Trail clearing is still taking place along the Small's Farm Family Trail, but the trail is now open!

Our Projects

FUNDRAISER: Eat at MEXICALI GRILL (Main St., Spencer) on Thurs March 22nd - show this picture (on your phone is OK) and CGLT will receive 20% of your meals! Dine in or take out!

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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!


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

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: