This unimproved property protects scenic ridgetop and critical public watershed.
This land, and all of the present-day Berkshires, are the homelands of the Mohican people who were forcefully displaced to Wisconsin. These lands continue to be of great signiﬁcance to the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Nation.
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.