6 acres of old field near the center of Monterey.
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: Abandoned apple orchard
There is no parking at the property; frontage is on Main Road, immediately east of the former Monterey fire house (just after # 465 Main Road).
GPS: 42.1783, -73.2091 (frontage)
Linger here for birdsong and insect-watching on this grassy, shrubby hillside.