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Address: MA
Activities: Driving, Viewing foliage
Description: Scenic highway along Route 2, from Williamstown to Orange.

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Perfect day to explore

Don't miss Williamstown, the bridge of flowers in shelbourne falls, the hairpin turn, stops along the Deerfield river, Mohawk statue by the bridge. If you have 5 hours, zip... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
lakwatsera2014
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East Granby, Connecticut
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East Granby, Connecticut
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103 reviews 103 reviews
38 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Don't miss Williamstown, the bridge of flowers in shelbourne falls, the hairpin turn, stops along the Deerfield river, Mohawk statue by the bridge. If you have 5 hours, zip line at Berkshire east. (I have zipped twice on the valley jump). Then have a picnic with a view (along the summit ridge, or along the Deerfield river route). I have... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

We drove through as the Northeastern was about to blow through and again after. Great drive anytime and the Bridge of Flowers should not be missed.

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Tucson, Arizona
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783 reviews 783 reviews
361 attraction reviews
941 helpful votes 941 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We drove the Mohawk Trail west, from Greenfield to North Adams, in late October just after a Northeaster had roared through. As a result, many leaves had fallen from the trees and the autumn foliage was past its peak. But we still enjoyed the drive. View areas remained lovely, shops and restaurants scattered along the route beckoned and virtually no... More 

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Tampa, FL
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We used mohawktrail.com to plan our itinerary and ended up in frustration as many of the restaurants and shops they recommended are closed and have been for some time. This was especially a problem when we detoured to some of the smaller cities they recommended based on their description of quaint, local restaurants. Somebody from that web site needs to... More 

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Albany, New York
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113 reviews 113 reviews
39 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The Mohawk trail is a great drive for viewing history and natural beauty along Route 2. We stopped at several locations for photos of the scenery which was in full colors. We stopped in Shelburne Falls and walked across the Bridge of Flowers. In addition, we strolled through Shelburne Falls to view the other tourist locations in the community. There... More 

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Feeding Hills, Massachusetts, Usa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

A ride up the Mohawk trail is much more than just a drive. There is history and natural beauty at every turn. It is obvious why the indigenous people of the Mohawk tribes lived in this area of Western Mass. In order to take in all this trip has to offer you would have to travel the trail a number... More 

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Bisley, United Kingdom
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258 reviews 258 reviews
94 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We did the drive from North Adams and sober the top of Mt Greylock. The drive was very good indeed and with help from sat nav we took quite a few gravel surfaced roads on our way (not sure if we stuck exactly to the formal trail as it is not marked or posted as far as I can see).... More 

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Frazer
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My wife and I went in October so the leaves were fantastic! We are not hikers. We are drivers, lookers, and picture takers. But this road is still well worth it! We went from North Adams east stopping where ever we wanted to. The Natural Bridge was OK, though not wheelchair accessible. I spent about 20 minutes where she couldn't... More 

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Dayton
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60 reviews 60 reviews
30 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Even a cloudy day didn't keep us from enjoying the drive east to Greenfield. Taking time to drive the slow roads is just fun. We stopped in Shelburne to view the trolley bridge garden, meet some local gardeners who take care of this beautiful little wonder, and then shared cream puffs at a local bakery with them. That is what... More 

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Boxford, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Of course the fall foliage in the Berkshires is hard to beat, and this was our main purpose for heading to Western Massachusetts in October. We were not disappointed.

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