Our Projects

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22ND: Small’s Farm Trail Work Morning: Help install new trail markers and continue trail clearing at Small’s Farm Memorial Trail, 9:30am-noon. Meet in the driveway at the white barns at 3 Wire Village Rd. All tools will be provided, along with food and drinks. Recommend wearing heavy clothes, long sleeves and secure footwear for trail work. Please RSVP to info@commongroundlt.org or 774-371-0156

Formed in 2006, Common Ground Land Trust, Inc. is an all-volunteer, private non-profit organization dedicated to open space protection in the towns of Spencer and Leicester, MA.

Our mission is to acquire and conserve open space in our communities for a healthy and enjoyable environment.

Some of our properties and projects include:


Sarah Brodeur, our AmeriCorps intern, with the newly installed Small's Farm trailhead sign

ANNUAL MEETING THURSDAY OCT 13th: 7pm at Leicester Rod & Gun Club, 1015 Whittemore St, Leicester MA, A short presentation about CGLT's progress and finances, followed by a presentation by Bill Caulway about hiking the Appalachian Trail. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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CGLT's Mission

We depend entirely on memberships, donations, grants and volunteers to do our work. Please join us as a Member and Volunteer!