Cape Elizabeth Land Trust - Preserving the rural character of Cape Elizabeth for future generations
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Preserving the rural character of Cape Elizabeth for future generations

The Cape Elizabeth Land Trust permanently conserves and provides stewardship for lands cherished by our community – from shore lands to marshes, from farmlands to woodlands – for the education, use and enjoyment of this and future generations. Won’t you join us?

Upcoming Events

Exploring the Trails in Your Own Backyard

Jun 23 -
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Paint for Preservation — Artists Painting Weekend

Aug 13 -
Friday 8/13 7:00 a.m. to Sunday 8/15 3:00 p.m.

Paint for Preservation Online Auction

Aug 28 -
Saturday 8/28 7:00 a.m. to Sunday 8/29 9:00 p.m.

Recent News


Both New and Familiar Artists Selected for Paint for Preservation

For the 14th year, Paint for Preservation will continue the tradition of award-winning plein air artists fanning out across Cape Elizabeth for a weekend of painting its iconic …


Creature Feature: Owls

Welcome to Creature Feature, a series from the CELT education team highlighting local wildlife. Each week, we will share a short introduction to a local …


Native Plant Restoration Begins at Robinson Woods, Pond Cove

On the shore of Pond Cove, native wildflowers are already beginning to pop up in the small strip of forest between the rocky beach and …


Get Your “Walk & Bike To School” Map

Cape Elizabeth Land Trust is partnering with the Pond Cove Playground Committee, the Cape Elizabeth School District, and several other community groups to encourage walking …

Featured Properties

Help us protect the rural character of Cape Elizabeth

You can play a part in conserving and caring for the extraordinary nature of Cape Elizabeth, from Robinson Woods to Trundy Point to Pollack Brook and many places in between. Join the community of CELT members by donating today!


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