What do we do
BTA/BOLT, Inc., preserves trails and protects open space to permanently conserve land, wildlife habitat, and trails. We accomplish this through the acquisition of land, gifts from donors, granted easements, and conservation restrictions (CR).
We work with:
Boxford town officials and boards
Other land protection and conservation groups
State and federal government agencies
We maintain trails and open space.
Maintain and monitor all town trails
Clear new trails
Manage, monitor, and steward our land to preserve and enhance its ecological and conservation value
Maintain Bay Circuit Trails through Boxford
We sponsor educational activities, hikes, nature presentations, and publications.
Tuesday Morning Hikes exploring local trails, reservations, and other trails throughout Essex County. Please check out our Events/Calendar for the details.
Annual Trail Run Festival, Dog Show, Pumpkin Hunt, Full Moon Walk with Windrush Farm
Nature and family hikes guided by wildlife experts
Wildlife and conservation lectures
Our newsletter The Acorn
Guide Book to trails and walks in Boxford
Boxford Trail Map
BTA/BOLT youth activities, including scholarships granted by Masconomet Regional High School, and school presentations at the Cole School in partnership with the Audubon Society