The Berkshires Blog

Women Leading the Way

When visiting the Berkshires or thinking about relocating here, you might be pleasantly surprised to discover that many of the local community leaders are highly qualified and dedicated women. Star...  Read more...

Posted on January 5, 2017

After Dark: Adventures for Couples

By Nancy Macy Just a few hours from the bustling urban landscapes of Boston and New York City, the Berkshires offers spectacular scenery, outdoor recreation, world-class cultural arts, and a thrivi...  Read more...

Posted on January 5, 2017

Ski Time

That first frosty night. The first snowflake drifting to the frozen ground. The ski area announcement that the snowguns are blowing. Skiers, both downhill and cross-country, wait most of the year for ...  Read more...

Posted on December 1, 2016

Crack Open a Berkshire Brew

As winter approaches and the evening sets in earlier, we suggest savoring the season with a local brew.  The Berkshires’ selection of locally brewed beer and hard cider is extensive and tasty.  S...  Read more...

Posted on December 1, 2016

Winter Wonders

By Kim Ostellino Many visit the Berkshires in its autumn glory and during the holidays, but the Berkshires is still bustling long after the seasonal festivities have dwindled away. Area ski resorts...  Read more...

Posted on December 1, 2016

Holiday Markets

by Nancy Macy Get into the festive spirit this season with a visit to these great holiday markets in the Berkshires. You’ll find everything you need for gift-giving, holiday feasts, and decking t...  Read more...

Posted on November 3, 2016

Family Fun

by Darcie Sosa There is a change to the Berkshires in November. The kids have been in school for a few months, the weather starts to chill, the foliage has all fallen to the ground and the exciteme...  Read more...

Posted on November 3, 2016

5 Reasons Hiking is Better in the Winter

It may seem like a crazy question to ask, but is hiking in the Berkshires actually better in the winter? A number of you may jump to defend the sweet wildflowers of spring, the long days of summer, or...  Read more...

Posted on November 3, 2016