Weather permitting, join us for a guided walk in the Mink Brook Nature Preserve with Hanover Conservancy.

Join Hanover Conservancy for a guided hike in our Mink Brook Nature Preserve. We’ll share the story behind its protection and the change in land use that allowed the wild brook trout to return to the Mink Brook watershed.
Meet: Gate at Brook Rd entrance. 11 Brooks Rd, Hanover, NH
Leader: Myrilla Hartkopf
Level: Easy
This hike is about 1.2 miles and will take about 1 1/2 hours.

Please register in advance for this walk by contacting Jared Jenisch at

Myrilla Hartkopf is Program Coordinator at Hanover Conservancy.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Conservation and Sustainability from the University of New Hampshire. Most recently she coordinated land stewardship activities on 31 properties of The Nature Conservancy’s NH Chapter, including legal and ecological monitoring, invasive plant treatment, and trail work. She has developed a volunteer program for preserve stewardship and community science projects, is chainsaw certified, and has worked on prescribed fire operations. Myrilla has also previously worked as a land steward at Southeast Land Trust in NH. In her free time, Myrilla enjoys trail running, hiking with her pup and paddling. Myrilla came to the Conservancy in August, 2021.