Northfield Mountain has more than 25 miles of trails designed specifically for cross country skiing and groomed for both classical and free-style skiing. Our trails offer some of the finest Nordic skiing in the region, from beginner trails to the demanding 800-foot vertical climb of Tenth Mountain Trail. Hikers, dogs and other pets are excluded from our trails during the ski season.
Berkshire Outfitters has everything you need for your outdoor excursions. You’ll find a great selection of the best brands in equipment and gear on the market. Berkshire Outfitters is your source for racing and recreational canoes, as well as white water and sea kayaks. The selection of X-C ski equipment, waxes and apparel is the best in the Berkshires. Not to mention you’ll find snowshoes, bikes, snow boards, camping and hiking equipment, footwear and much more.
Berkshire Outfitters also provides the best in service. They take great pride in their work and have a faithful following of customers who depend on them to keep their equipment and outdoor gear in top-notch condition.
If you are in need of a rental, Berkshire Outfitters has canoes, kayaks, skis, snowshoes and more at competitive prices.
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Experience unlimited cross-country skiing high in the Berkshire Hills. 3,108 acres contain 40 km of trails, so there’s always a new trail to explore. With 27 km of groomed tracks and skate lanes and extensive backcountry trails, there’s fun and adventure for skiers of all levels. Cruise Circuit Trail, trek Minor trail, or try the challenging ascent of Judges Hill. Picnic in our two trail shelters. Warm up by the masonry heater in our comfortable lodge.nnWith an elevation above 2000 feet, Notchview averages 45 more inches of snow each year than the valleys below – we’re often skiing until mid-March.
Maple Corner Farm Cross Country Ski Center, a working family farm since 1812, has a friendly atmosphere that the whole family can enjoy. The Center is located in the foothills of the Berkshires and has an elevation of 1,400 feet. A large ski warm up area with beginner trails is located right behind the ski lodge. There are 20 kilometers of marked ski trails from beginner to expert, machine groomed for traditional and skating styles. We also have 10 km. of snowshoe trails.
Bringing the finest cross country skiing to eastern Massachusetts!
Catch the spirit of winter at Great Brook Farm State Park! Located only 25 miles from downtown Boston, Great Brook Ski Touring Center provides over 10 miles of machine-groomed trails for cross country skiing from December 1 to March 20, snow conditions permitting.
The trails include all levels of difficulty and explore the beautiful landscape of farmland, forests, streams and ponds at 1,000-acre Great Brook Farm State Park. Skiers can stride past fields and a working dairy farm on the easy Lantern Loop, venture through the quiet woods around Meadow Pond on the Pine Point Loop, or test their strengths on the hills of the more difficult Woodchuck Trail.
We are a multi-faceted outdoor shop selling hiking, xc skiing, snow shoeing, kayak, SUP, technical climbing gear, etc.
We cater to the cross-country ski enthusiast, as well as first time buyers, with a staff that has a combined 125 years of experience in various aspects of fitting and sizing cross-country gear, including touring, back country and racing. Bob FitzPatrick is our in-house expert not only on fitting and selling gear but steering you to the many hidden gems for skiing the central mass area. He will tell you where to find early snow or have a truly enjoyable destination ski experience at the many cross country ski areas of Massachusetts and New England Area..