Oak Tree Funds Education of All Ages

Oak Tree Funds Education of All Ages

iJuly 22, 2017

As a charitable race, 100% of registration fees support the non-profit work of the Genesee Valley Conservancy.  This work includes providing public access and educational opportunities.

The Half Marathon and 5K start next to the John W. Chanler Island Preserve.  This 40acre nature preserve has over a mile of public… Read more...


Help Save the Big Tree

Help Save the Big Tree

iJuly 21, 2017

Genesee Valley Conservancy is partnering with the Livingston County Historical Society to preserve the last remaining section of The Big Tree.

Oak trees are and have been an important part of the Genesee Valley region dating back to the Senecas who simply called the area “Big Tree”.  One particularly large… Read more...


Half Marathon Passes Research Reserve

Half Marathon Passes Research Reserve

iJuly 6, 2017

The Oak Tree Half Marathon course passes the Research Reserve, a 460acre property on Nations Road that hosts a partnership between the private landowner, SUNY Geneseo, and Genesee Valley Conservancy.  This property is opened to SUNY Geneseo faculty and students to conduct research and class projects throughout the year.

From… Read more...


Ag Tour Featured in National Publication

Ag Tour Featured in National Publication

iJune 29, 2017

A full page spread featuring the Livingston County Agricultural Tour was published in the summer edition of Saving Land, the nation’s leading magazine written by and for land conservationists.

This quarterly publication by the Land Trust Alliance features stories from land trusts across the country on innovative programing… Read more...


Oak Tree Supports Local Conservation

Oak Tree Supports Local Conservation

iJune 10, 2017

While I cannot think of a better way to spend Sunday morning of Labor Day weekend then out running in the beautiful Genesee Valley, there is another important reason to run the Oak Tree.  100% of the entry fees support the not-for-profit Genesee Valley Conservancy.

The Genesee Valley is home… Read more...


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