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Upper Housatonic Valley Heritage Walks

September 18

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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 18