The Cheshire Land Trust Governing Board meets the third Thursday of each month at the Cheshire Chamber of Commerce office located at 195 S Main St. #2, Cheshire, CT 06410. If you would like to attend, contact us.

Cheshire Land Trust, P.O.Box 781, Cheshire, CT 06410

CLT is an all-volunteer, private 501(c) 3 non-profit organization committed to conservation. We are not affiliated with the town of Cheshire. We do not receive taxpayer monies. Our organization is wholly funded by our membership.

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Phone: 203-806-0258

CheshireLandTrust@gmail.com

Carmichael Sanctuary-Nettleton's Ravine

Property Name:

Carmichael Sanctuary-Nettleton's Ravine

Donor:

Linda Carmichael

1979

Acquisition Date:

Acreage:

14.5

Location:

Bethany Mountain Rd

Habitat:

Wildlife sanctuary in forested ravine.

Adjoins State forest and town open space. Access by permission only.

Access by permission only.

The sanctuary lies on the south side of Bethany Mountain Road (Route 42), and is adjacent to a portion of the Naugatuck State Forest’s Mount Sanford Block to the west.  It’s bordered by low-density residential areas to the south and east.  It is a quiet, secluded area of unspoiled beauty typical of some of the remote areas of Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Vermont.