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my favorite bike trail

This is a great trail for biking and walking. 20 miles off road, it starts on the access road to a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gerry G
.Well worth the trip.

The train crew was was very friendly and interacted with the passengers. It is a short trip, but a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great trail for biking and walking. 20 miles off road, it starts on the access road to a mall and ends up in charming town of North Adams.It goes by 2 lakes, through the woods and alongside a flowing dammed brook where...More

Thank Gerry G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The train crew was was very friendly and interacted with the passengers. It is a short trip, but a lot of fun.

Thank robertsY5981MP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ride as a family today and were pleased that our 8 year old managed the whole loop. We took pictures on “Nobodies Road” which is actually very picturesque. The folks we rented bikes from in Adams, MA were very friendly and helpful....More

Thank DutchBB
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Easy ride, very enjoyable. Stops for ice cream, lunch, bathrooms, and plenty of photo spots along the way. Keep an eye out for one of the largest birds nests you've ever seen (on the ground). Rent from Village Bike Rentals!

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, well maintained old rail trail that offers 12 miles or so of great biking, rollerblading or walking. Great views everywhere you look. Bike rental place at the beginning and plenty of places to stop and relax and enjoy the sights among other friendly and...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The trail is well maintained and very level. It is not heavily utilized and those using it are very friendly. There is a wonderful overhang much of the trail so it doesn't get too hot even are really hot days. Love Village Bike Rentals --...More

Thank karyngrossmangershon
Reviewed July 8, 2018

What was remarkable about this trail is that it is paved! It is extremely well maintained, with appropriate signage where ever there is a road crossing, or bump in the pavement. People on the trail are very respectful, They stay on the right, except to...More

Thank Elise G
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We would highly recommend this trail. Especially in the Fall. Loved the scenery along the lake and ate in Adams. Very pretty

Thank dbrydon2
Reviewed June 15, 2018

I visited this rail trail with a Brooklyn Street friend of mine in the summertime. It was a very nice sunny day, and the both of us enjoyed looking out at Cheshire Lake. We both had lots to talk about afterwards, and it was a...More

2  Thank Alan D
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Newly expanded with plans for further growth. Been on this trail at least once/week for the last 10 years or so. Really picturesque and quiet. There are some spot in Cheshire where the tree roots are popping through, so you must slow down if on...More

2  Thank David K
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August 8, 2017|
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Response from JohnBoltonLanding_NY | Reviewed this property |
Timbo's in Cheshire, where the trail crosses Route 8 about half way to Pittsfield, right across the road from Cheshire Lake.
February 11, 2017|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
This is who we used: Berkshire Outfitters. They had good bikes and were reasonable. More importantly, they were open.