15 days in Berkshires Itinerary

15 days in Berkshires Itinerary

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Route & dates

— 6 nights
Great Barrington
— 8 nights


Charlemont is a town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Clarksburg State Park (in Clarksburg), Mount Greylock State Reservation (in Lanesboro) and Adams (Village Bike Rentals & Ashuwillticook Rail Trail). And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take a peaceful walk through Mohawk Trail State Forest, take in the awesome beauty at Thunder Mountain Coaster, and appreciate the history behind Hail to the Sunrise / Mohawk Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Charlemont trip itinerary planner.

Newark to Charlemont is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in August, things will get little chillier in Charlemont: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Great Barrington.

Things to do in Charlemont

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Adams, Savoy, North Adams, Clarksburg State Park, Notchview
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Mount Greylock State Reservation ©
Mount Greylock State Reservation
Village Bike Rentals ©
Village Bike Rentals

Great Barrington

Great Barrington ©
Great Barrington is a town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Great Barrington side-trips: Williamstown (Taconic Trail State Park, The Clark Art Institute, &more), Pittsfield (Berkshire Museum & Hancock Shaker Village) and MASS MoCA (in North Adams). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Monument Mountain, make a trip to The Guthrie Center & Foundation, tour the pleasant surroundings at Race Brook Falls, and examine the collection at Bidwell House Museum.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Great Barrington travel planner.

Traveling by car from Charlemont to Great Barrington takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Great Barrington are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Great Barrington

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Lenox, Williamstown, Stockbridge, Pittsfield, Sheffield
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Norman Rockwell Museum ©
Norman Rockwell Museum
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort ©
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort
Mount Greylock ©
Mount Greylock