This unimproved property protects scenic ridgetop and critical public watershed.
This land, and all of the present-day Berkshires, are the ancestral homeland of the Mohican people who were forcefully 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 mohican.com.
No maintained trails: difficult
Special features: Scenic ridge-top
This parcel has no parking and no trails. Access is from the fire road at the end of Osceola Road in Richmond.
GPS: 42.3914, -73.3172 (center of parcel)
The parcel is mostly covered in hemlock with a small section of hardwood forest at the highest points. With extremely steep slopes, this forest’s role in slowing erosion is essential.