Lenox, MA--Charcoal Trail Hike at Yokun Ridge South (Olivia’s Overlook) with Berkshire Natural Resources Council staff

Dec 05 2018

Lenox, MA–Charcoal Trail Hike at Yokun Ridge South (Olivia’s Overlook) with Berkshire Natural Resources Council staff

No leaves? Let’s look at buds and bark!

Difficulty: Moderate (moderate pace, moderate elevation changes)

Description: Join us, Berkshire Natural Resources Council staff,  for a 1.6 mile hike to look at identifying trees by using their buds and bark. Please bring a snack, water, dress in layers, and wear appropriate footwear.

Directions: Meeting at Olivia’s Overlook

From the center of Lenox (Routes 7A and 183): Take Route 183 west for 1.5 miles, passing Tanglewood. When Route 183 curves left, bear right onto Richmond Mountain Road (sign says to Rt. 41/Richmond). Drive 1.5 miles and the parking lot will be on your left.

From Pittsfield (intersection of Route 7 (South Street) and Route 20 (West Housatonic Street): Take Rt. 20 west 0.8 miles. Make a left onto Barker Road and drive 6.6 miles. Make a left onto Lenox Road and drive 1.8 miles to Olivia’s Overlook, on the right.

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.

Lenox-Richmond Mountain Rd.

Olivia’s Overlook at Yokun Ridge South

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