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Steep Rockers Transform Meeker Trail

The Steep Rockers Rock Crew, which formed last fall, continued their work on the Meeker Trail throughout this past year. After receiving further training from Artie Hidalgo and Kent Stivers of the Jolly Rovers

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We Love Our Volunteers!

We Love Our Volunteers!

A huge, heartfelt Thank You to all the Steep Rock volunteers who make sure our trails are safe, who contribute data to our wildlife studies, who grow and distribute healthy food to those in

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Trail Manager Information

Trail Manager Info It takes a village to keep our trails pristine. That’s why Steep Rock Association (SRA) relies on a group of volunteer Trail Managers to be the eyes and ears of our

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Volunteer - Volunteers building trails at Macricostas Preserve during a monthly work party in 2019. Photo by Mike Giapponi.


Be A Volunteer With over 5,700 acres of protected land, many sets of eyes, ears and hands are needed to monitor, preserve and maintain our special places in this world. Keeping our operation running

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Citizen Science

Countering the Barberry Invasion

Steep Rock recognizes invasive plants and animals as some of the most significant threats to the well-being of our protected natural and agricultural lands. In August, our volunteer work party tackled a stand of

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Notes From The Field

Microburst in Hidden Valley Preserve On June 27th, we received a call from a hiker in Hidden Valley Preserve that trees were down on some trails, and she was “seeing sky where I usually see trees!” Upon investigation,

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Welcome New Trustees

Steep Rock is thrilled to welcome Andria Budd, Carol Maxwell, Richard Rosen, and Steven Fisch as new Trustees to our board. With diverse backgrounds and a shared love for nature, these individuals bring valuable

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Steep Rock Association

Steep Rock Association Protecting What You Love Since 1925 Donate Steep Rock is a nationally accredited, non-profit land trust serving Washington, CT and the greater Litchfield Hills community.  Land & Water Protecting 5,800 acres

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FAQs FAQS quick links About Visit Support Other About Steep Rock What is Steep Rock Association (“Steep Rock” or “SRA”)? Steep Rock Association is a nationally accredited land trust in Washington, CT with four

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Macricostas Expansion

Macricostas Trails Expansion Boulders Trail With the generous support of donors, volunteers and a grant from Athletic Brewing Company, SRA expanded the trail system at Macricostas Preserve by 1.5 miles with the completion of the

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Matching Gifts

 Did you know many companies match donations made by employees, employees’ spouses, and retirees, allowing employees to DOUBLE their generosity and impact? 

Contact your employer today to see if they will match your gift.


 If you are 70½ years of age or older, you can take advantage of a popular gift option called a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) also known as a IRA charitable rollover.  QCDs offer simple ways to benefit Steep Rock and receive tax benefits in return.

To learn more, visit here.

Stock or Wire

If you’d like to give a gift via wire or stock, please reach out to for our account information.


You can donate through your donor advised fund in just three clocks on our website
When granting through your donor-advised fund, please use the following information:

Our legal name: Steep Rock Association, Inc.
Tax ID: #06-6069060
Mailing address: PO Box 279, Washington Depot, CT 06794

Check Donations

Please make checks payable to Steep Rock Association. Our mailing address is:

Steep Rock Association
PO Box 279
Washington Depot, CT 06794