"We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect."  - Aldo Leopold

in Haymarket, Virginia

  • A Natural Development

  • Protection of Ponds

  • Native Plants

Through the Lens

Enjoy the beautiful imagery captured in Leopold's Preserve with 7 miles of trails.


Nature walks and talks, outdoor activities, exploring, hiking, trail walking, birding, and more!

We loved sharing the trails at Leopold's Preserve for the 2016 Haymarket Fall Fest 1k and 5k runs - it was a great October day to be outside and enjoying the festivities.

  • Birding

  • Exercise

  • Outdoor Enjoyment

  • A Cautionary Tale of Conservation

  • Enjoying Nearby Nature

  • Walking in the Woodland

Aldo Leopold

The inspiration behind this special place, the father of conservation, the protector of land.