Lenox, MA--Spring Ephemeral Walk at Yokun Ridge with Berkshire County Natural Resources Council

Feb 25 2018

Lenox, MA–Spring Ephemeral Walk at Yokun Ridge with Berkshire County Natural Resources Council

Hike the ravine of the Charcoal Trail and search for spring ephemerals.

Difficulty: Moderate (moderate pace, moderate elevation changes)

Description: Join us for a 1.6 mile hike in search of spring ephemeral wildflowers! Please bring a snack, water, and wear appropriate footwear.

Directions: Meet at Olivia’s Overlook (carpooling is appreciated).

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 with any questions.