Upcoming Events

Jan 27: 50th Annual Rafton Reservation Hike

Feb 10: River in the Sky—Our Merrimack of Wintering Crows!

Feb 10: AVIS Moonlight Trek: Goldsmith Woodlands

Feb 15: History Exhibit opens at ACHC

Anyone who would like to have a photograph included in a digital display at the AVIS 125 exhibit at the Andover Center for History and Culture can submit a photo for consideration. The exhibit is called Breathing Places and opens to the public on February 15, 2019. Please email your photos to breathingplaces2019@gmail.com

Apr 10: Annual Dinner


Recent Events

Annual Dinner and Meeting
Panel Discussion at Library - No Child Left Inside (Video)

Recent News

Students at Andover High School in conjunction with Andover TV have created short videos on three AVIS Reservations. See the reservations like you have not seen them before:

Baker's Meadow Reservation (Video)

Goldsmith Woodlands Reservation (Video)

Shawsheen River Reservation (Video)


Find out how to control ticks in your yard.

See the manual available on the Town of Andover website at this link.

About Our Reservations

About 1100 acres of AVIS reservations are open to all for hiking, birding, and cross country skiing.

Explore Reservations

Volunteer wardens are responsible for the care and oversight of each reservation and they are often neighbors.

Contact a Warden

Hiking trips and other community events are scheduled by various groups throughout the year.

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