July 31, 2017 Mariah

Father Loop at Alford Springs, Alford, 08/12/2017

Enjoy the views of the Father Loop at Alford Springs.


Saturday, August 12, 10:00am – 1:30pm

Difficulty: Easy/Moderate (moderate elevation changes)

Description: We will hike the beautiful 4.3 mile Father Loop. This trail takes you to an incredible vista with a view of Mt. Greylock then winds you in and out of the Alford Valley. Please bring lunch/snack, water, and appropriate footwear.

Directions: From Great Barrington: Take Taconic Avenue, which becomes Alford Road.  Drive past Simon’s Rock to a left on Seekonk Road; follow Seekonk Road for 3.6 miles. Turn right on to Mountain Road (if you come to the New York State line, you’ve gone too far). Follow Mountain Road for 0.8 miles, bearing left at the first “Y” and left again at the sharp right turn at 0.8 miles.

Email americorps@bnrc.org with any questions!