Youth Hockey Players Clean up Gorham’s Pond
Article from Darien Times - February 17, 2021 After neighbors complained that a popular skating spot in Darien was left littered with trash and sports equipment, a group of young hockey players decided they wanted to give back to the area they enjoyed so much. “We...
A Winter Tradition: Darien Takes to the Ice on Gorham’s Pond
Article from Darien Times - February 1, 2021 While last week’s frigid weather may have numbed some toes, it was also the welcome sign that Gorham’s Pond was ready for ice skating. On Sunday afternoon literally hundreds of people took to the ice—hockey players, figure...
Darien Neighbors Urge All to Keep Gorham’s Pond Clean
Article from Darien Times - February 5, 2021 The community recently celebrated the scene of many enjoying the long-beloved tradition skating at Gorham’s Pond on a chilly weekend. However, some neighbors are pleading with pond revelers to take their garbage and...
Bald Eagles Have Returned to Darien’s Gorham’s Pond
Article from Darien Times - September 25, 2019 Bald eagles have returned to the Gorham’s Pond area since the restoration of the Upper section of the Pond. The installation of a fish ladder has enabled river herring to re-establish in this section and therefore the...
Third Annual Friends of Gorham’s Pond Christmas Caroling December 15, 2019
The Friends of Gorham’s Pond announced today that for the third year in a row they will sponsor Town-wide Christmas Caroling on Sunday Dec, 15 at 5:00 pm.
FOGP President Lucia Zachowski featured in Darien Times
Lucia Zachowski, president of the Friends of Gorham’s Pond, was featured in the November 21, 2019 issue of the Darien Times.
Gorham’s Pond—Darien’s Crown Jewel
Since the mid 1700’s Gorham’s Pond has been central to the Town of Darien. In colonial times, it was THE trading and meeting place for all settlers in this area. Today, Gorham’s Pond comprises a magnificent recreational and environmental venue for all residents....
Friends of Gorham’s Pond Spring 2018 Newsletter
The Gorham’s Pond watershed is a magnificent and unique environmental treasure. Striving to restore and preserve this asset, the Friends of Gorham’s Pond (FOGP) conducted many productive activities in 2017. Read about these activties in our Spring 2018 Newsletter...
Frigid Temperatures Turn Gorham’s Pond into Winter Wonderland
For over a week the frigid temperatures have enabled all of Gorham's Pond to freeze solid. Darien residents have come out in droves to figure skate, play hockey, walk, or learn to skate. As long as the freeze holds, come down and join us!!!
Darien Times: Approximately 200 Residents Turn Out for FOGP Caroling Event at Ring’s End Bridge
Coverage of Caroling Event from the Darien Times Picture Gallery