a conservation easement located at the edge of Yellowwood State Forest in Brown County. Meet at 9:30 in the Bloomingfoods East parking lot. RSVP here or call (812)-336-5382 x100 for more info.  Hikes are free for members; fee for non-members is $5/person or $10/family. You can become a member by donating online today.