The Walden Woods Project preserves the land, literature and legacy of Henry David Thoreau to foster an ethic of environmental stewardship and social responsibility …
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The Land

The Land

How we protect Thoreau’s Walden Woods

The Literature

The Literature

The Transcendentalists: Their Lives & Writings

The Legacy

The Legacy

Discover Student and Teacher Resources

2024 CSA Shares are available for purchase

Ken Burns Presents “Walden”, A Ewers Brothers Production

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Thoreau, Landscape Scale Wildlands & Natural Democracy with Jamie Sayen

Join The Walden Woods Project and RESTORE: The North Woods for a special presentation from wilderness activist and author Jamie Sayen.  About Jamie Sayen: Jamie Sayen is a long-time wilderness activist who lives in northern New Hampshire. He founded The Northern Forest Forum in 1992 and served as editor until... Read more


Join us at The Walden Woods Project, as part of The Concord Festival of Authors, for a presentation from best-selling author Vicki Croke! About Vicki Croke: Vicki Croke is one of the country’s leading nature journalists, covering animal life—with a particular focus on the deep friendships between humans and other... Read more