Where we preserve special places around Green Lake, together.

Welcome to
Green Lake Conservancy

Learn about us

Since 1995, the Green Lake Conservancy has preserved special places around Green Lake. Let us tell you our story….

Our Special Places

There are so many beautiful spots for you to visit and see – check out where they’re located!

Experience the Beauty of Green Lake Outdoors!

From hiking to birding, fishing, paddling and biking, Green Lake has abundant outdoor activities to enjoy. Thanks to the Green Lake Conservancy and its donors and partners, there are 15 properties around Green Lake and its tributaries that enable you to get out and enjoy the peacefulness of nature. Featuring scenic vistas and sweeping lake views, you can enjoy hiking trails through uplands and wetlands, featuring prime habitat for wildlife and plants alike. Grab your hiking shoes, camera, paddles and some bug spray. Adventure awaits when you experience Green Lake Outdoors with the Green Lake Conservancy.

In the News

Green Lake Conservancy Acquires Powell Spring Property

The Green Lake Conservancy is excited to announce a newly-acquired conservancy property critical to the health of Green Lake and the area’s history. This heavily-wooded property, located near Mitchell Glen on the Southeast ridge of Green Lake, is home to one of the largest springs feeding Green Lake, Powell Spring....

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We help to preserve and protect special places for future generations.

We are the Green Lake Area's Local Land Trust

As the area’s only all-volunteer, non-profit Land Trust; the Green Lake Conservancy invests in natural capital by offering watershed protection through acquisition, gift, or conservation easement. Lands that have been placed in trust and which support forests and prairies, wetlands and shorelands are protected forever. With over 25 years of land trust service, the Green Lake Conservancy continues to hold steadfast, permanently protecting special places in the Green Lake watershed and surrounding county.


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Check Out What We've Done

This is a great place to check out our stories of past accomplishments and educational updates. Please check back occasionally to see what we’re up to.