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Housatonic Fishing Access

Access to the Housatonic River south of the Mass Pike, just before the river bends west on its way through South Lee.


  • Lee, MA
  • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Difficulty: Easy
  • Size: 27 acres
  • Special features: Access to the Housatonic River


This land, and all of the present-day Berkshires, are the ancestral homeland of the Mohican people, who were forcibly displaced to Wisconsin by European colonization. These lands continue to be of great significance to the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Nation today. To learn more, visit

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      At the intersection of Route 102 and Tyringham Road in Lee (the traffic light at the Big Y): 0.75 miles south on Tyringham Road to the gravel pull-off on the river-side of the road.


      • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Frontage:  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Google Maps​​​​​​​ |  42.2851, -73.2393

      Bushwhack and scramble a short distance to the banks of the Housatonic River.

      Fishing access off the Lee-Tyringham Road.