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

Mortensen Sanctuary at Riverbound

Property Name:

Mortensen Sanctuary at Riverbound

Donor:

Esther Mortensen

1973

Acquisition Date:

Acreage:

8.4

Location:

1881 Cheshire St.

Habitat:

Wooded , wetlands, Quinnipiac River frontage

Quinnipiac Valley Audubon Society's Riverbound Farm, which includes CLT's Mortensen Sanctuary, is on the west side of Cheshire Street, just north of West Johnson Avenue. There is a small parking area and trailhead sign right off the road. QVAS maintains well-marked and clear trails through the property.