Welcome to Great Barrington's

HOUSATONIC RIVER WALK

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

NEWS AND EVENTS

Japanese Knotweed

Considering the recent escalation of knotweed along the Housatonic River corridor, River Walk would like to share what we have learned, while working for twenty years to manage this exotic-invasive plant.

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August 1, 2017

Save the Dates! More Events Planned for River Walk

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

Sat. Sept. 9th     Riverside Trails Seminar 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

July 20, 2017

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