Posts Tagged ‘snowshoeing’

Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing in the Berkshires

January 30th, 2015 by philhalpern

Snowshoeing and cross country skiing in the Berkshires is at its best now!  We’ve been enjoying the trails at Pleasant Valley, a MassAudubon property right here in Lenox, MA.  It’s a stone’s throw from Brook Farm Inn bed and breakfast.  The wooded trails of the Berkshires are pristine and beautiful, well marked and maintained.  Here […]

Snowy Berkshires, Massachusetts

January 18th, 2011 by philhalpern

We had a great time snowshoeing in Pleasant Valley MassAudubon Wildlife Refuge the other day, here in Lenox, Massachusetts.  Today we’ve had a few more inches of snow and the upcoming weekend promises to be another fine one for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and beautiful scenery. Our Lenox bed and breakfast guests love coming back for afternoon […]

Snow Falling on Brook Farm Inn

March 2nd, 2010 by philhalpern

February ended with several snow falls with varying amounts of accumulation.   The attached video was taken in the back yard of Brook Farm Inn during one of the recent storms.  The local towns have done a good job keeping the roads clear and our guests have been enjoying great downhill and cross country ski conditions.  Linda and I have […]

Winter Wonderland in the Berkshires

January 4th, 2010 by philhalpern

The snow-filled scene from Brook Farm Inn, a Lenox B&B, is like a Currier & Ives print. We’ve been snowshoeing lately, and it’s an exhilarating way to enjoy the beautiful winter trails. This weekend, Notchview has a great offer, and it’s not far from Brook Farm Inn. After skiing or snowshoeing, our hot tea and […]

Snowshoeing in the Berkshires

February 1st, 2009 by philhalpern

The recent snowfall has given us perfect conditions for snowshoeing and cross country skiing!  Some of Brook Farm Inn’s guests this weekend had a great time snowshoeing.  We went out ourselves this afternoon to Pleasant Valley, the MassAudubon Wildlife Refuge, and enjoyed a trek on our favorite trail, the Hemlock Trail.  Walking through the evergreens, […]

"Living With It" at the Barrington Stage Company

January 14th, 2009 by philhalpern

There are lots of things to do in the Berkshires when you stay at Brook Farm Inn in Lenox Massachusetts.  After a day of snowshoeing, skiing, or snow tubing you can enjoy good theater, restaurants, museums or just sit by one of our 11 fireplaces and sip wine. Here is the latest performance from the […]

Berkshires Winter Wonderland

January 8th, 2009 by philhalpern

We’ve had a lovely snowfall, and Brook Farm Inn looks like a Currier & Ives winter scene.  There’s just enough snow to rest on tree branches and look beautiful, also to provide perfect cross country skiing and snowshoeing — without jeopardizing travel.  The scene from our dining room is spectacular, especially since the bird feeder […]

Cross Country Skiing in the Berkshires

December 27th, 2008 by philhalpern

Good news!  Despite the warm weather, you can go cross country skiing and snowshoeing  in the Berkshires.  Canterbury Farms, in Becket, has trails open.  Link to them at www.canterbury-farms.com for an up-to-date report on conditions.  Some of our guests at Brook Farm Inn in Lenox have also been enjoying Bousquet Ski area.