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One of the world's most dynamic centers for contemporary visual and performing art set in a sprawling 19th century factory campus.
Bright Ideas Brewing
North Adams' hometown brewery serving tasty craft brews in a friendly, industrial taproom.
Internationally renowned art collection and research center, in a 140 acre pastoral setting.
Celebrated by Thoreau, Melville, and others, it's the highest point in Massachusetts at 3,489 feet. Accessible by hike or drive.
Southern New England’s largest ski and snowboard mountain. Also offers mountain biking trails and a mountain adventure park in the summer.
"Three modern girls, each with a heavy pack, march bravely out from Blackinton on the winding forest track...at the start of the old Long Trail."
A short, beautiful forest amble tracing Notch Brook in North Adams to a cascading waterfall.
Williamstown Theatre Festival
Tony Award-winning company presenting a robust summer season of revivals and new plays.
The Northeast's premiere tree-to-tree adventure park set in a 1,400-acre forest preserve.
Completed in 1914, a spectacular scenic vista overlooking North Adams and the Hoosic River Valley.
Berkshire Rivers Fly Fishing
Year-round guided boat and wading trips and casting lessons to fishermen of all skill levels in Western MA.
Williams College Museum of Art
Innovative, participatory museum at Williams College. Free and open to the public.
Authentic pit-smoked Berkshire barbecue right next to Bright Ideas Brewing.
Erected on Whitcomb Summit by the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks in 1923 honoring those who lost their lives in World War I.
Storefront gallery highlighting intersections between art, architecture, design and fabrication.
America's only natural white marble arch. Walter Fähndrich's Music for a Quarry plays at twilight.
Just above downtown North Adams, with a legacy of outdoor fun - swim, boat, fish, bbq, playground.
50-acre former dairy farm now home to the Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation.
The original Mahican-Mohawk Trail traverses this peak in the heart of the Mohawk Trail State Forest.
Hancock Shaker Village
750-acre living history museum with authentic Shaker buildings, exhibitions, and family events.
The Taconic Range
“They abound with springs and streams of water, and are everywhere covered with woods...”
The Hoosac Range
"With a complex of phyllite, quartzite, and granitic bedrock, it defines the eastern flank of the valley."
Cricket Creek Farm
Family owned, grass-based cow dairy in Williamstown, with farm store featuring award-winning cheeses.
Ashuwillticook Bike Trail
Rail-to-trail running 11.2 miles from Adams to Lanesborough. Outstanding views of scenery and wildlife.
Canoes, kayaks, bikes, skis, and everything else for your outdoor excursions.
Mohawk Trail State Forest
6,000 lush acres of mountain ridges, gorges, and woods teeming with wildlife.