Featured Trails: Western Massachusetts

People walking at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Overbook Trail

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, Lenox

Length: 3 miles
Intensity: Difficult
Fun Fact: Pass a series of small waterfalls and northern hardwood forest while hiking to the summit of Lenox Mountain.

Dutch & Mary Barnard Trail

High Ledges Wildlife Sanctuary, Shelburne

Length: 1.5 miles
Intensity: Moderate (some steep areas)
Fun Fact: Showy yellow and pink lady’s slippers bloom around Memorial Day.

Fern Trail

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Easthampton

Length: 0.5 miles
Intensity: Easy
Fun Fact: The Shagbark Hickory trees you see here are part of the largest protected flood plain in Massachusetts.