Parks and Trees

Welcome to Montpelier Parks and Trees! Our mission is to steward Montpelier's parks, trees, and natural spaces for the enjoyment and health of all. 

Park News and Updates:

  • North Branch Park Expansion! We recently closed on a 54.9-acre expansion to North Branch Park on Thursday, 10/26. View a map of the expansion here.
  • Visit the Montpelier Parks Facebook page for trail updates and news!

Helpful Links:

See the links at left for information about:

Support the Montpelier

Parks Legacy Fund Today!


Huge thank you to evtower, aerialeryone who contributed to the HUBBARD PARK EXPANSION! Find out more here. We are still seeking donations to develop trails and the stewardship of our new lands.  Click HERE to donate

Seeking Volunteers!

Are you looking for a way to give back to the parks? We have plenty of fun projects, but not enough hands. We are seeking people of all ages, abilities, and skill levels. Volunteer tasks vary seasonally. Please email Leila Faulstich at if you'd like to help.

Join us for Ice on Fire 2024!

Dance, theater, music, storytelling, and poetry performed by lIce on Fire logoocal artists and community members, winter games, kids activities and hot food and drink to warm the soul. All activities are outdoors.

Ice on Fire is happening on Sunday February 4, 2024, 2 - 5pm at Country Club Road Property (203 Country Club Road).  There is parking onsite but we ask you to carpool if you can. Hot drinks and snacks, Storytelling, games, performances, and activities for all!  Admission/suggested donation: $10/person, no one turned away for lack of funds. Please bring mugs for hot drinks. Please bring your friends and family, but kindly leave your dogs at home.

We are looking for puppeteers, and volunteers to help set up and clean up. If you're willing, please email us at

Schedule of the day:

  • 11:00 -12:00: Procession Set Up, Volunteers Welcome
  • 12:00 -1:30 Singing Rehearsal - Join in learning the songs! 
  • 1:30 - Parade line up - Everyone is invited to join in the procession: Singing, Music making, Costumes, Puppeteers needed! Contact Janice
  • 2pm -  Procession and Opening Ceremony 
  • 2:30 - 4:30- Games, Stories, Performances, Songs, Food, Merriment

  • 4:30: Closing Ceremony and Bonfire