Ski Butternut located in the Berkshires just east of Great Barrington offers downhill skiing on 22 trails with a vertical drop of 1,000 feet, as well as snow tubing and snow boarding, making it popular with families with children and young adults. Ski Butternut got its start when the New Haven Railroad developed it under the name Warner Mountain Ski Area in the 1930s. (Media credit: Wikipedia user: Jrclark.)Along with a full range of winter ski activities, Butternut is a popular Berkshires attraction in the summer as the site of music and arts festivals. Berkshires visitors coming to ski at Butternut may be interested in Gt. Barrington, Mass hotels.
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How to get to the Berkshires
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