Schedule of Public Hikes

June 2024

OLLI at Berkshire Community College
Hiking on the Appalachian Trail
June--To be scheduled soon...

Spring 2024

OLLI at Berkshire Community College
Spring Wildflower Walks
April and May--To be scheduled soon...
    Every spring, our beautiful Berkshire Trails come alive with colorful flowers, changing each week. We will hunt for and identify them at various properties in South and Central Berkshire County. Learn about the spring ephemeral flowers as we enjoy a beautiful spring walk.
    Participants must be moderately fit and capable of walking up to 2.5 miles on uneven, hilly ground and rocky and root-filled trails; must wear sturdy walking shoes and be prepared for weather changes. The use of hiking poles is helpful.
    Properties to be visited: Bartholomew’s Cobble, Sheffield; Mary Flynn Trail, Stockbridge; The Mount Trails, Lenox; Parson's Marsh, Lenox; Ashintully Gardens, Tyringham; Thomas & Palmer Brook, Great Barrington. (Subject to change.)