News & Events2021-11-11T13:47:05-05:00


Get Festive at the Forest! GMF Holiday Wreath Workshops are Back!

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Two Sessions:
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$35 per person
Limit: 20 participants per session
Advanced registration is required. Click on the link below to register and pay online for your preferred class.
Proof of vaccination required. Please bring your card/copy of the card to the session to be able to participate. Masks required.
GMF Mountain Office Barn
200 Canaan Mountain Road
Falls Village, CT 06031


Email Heath Hughes at or call 860-824-8188

Fall Hunting/Wildlife Monitoring Season Forest Closures

Fall hunting season is underway for hunters registered and authorized by GMF as wildlife monitors, keeping the deer population balanced.

Please stay on recreational trails and wear blaze orange or other bright colors and adhere to the GMF rule of keeping your dog on a leash when visiting.

During that time, GMF will be closed for recreational use Monday through Saturday from November 17 to December 7, 2021. The forest is open for recreational activities on Sundays during that time period. Those days are November 21, 28, and December 5. If you have any questions please contact the Forest Manager at 860-542-5422 or

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