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Mount Greylock State Reservation

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Really great day trip!

Be sure to go to the top and visit the memorial. Many hiking and vista options. Can drive or hike... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JSKazoo
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Kalamazoo, MI
Beautiful Hike, Gorgeous Vistas

Went to Mt Greylock for the first time. We got lucky with absolutely perfect early September... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KatLion4
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Acquired by the Commonwealth in 1898, the first state park in Massachusetts also contains the states highest peak at 3,419 feet.
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30 Rockwell Rd, Lanesboro, MA 01237
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+1 413-499-4262
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Be sure to go to the top and visit the memorial. Many hiking and vista options. Can drive or hike or both. Can spend as much or little as time as you please. Video at Visitor worth the 15 minutes. Staff at visitor center was...More

Thank JSKazoo
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Mt Greylock for the first time. We got lucky with absolutely perfect early September weather. We started on the Jones Nose Trail parking area and hiked 4 miles from there to reach the summit of Mt Greylock (8 miles round trip). The hike...More

Thank KatLion4
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our visit to Mt. Greylock!!! The woman at the visitors center was SO helpful and recommended other State Parks in the area which we visited as well and would not have known about. Although the weather wasn't the greatest we still did some...More

Thank Stellalou
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a beautiful early Fall day we enjoyed a most pleasant driving tour of Mount Greylock. The weather was picture perfect, dry, clear with a few puffy clouds and 75 F. First stop was a check-in at the Visitor Center. We had a nice visit...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved doing a couple of hikes here and that the trails were in good condition and well marked. Rounds Rock trail is fairly short and easy, Sperry Road to Stoney Ledge was a good one too, with the bonus of available drinking water. Driving up,...More

Thank Y0ungSter
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We recently camped in the Berkshires and before the weather went soggy on us, we drove up to the summit of Mount Greylock. It was a beautiful drive (despite the fog moving in on us) and there are several trails that zig-zag the mountain for...More

Thank Aud E
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been up this mountain (by car) many times but this was the first trip attempted in the rain (out of a little stir crazy boredom on a rainy day). The thirty minute drive up was pleasant and beautiful but the top of the mountain...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

It was a rainy day but we took a chance anyways. It takes about 20 min to drive from the visitor center to the top. The drive is pretty through the woods. The memorial is very impress inside and it actually makes you pause and...More

1  Thank KAREN C
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Have been here many times, for day hikes and overnight hike in camping. The rangers in the welcome center are super helpful in planning whatever type of day(s) you would like to spend on the mountain. It's very versatile, you can do as much or...More

1  Thank Matt D
Reviewed July 18, 2018

This is the highest mountain in MA with views of the Catskills and several towns. Your first stop should be at the Visitors Center for a map and information. Continue up the road to the trails. Some are steep and you should be in shape...More

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Nicole0716
June 13, 2018|
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Response from Barbara H | Reviewed this property |
The driving route is very well marked and you get access from Rte 7
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Natalie H
September 21, 2017|
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Response from KrisInCT | Reviewed this property |
Cheshire Reservoir and Onata & Pontoosuc lakes are all right in the area, at the base of the mountain. I'm not sure if any offer kayaks to rent, but your hotel or lodge may know. The area is beautiful!
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Thomas F
September 19, 2017|
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Response from dianehC7153MZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are waterfalls in Mount Greylock reservation. You can find them by going online to Mount Greylock reservationand ask for waterfalls.
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