Published on December 9, 2020

Snowshoeing at Pleasant Valley

Availability of Snowshoe Rentals

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, building closures and safety protocols may impact the availability of snowshoe rentals. Before you make any plans, please call us at 413-637-0320 to get the most up-to-date information.

Parent & child snowshoeing together

We have the cure for cabin fever—snowshoeing at Pleasant Valley! Bring your own snowshoes, or rent a pair from us. Snowshoeing is a fun winter activity that provides good exercise and a chance to explore the great outdoors during a beautiful season.

→ Snowshoes can be used anytime there is AT LEAST 6" of snow on the ground. 

Snowshoe Rentals

Available Tuesdays–Sundays from 10:00 am-4:00 pm

All renters must sign in at the Visitor's Window. Renters must leave a driver's license at the desk while out on the trails during the rental period.

  • 2-hour maximum rental period
  • Available for ages 5 & up
  • Snowshoes must be returned 30 minutes before closing (by 3:30 pm).

Please Note

Snowshoes are for use on Pleasant Valley trails onlythey may not be taken off the sanctuary grounds!

Occasionally, snowshoes may not be available due to high demand. We recommend you call ahead (413-637-0320) to check availability and conditions.