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Scenic highway along Route 2, from Williamstown to Orange.

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Great Ride for a motorcycle

My wife and I drove the Mohawk Trail on my Harley and it was one great ride.We stopped at the Wagon Wheel Resturaunt and had lunch and drove into Williamstown. It's a very good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
JWATT
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Wilmington,Massachusetts

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Wilmington,Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I drove the Mohawk Trail on my Harley and it was one great ride.We stopped at the Wagon Wheel Resturaunt and had lunch and drove into Williamstown. It's a very good ride and a lot of extra places to see along the way.

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Hanover, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

The Mohawk Trail (SR2) has to be one of New England's most beautiful drives. We always take the Mohawk Trail on the way to Williamstown each summer. It is a twisting but scenic road through the Berkshire Mountains, passing through many small towns with numerous attractions on and right off the trail. The Hairpin Turn is one of the highlights... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We has been leaving in Western Massachusetts for the past 34 years. When our children were small we went hiking and camping. Now we just go for a ride either to Shelburne Falls to visit the Bridge of Flowers or get fresh produce, raw milk, honey, maple syrup and yogurt. Any season will bring a beauty to the place the... More 

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Dover, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

The Mohawk Trail opened as a paved scenic byway on October 22, 1914. When it began the 100th Anniversary, the foliage was past peak so I waited until early October 2015 for fall foliage while it was still the 100th anniversary year for a trip. I duplicated a trip that I had a young child as best I could. Some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

I solo motorcycled this trail and was stunned by the absolute natural beauty the area has. Dont miss Sheburne falls, Mt. Greylock, Williamstown, the hairpin turn. And I loved Florida( MA that is). If you need to get away from it all this is a great place to go. I will be returning this summer. Pioneer Valley and. Mohaek apark... More 

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Charlemont, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

The Mohawk Trail is the ultimate scenic drive. Beautiful Lush Forests. Lovely River and Quaint New England Towns all read to be explored.

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Guess what? The world still exists beyond 3 inch by 1 1/2 inch devices. Or maybe you've yet to be properly introduced to it. Give the panoramic views of Earth a chance. That is planet Earth, I refer to -- not Google Earth. A fabulous way to start this revolutionary way of seeing the world around you would be to... More 

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Urbana, Illinois, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

The Mohawk Trail is a 63-mile winding road stretching east from the Massachusetts/New York line, close to Williamstown, to Millers Falls on the Connecticut River, just beyond Greenfield in Massachusetts. It runs through part of the well-known Berkshires, and is especially beautiful to drive in fall when the fall colors are truly glorious. The Mohawk Trail began as a trade... More 

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Neath
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

A drive we did on the way from Plymouth to niagra falls just at the start of the fall nice drive glad we went to do it not much to do but some wonderful views

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Annapolis MD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Don't miss this gorgeous ride that extends from Williamstown to Shirley! This is 63 miles of unrivaled beauty, especially in the Fall. The American Automobile Association, the National Geographic Traveler, the Federal Government has designated this ancient trade route as one of the 50 most scenic routes in the United States.

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