Highstead’s 100-plus acre preserve in Redding, Connecticut is a beautiful place to visit. It demonstrates our ecologically informed and naturalistic approach to land stewardship. It is a place where people who are curious about or concerned with land conservation can come together to learn, connect, and be inspired.
You are welcome to come and experience the beauty of Highstead. Unfortunately, during the COVID-19 crisis, we are limiting our building to essential staff. Our trails are open to visitors Monday through Friday from 8:30-4, but our buildings are closed to visitors.
Planning your visit
Come breathe in the beauty of Highstead in Redding, Connecticut. Hours, resources, and guidelines for planning your visit.
Check out our year-round events—lectures, exhibits, tours, and open trail days.
Visiting Highstead is an opportunity to experience firsthand the sustainable and beautiful impact of our intentional land stewardship practices.