June 1, 2019: First People of the Province Lands Walk

Please click here to register. Sponsored by Harwich Conservation Trust and Provincetown Conservation Trust, join 12th generation Cape Codder Todd Kelley and native Wampanoag and Nipmuc Marcus Hendricks for this walk focusing on the nature of life out on the Province Lands. We will explore the time period from late-woodland to European contact and consider […] Read more »

June 29, 2019: Guided History Walk–Henry Beston & The Outermost House

Sponsored by Harwich Conservation Trust & Eastham Conservation Foundation, join local historian and writer Don Wilding for this journey to “the earth and outer sea” of Henry Beston, author of the Cape Cod literary classic, “The Outermost House.” Beston’s book, published 90 years ago, captured the essence of Cape Cod’s “Great Beach” and served as […] Read more »

FULL–May 22, 2019: Bell’s Neck Natural History Walk

Sorry, this walk is now full. Please watch our eNews for more outdoor events. About this walk: Join Tyler Maikath, HCT Outreach and Stewardship Coordinator, on a walk to explore the Bell’s Neck Conservation Lands. Learn about the town-owned conservation area’s conservation background, migratory songbirds traveling through right now, the Herring River’s importance for anadromous […] Read more »

June 8, 2019: Cape Abilities Farm Tour

Join in welcoming the fall harvest season with a tour of the Cape Abilities farm in Dennis. Co-sponsored by Harwich Conservation Trust (HCT), Dennis Conservation Land Trust (DCLT), and Cape Abilities, tour the Cape Abilities Farm on Route 6A on Saturday, June 8th (8:30 to 9:30 a.m.) with James Barnes, Director of Social Enterprise with […] Read more »

June 29, 2019: Cape Cod Lavender Farm Tour

Life on the Farm Tour: Cape Cod Lavender Farm Sponsored by Harwich Conservation Trust, tour the Cape Cod Lavender Farm in Harwich on Saturday, June 29th (8:00 to 9:00 a.m.). The farm opened in 1995 and started with two bestselling products: lavender plants and lavender soap (made locally the old fashioned way). Today, owners Cynthia […] Read more »

May 18, 2019: Hokum Rock Blueberry Farm Tour

  Life on the Farm Tour: Hokum Rock Blueberry Farm Sponsored by Harwich Conservation Trust, tour Hokum Rock Blueberry Farm in Dennis on Saturday, May 18th (8:30 to 9:30 a.m.) to learn about the farm’s history, how the land is protected, blueberry bush care, wildlife sightings, and other Cape Cod farming adventures from owners Steve […] Read more »

Hoping to Help the Feisty Fish

Volunteers Count Herring, Hoping to Help the Feisty Fish In Ken Whiting’s basement there is a 50-year old snapshot of him as a kid, grinning and almost dwarfed by two big winter flounder caught off Nauset Beach. There are other pictures of Whiting tacked up as well: different ages, different fish, but the same smile […] Read more »

On the Path with Patti Smith

REFLECTING, ENJOYING & LOOKING AHEAD WITH HCT On most mornings, Patti Smith and Boomer the black lab can be found trekking to the Robert F. Smith Cold Brook Preserve. Back in 2001, the Harwich Conservation Trust (HCT) acquired the landscape found in the heart of busy Harwich Port. The more than sixty acres of upland […] Read more »

June 22, 2019: Walking in Iyannough’s Woods

Click here to reserve. Sponsored by Harwich Conservation Trust and Barnstable Land Trust, please join 12th generation Cape descendant Todd Kelley and Marcus Hendricks of Wampanoag and Nipmuc heritage for a walk through the upland forest and high moraine or high spine of Barnstable. Along the way we will learn about the Cape’s glacial origins and how […] Read more »

FULL–Wildlife Tracking Workshop: March 30, 2019

Sorry this event is now full. Please stay tuned for upcoming outdoor events through our e-news. About this workshop: Join naturalist and tracking instructor Todd Kelley on Saturday, March 30th from 9:30 a.m. to noon for a workshop in Harwich on how to identify wildlife and their tracks. Learn how to interpret the clues left […] Read more »