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Berkshire East Canopy Tours

66 Thunder Mt. Road, Berkshire East Resort, Charlemont, MA 01339
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Ranked #2 of 10 Attractions in Charlemont
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Sightseeing Tours
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Owner description: BECT has 25 Zip Lines on 3 different Tours.BECT has 4.14 miles of Zip Lines that are constructed with a Passive Gravity Braking system. Each Tours has Dual Racing Zip Lines which allows two rider to Zip at the same time.The Valley Jumping Tour has two of the Longest Zip Lines in North America- X1 is 2300' -- X2 is 2600' in length and a height of 187' above the valley floor. The BECT Guides are friendly, informative and trained/certified by the leading Zip Line Design and Building company in the nation, Experience Based Learning.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Amazing views, amazing people, amazing experience! Anyone that thinks that going on a zip line is 'not for them' they should definitely book a day here! From start to finish the staff makes you feel incredibly comfortable and makes sure that you are having fun. I don't think I could have found a better place to try it for the... More

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Granby, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My husband and I took our daughter, son-in-law and 2 grandsons on an adventure to Zip line at Berkshire East last weekend. It was one of the best adventures that we have done in a long time. Never doing a zip line before it was a great experience. The tour guides were wonderful, always asking if we were comfortable if... More

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Did the Mt Top Tour last year...Blast! Bought 4 more tickets this year for the Valley Jump...Great experience every time...Don't hesitate, it's all worth it...looking forward to trying their new sled coaster...

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We went as a big group (girl scout troop) and did the mountain view tour. This was great for the girls, the views are fantastic and the guides (Harold and Ashley) were great. You zip by gravity, so you don't have to wear gloves and fiddle with breaking. Just need to follow instructions close so you don't get stuck by... More

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Westerly, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

My boyfriend is from the area and wanted to go back for the weekend to visit family and friends! Decided to take me as a surprise and I was completely blown away!! We were just planning on doing the coaster but as a surprise decided to do the Valley Zip line and WOW that was incredible!! The guides were very... More

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Easthampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We had an amazing time doing the Valley jump! Views were spectacular, especially with the foliage! Our guides, Tony and Ashley were wonderful! I highly recommend trying it!

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Hopedale, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This far exceeded my expectations! Great fun while enjoying the woods and spectacular views from the mountain. My husband, our 25 year old daughter, and I did the Valley Jump Tour with wonderful guides Cameron and Ellie. Totally relaxed atmosphere and you can't help but smile and laugh the whole time. My daughter and I topped the day off with... More

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Highly recommend the Valley Jump Tour as a way to see the fall foliage. Thanks to our helpful and fun guides who helped make the experience even better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I've zipped the Base Tour 3 summers ago to get a feel of what to expect and brought my friend 2 of my children then ages 8 & 9. The experience was awesome and we went for the Mountain Tour....Awesome! When we tried to book for the Valley Jump Tour there were restrictions on weight and other requirements, thus we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Recently went on a Canopy Tour at Berkshire East. We had the absolute BEST time. The guides are VERY FRIENDLY, HELPFUL, and fun to be with. You get to meet new friends in the group that you are with. The views are SUPER FANTASTIC. The experience I beyond belief. It is easy to do and so much fun. I highly... More

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