Category Archives: Hiking

Climb a Mountain

5 accessible mountain summits with striking views. The 100-mile-long Metacomet Ridge, which encompasses the nearby Holyoke Range, is well known for its spectacular cliffs and breathtaking hiking trails. ┬áIts Amherst sector includes a handful of summits with arresting views that can be attained after an easy to moderate hike. View Mountains of Amherst in a […]

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Walk with the beavers

My family and I have done variations of this hike many dozens of times, and it never grows old. It consists of three legs: Starting out the Birdsong B&B driveway, turn left and walk about a quarter mile north along the South East St., to just beyond where the sidewalk ends at Valley View Drive. […]

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