Article updated May 12, 2018 by Dave Read The Steepletop Reserve, near New Marlboro, MA is the largest property of the Berkshire Natural Resource Council, comprising more than 1,200 acres. It contains miles of wood road, and expanses of wetland, mature forest, and young forest, including a small patch of old growth forest (it’s not […]Continue reading Steepletop Reserve
How to get to the Berkshires
Here are inks for local and regional public transportation depots and stops, plus where to get Peter Pan bus and Amtrak train schedules and tickets: how to get to the Berkshires.
Cross-country Skiing and Snowshoeing in the Berkshires Canterbury Farm Ski Touring 1986 Fred Snow Rd. Becket, Mass 413-623-0100 13 miles of ski trails canterbury-farms.com/ Cranwell Resort, Spa and Golf Club Rt. 7 Lenox, Mass 413-637-1364 10km groomed trails cranwell.com Hilltop Orchards – Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Rt. 295 / 508 Canaan Rd. Richmond, Mass […]Continue reading Cross country skiing the Berkshires
Article by Dave Read Facebook Twitter Fall foliage in the Berkshires, seen strolling along Housatonic, Main, Walker, Franklin, and Church streets in the village of Lenox, MA. These photos were made October, 13, 2016; they look at the ordinary rather than the spectacular, hoping to show that a gradual transformation in the village’s abundant foliage […]Continue reading Fall foliage in the Berkshires, Lenox, MA
Article by Dave Read Facebook Twitter Berkshires fall foliage October 2016 add up to a full calendar of events in all areas of Berkshire county, from Bartholomew’s Cobble in Ashley Falls to the Fall Foliage Walk & Folly Tour at Field Farm in Williamstown. Pittsfield – Oct. 7 – 19 Pittsfield CityJazz Festival – Downtown […]Continue reading Berkshires fall foliage October 2016
Article by Dave Read Facebook Twitter Great Barrington, MA fall foliage events 2016 include Housatonic Heritage Walks and in nearby Ashley Falls, Fall Foliage Wagon Rides at Bartholomew’s Cobble. thru Oct. 2 – Housatonic Heritage Walks, Great Barrington, MA Oct. 9 – Fall Foliage Wagon Rides, Bartholomew’s Cobble, 105 Weatogue Road, Ashley Falls MA 01222Continue reading Great Barrington, MA fall foliage events 2016
Article by Dave Read Facebook Twitter Pittsfield, MA fall foliage October 2016 Oct. 7 – 19 Pittsfield CityJazz Festival – Downtown Pittsfield Oct. 9 Shaker Supper, Hancock Shaker Village 1843 West Housatonic St. ——-Oct. 7, 8, 9, Annual Jazz Crawl, various restaurant venues Pittsfield ——-Oct. 14, 8pm, Scott Robinson, Flavours Restaurant ——-Oct. 15, 7:30pm, Karrin […]Continue reading Pittsfield, MA fall foliage October 2016