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Landkeeping Is: For All Of Us

Berkshire Natural Resources Council
What Is Landkeeping? Support Landkeeping

Berkshire Natural Resources Council
has been preserving and keeping land in the Berkshires for 50 years. Join us!


Be a Landkeeper

Help us keep land in the Berkshires for all of us to use and enjoy. That is what keeping land is about: making sure the special places in the beautiful Berkshires are preserved for all of us to use and enjoy, now and in the future.
Join us in our mission to keep land for all!

The Top 10 Berkshire Trails

A hike with a view or a stroll in the woods? Walking your dog or a family swim in a pond, we have the top ten trails featured for you to choose how you want to enjoy the Berkshires.
Check it out!


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Trails & Maps

We keep land so you can enjoy it!

Check out our TOP TEN recommendations.


Hikes & Happenings

Want to keep up with landkeeping in the Berkshires? Curious about our work preserving trails, building docks, spotting wildlife, and opening up new lands for all to discover? Join us on a hike, sign up for our newsletter…the Landkeepers at Berkshire Natural Resources Council are always up to something. We’d love to share our work and our latest plans with you. Check out these recent events and follow our blog.

Sunday, January 24th Beginner Snow Shoe Clinic at Housatonic Flats 1pm – 3pm
Saturday, February 6th Winter Wonderland Snowshoe Hike 1pm-4pm
Tuesday, February 9th,  Sandisfield Showshoe at Clam River 10am-1pm
Monday, February 15th Winter Break Kick-off  Family Sled Day

Other Events

The Berkshire Natural Resources Council invites you to enjoy a slice of the Berkshires – and the places that you’ve helped us protect. From species surveys and volunteer workdays to hikes and educational presentations, there are many ways to both enjoy and support the work of Berkshire Natural Resources Council. Check back often for upcoming events or go to our Facebook Page.

You can also see what we are up to via our Berkshire Natural Resources Council Instagram account.


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Keeping land is about preserving it so we all enjoy and in the future.


Join Berkshire Natural Resources Council

Be a Landkeeper

Landkeeping is about keeping the most beautiful parts
of the Berkshires accessible for all of us to enjoy.


Connect with Berkshire Natural Resources Council

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