Phillips Farm, acquired by SLT in 2002, is 105 acres of panoramic ridgeline views, pastoral meadows, uncommon old growth forest, an old apple orchard, delicate marshland and wetland areas. Located on unpaved Sanford Road, where the popular author Gladys Taber lived and wrote about the pleasures of country living, Phillips Farm is a scenic emblem of Southbury’s rural past. Lovdal Farm, acquired in 2005, hosts a variety of wildlife, birds, agricultural fields, plants and trees on the 50-acre property.
Owned and managed by the Southbury Land Trust. More info at 203-264-4441, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.southburylandtrust.org.
For the current hiking map, please visit the Southbury Land Trust's website.
GIS Map - click on the map or the link to view the park on our GIS System. Once there, make sure to select Recreation Trails and/or Open Space in the Map Layer menu in the top right corner.
Preserves are open from sunrise to sunset. Please stay on designated trails. Wear red or orange during hunting season. Bring a walking stick or pole as hiking aid and to move obstacles out of the way. No dumping, littering, smoking, fires, swimming, hunting, or trapping. No motorized vehicles allowed. Help keep the preserves clean, carry in, carry out. Pets must be leashed at all times. Please clean up after your pet. Details on Southbury Land Trust's website.