Welcome to Great Barrington's

HOUSATONIC RIVER WALK

NATIONAL RECREATION TRAIL • LOCAL TREASURE
Visit Spring, Summer, and Fall. Daylight Hours. Free.

NEWS AND EVENTS

Tom Ingersoll’s Guided Tree Walk

Thank you! Tom Ingersoll, for guiding us through River Walk’s riverine forest on July 15, 2017, and telling us all about our native trees. Those of us lucky enough to walk along will never see River Walk in the same way again.  CLICK

July 15, 2017

Thank you! Greenagers

Thank you Greenagers for volunteering a day on the River Walk in June and for sending a hearty crew in July to prepare and install 200 feet of coir logs for our bio-engineered riverbank stabilization, generously funded by Great Barrington’s Community Preservation Act. CLICK

July 7, 2017

Save the Dates! More Events Planned for River Walk

Following on our March for Science, Month of Birding, and Riverside Music Connects, lots more community events are planned for 2017

Sat. July 15th     Tree Walk with Tom Ingersoll:
9am-11am. A guided exploration of the riverine forest. CLICK

Sat. Sept. 9th     Riverside Trails Forum with Peter Jensen:
10am-12pm. Learn about the complexities and accomplishments of riverside trail development. CLICK

Sundays Sept. 17th, 24th, & Oct. 1st Interpretive Stroll on the River Walk with Elia Del Molino:
10am-11am. Tour this designated National Recreation Trail and discover its historic, cultural and ecological significance. CLICK CLICK

June 1, 2017