June 18, 2019 Mariah

Clam River Hike, Sandisfield, 08/25/2019

Up-close and personal with the Clam River.


Sunday, August 25, 10:00 am –  2:00 pm

Difficulty: Moderate (moderate pace, moderate elevation changes)

Description: Enjoy the dark hemlock forests and incredible views of the Clam River on this 4-mile hike. We’ll meet at the Sandisfield Town Hall Annex on Rt. 57 (66 Sandisfield Road) and walk the woods road trail to the new Hammertown loop and returning. Please bring lunch/snack, water, and sturdy footwear.

66 Sandisfield Rd, Sandisfield, MA 01255

From Great Barrington, head east on Rt. 23 towards Monterey.  Take a right onto Rt. 183/Rt. 57 towards New Marlborough.  After passing the Old Inn on the Green in New Marlborough, stay left on Rt. 57.  Follow Rt. 57 into Sandisfield.  Go past Hammertown Road (on your left) and then turn into the Sandisfield Town Hall Annex on the left hand side.  If you get to the intersection with Rt. 8, you’ve gone too far.

From Pittsfield: Take Route 20 East through Lee. After passing under the Mass Pike, turn right on Route 102 and then take an immediate left onto Tyringham Road. Continue straight across Route 23 onto Town Hill Road. Follow this until it intersects with Route 57 in Sandisfield. Turn left onto 57, heading east. Continue on Route 57 for 1.5 miles and park on the left at the Sandisfield Town Hall Annex, which is the former Sandisfield School. Enter the woods at the east edge of the parking lot.

Email Mariah at mauman@bnrc.org or call 413-499-0596 (M-F, 9-5) with any questions regarding the Landkeepers Upcoming Hikes & Events. Severe weather will cancel the event.