AMC's Best Day Hikes in the Berkshires: Four-Season Guide to 50 of the Best Trails in Western Massachusetts


Best Day Hikes in the Berkshires is an easy-to-use guide that provides information about hikes that can be completed in one day for people who enjoy short outdoor excursions.

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Best Day Hikes in the Berkshires is an easy-to-use guide that provides information about hikes that can be completed in one day for people who enjoy short outdoor excursions.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781628420128
  • Publisher: Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA
  • Publication date: 5/30/2015
  • Edition description: 2nd Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 613,522
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

René Laubach is the director of the Massachusetts Audubon Society’s BerkshireWildlife Sanctuaries. René has been an active birder for many years and has authored six books on natural history.

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Table of Contents

Northern BerkshiresSection opener Spruce Hill, Savoy Mountain State Forest Pine Cobble & East Mountain, Williamstown Mt. Greylock State Reservation Cheshire Harbor Trail Bellows Pipe Trail Saddle Ball Bog from Jones' Nose Hopper Trail Greylock Circuit Judges Hill, Notchview Reservation, Windsor Field Farm, Williamstown Spruce Mountain, Monroe State Forest Sheep Hill, Williamstown Stone Hill Loop, Williamstown Dorothy Francis Rice Sanctuary, Peru E. Moran Wildlife Management Area, Windsor Greylock Glen, Adams Berlin Mountain, Williamstown Ashuwillticook Rail Trail, Cheshire Mountain Meadow Preserve, Williamstown Hopkins Forest, Williamstown Central BerkshiresSection opener 21. Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, Lenox22. Lenox Mountain23. Yokun/Beaver Lodge Loop24. Becket Historic Quarry & Forest, Becket25. Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary, Pittsfield26. October Mountain State Forest, Washington27. Shaker Mountain, Hancock28. Rt. 20 to Upper Goose Pond—AT, Lee/Tyringham29. Kennedy Park, Lenox30. Keystone Arch Bridges, Becket, Chester, Middlefield31. Olivia's Overlook to Lenox Mountain, Lenox32. Tower Mountain, Pittsfield State Forest33. Warner Hill, Pittsfield34. Ashuwillticook Rail Trail, Lanesborough35. Schermerhorn Gorge Trail, Lenox & Lee Western BerkshiresSection opener 34. Questing Reservation, New Marlborough35. Lime Kiln Farm Wildlife Sanctuary, SheffieldBartholomew's Cobble Reservation, Sheffield36. Hurlburt's Hill37. Corbin's Neck38. Sage's Ravine, Mount Washington39. Mt. Everett State Reservation, Mount Washington40. Mount Alander, Mount Washington41. Monument Mountain, Great Barrington42. Ice Glen & Laura's Tower, Stockbridge43. Mt. Race & Mt. Everett along the AT44. Mount Frissel, Mount Washington45. Tyringham Cobble Reservation, Tyringham46. Basin Pond, Lee47. Bash Bish Falls, Mount Washington48. Benedict Pond Loop, Beartown State Forest49. Dry Hill Reservation, New Marlborough50. Abbey Hill, Sandisfield State Forest Nature essays 25-30 TK Back matter Index About the AMC Cross-promotion page AMC Book updates

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