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Upper Housatonic Valley Heritage Walks

September 17, 2022

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 2, 2022


FREE, guided interpretive walks to the most interesting historic, cultural, industrial, natural and scenic sites in Berkshire County, MA, & Litchfield County, CT.

Explore with knowledgeable & local historians, naturalists, and environmentalists at sites within the Housatonic River Valley: tours of historic buildings and town centers, hikes on the Appalachian Trail and other trails, walks through industrial heritage sites, a canoe paddling trip on the Housatonic River, bike rides on old country roads that have a history, behind-the-scenes tours at performing arts venues, and strolls through formal gardens and estates. All ages & all people are invited to join us!

Saturdays & Sundays on…Sept. 3 & 4, 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25 and Oct. 1 & 2

Detailed Heritage Walks brochures will be available at libraries, post offices, restaurants and grocery stores in the region.  The Walks schedule is also available online at:


To request a brochure by mail, email  [email protected]

The HOUSATONIC HERITAGE WALKS are a partnership between the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area, the numerous heritage organizations in the Upper Housatonic River Valley, the Berkshire Visitors Bureau, and the National Park Service.


September 17, 2022