Outreach Team Chair

Shoreline Greenway Trail is looking for someone to chair the Outreach Team.  This person would have marketing / organizational skills and would enjoy inspiring, organizing and overseeing a wonderful group of volunteers who are playing an important part in helping to make the Greenway Trail a reality.  The team includes a representative from each of the 4 towns and keeps our website updated, sees to our publications, and handles publicity, including four-town events such as the popular First Saturday walks and bike rides.  Want to find out more? Contact Josephine at  info@shorelinegreenwaytrail.org

Proposed Trail Section Well Received at Guilford Hearing

Good News in Guilford! Public comments about our first proposed Shoreline Greenway Trail section in Guilford were very positive from many of c. 50 folks attending an August 13th Public Hearing.

The nearly one-mile Trail section will be on the south side of Route One, going west from the East River to Boston Street, completely separate from the road on CT DOT right-of-way, and will vary from 10’ to 8’ wide. Homeowners along the proposed section who were present expressed their enthusiasm about the plan. The Trail section will be functional and aesthetically pleasing, using guidelines established by Shoreline Greenway Trail. [Read more...]

Madison Art Society Hits the Trail, September 6th

M view from access rd trail section summer wOur ‘First Saturday’ Walk in September will offer walkers the chance to watch and meet members of the Madison Art Society.  Artists will set up their easels along the trail en plein air and hikers may stop and  watch and talk with the artists.  The walk will take place on Saturday, September 6 at 10 am.  

Later in the day, there will be a reception and exhibition of the completed, framed trail scenes at Friends & Co. Restaurant in Madison.

Featured on  the hike will be a new  section of trail completed since our last walk there and the  always-beautiful views  of the salt marshes. Easy two-mile walk. Meet  at the SGT Eastern Trailhead parking lot off Rte. 1 just  east of the  Hammonasset entrance road. Directions: Exit 62 from I 95  south to Rte. 1. Left  onto Rte. 1 and right into the Hammonasset Park service  road. Questions: Ginny at  madison@shorelinegreenwaytrail.org.

Fox-CT Video Featuring SGT

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