Posts Tagged ‘hiking’

Guided Outdoor Excursions – Hiking, Biking or Kayaking

June 14th, 2013 by philhalpern

Experience the beauty and peacefulness of nature and discover the hidden treasures of the Berkshires through a personally guided hike, bike tour, or kayaking excursion.  Hikes include opportunities to witness spectacular views and beautiful trails. On a biking tour, you can enjoy the hilly back roads or a more relaxing ride on the rail trail.  […]

Mt. Greylock — A Peak Experience!

June 4th, 2012 by philhalpern

 The highest peak in Massachusetts is Mt. Greylock.  The spectacular drive to the top is now open for the season, and Brook Farm Inn recommends it.  Go for a great view, or enjoy some of the best hiking in the Berkshires.  You can eat a light lunch there at Bascom lodge, or make reservations for dinner.  It’s […]

Fantastic Fall Foliage

September 19th, 2011 by philhalpern

Are you a fool for foliage? If so, you’re not alone. Foliage fans faithfully flock to the Berkshires for the best picturesque panoramas that fall has to offer. They know they’ll find vivid vistas at high elevation and the Berkshire landscape provides plenty of peak leaf-peeking vantage points such as Mt Greylock in the north […]

Mt. Greylock’s Bascom Lodge Is Open

May 13th, 2010 by philhalpern

In the Berkshires, we’re proud to claim the tallest peak in Massachusetts, Mt. Greylock.  This weekend the new road to the summit will open for the season, and Bascom Lodge opens for visitors as well.  At the summit of Mt. Greylock, the lodge offers a restaurant, a gift shop, hiking information, but most especially the […]

This Weekend in the Berkshires

March 31st, 2009 by philhalpern

It’s spring!  This weekend, the Berkshires is a great destination for hiking during the day, and for enjoying restaurants and performances in the evening.  See Brook Farm Inn’s “Take A Hike” package.  It will be sunny, in the 50’s, perfect for being outdoors this weekend.  And in the evening on April 3rd, go to the […]

"Take a Hike" Special at Brook Farm Inn

March 20th, 2009 by philhalpern

Guests of Brook Farm Inn can enjoy the beauty of the Berkshires this spring with our new special, “Take A Hike.”  We’ve hiked many of the local trails, and can offer suggestions and advice. In addition, the special includes a trail map and discount coupon for  Pleasant Valley, which is right in Lenox Massachusetts. It’s a […]

A Berkshires Hiking Adventure this Saturday

October 30th, 2008 by philhalpern

Guests of Brook Farm Inn are invited to go on a guided hike this Saturday!  We’ll pay for the guide, and even provide some snacks.  It’s a great way to experience the beauty of the Berkshires.  When you phone for your reservation, tell us that you’re interested.

Wahconah Falls Hike

October 26th, 2008 by philhalpern

This afternoon, after our weekend guests checked out we went exploring for new and beautiful places to hike.  We found one only 20-25 minutes from Brook Farm Inn called Wahconah Falls.  It is located on the Dalton/Windsor line in Wahconah Falls State Park just off Route 9.  The falls dive deeply over ledges below the Windsor […]

Great Hiking in Lenox, Massachusetts

May 28th, 2008 by philhalpern

When guests ask where they should hike, our favorite suggestion is Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, a Mass Audubon property. It’s minutes from Brook Farm Inn, and you can choose from 7 miles of well-marked trails.  Some trails are more challenging than others, but all offer the opportunity to enjoy the  natural beauty and wildlife of the […]