Only in the Berkshires
There are many attractions that are pure Berkshire. You can see them nowhere else. To refresh your memory, here are some of its finest.
Appalachian Trail A marked hiking trail extending between Springer Mountain in Georgia and Mount Katahdin in Maine, running through many towns in the Berkshires.
South Egremont MA 01258 413.528.8002www.appalachiantrail.org
Hancock Shaker Village Hands-on history. This historic Village draw visitors from around the world to roam at their own pace. From April through October,
1843 West Housatonic Street Pittsfield MA 01201 413 443 0188www.hancockshakervillage.org
Jacob’s Pillow National Historic Landmark, home to America's longest running international dance festival with over 50 dance companies, 200 free performances, talks and events.
358 George Carter Road Becket MA 01223 413 243 0745www.jacobspillow.org
Lime Rock Park A beautiful venue, truly a park. Even those who are not motorsports fans know Lime Rock Park. Its history is inextricably entwined with sports car racing.
60 White Hollow Road Lakeville CT 06039 860 435 5000www.limerock.com
The Mount Edith Wharton's home includes the house and gardens she created for herself as a writer's retreat and a haven of unparalleled beauty. Open daily May-October.
2 Plunket Street Lenox MA 01240 413.551.5111www.EdithWharton.org
Tanglewood Summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood is regarded as one of the world's greatest summer music festivals, presenting a wide variety of artists and concerts.
297 West Street Lenox MA 01240 413.637.1600www.tanglewood.org