October 30, 2018 Mariah

Sunrise Hike at Hollow Fields, Richmond, 12/14/18

Hike through the fields and watch the sunrise over Yokun Ridge.

HOLLOW FIELDS

Friday, December 14, 6:45 am – 8:15 am

Photo Credit: Gabrielle K. Murphy

Difficulty: Moderate, 2 miles (easy pace, moderate elevation changes)

Description: Beginning our hike at first light, we’ll wind our way up the fields in time to catch the sunrise. After continuing to the uppermost field, we’ll walk back to the trailhead to enjoy hot cider. Please bring water, dress in layers, and wear appropriate footwear (consider snowshoes and/or micro-spikes).

Directions:

From Great Barrington: Take Route 41 north into Richmond. After passing Route 295, Perry Peak Road will be the next left approximately one mile down the road. On Perry Peak Road, find the parking at the second red barn on the left, with a BNRC sign by the road.

From Pittsfield: Get on West Housatonic Street (Route 20) heading west. Turn left onto Route 41 just before Hancock Shaker Village. After 2.5 miles turn right onto Perry Peak Road. Parking is signed, second red barn on the left.

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.