Edith Wharton's Woods, Wetlands and Meadows: Human History and Ecology at the Mount

September 30, 2023 (Saturday) 9:00-11:00am


The Mount, Edith Warton's Home, Lenox




Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Take a walk on the wild side with Mass Audubon at The Mount, Edith Wharton's historic home in Lenox. Explore the intersection of human history and ecology while walking through the beautiful woods, meadows, and wetlands and enjoying scenic views of the full expanse of Edith Wharton's original estate. This 2-hour/3-mile round trip journey traverses recently conserved land and trails leading to Edith Wharton Park on Laurel Lake. Trails at The Mount are variable including some sections that may be rugged or muddy; please come prepared for your own comfort (e.g. hiking shoes/boots, bug spray, water, hiking poles, etc.).

Registration is required.

Meeting Place:

The Mount, Edith Warton's Home
2 Plunkett St
Lenox, MA 01240
Email [email protected] for more information.