10:00 am - 11:30 am
Guided Tour of Caretaker Farm This is the third in a series of site visits to area Working Lands to meet the people who work them! Caretaker Farm's 35 acres are a beautiful mix of cropland, pastures, and woodland tucked into a scenic valley. Two ponds, a vernal pool, and the Green River mark the land,... Read more »
7:00 am - 8:45 am
Gather at Sheep Hill at 7:30 am to greet your feathered friends, many who have come from afar! Former Audubon chapter president and local Tommy Richey will guide you by sound and sight to meet migratory birds taking up spring residency on the hill such as Indigo Buntings, Eastern Kingbirds, Yellow Warblers, Baltimore Orioles, and... Read more »
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Flora's Glen Distance: ~4 miles Difficulty: Moderate / strenuous Hike Leader: Dusty Griffin We begin by climbing up the "Rosenburg Ramble" trail on Sheep Hill to Bee Hill Rd., and then enter the Fitch Memorial Woodlands to follow the Fitch Trail up to the top of Bee Hill. (The steep parts of the trail come... Read more »
In this video, actress and Williamstown Theater Festival alumna Jessica Hecht introduces our land trust in northern Berkshire County, Massachusetts. Consider it your invitation to join us at our many WRL properties and events.
Williamstown Rural Lands News
It is with gratitude and humility that we acknowledge that we are learning, speaking, hiking and gathering on the ancestral homelands of the Mohican people, the Indigenous people of this land. Despite tremendous hardship in being forced from here, today their community resides in Wisconsin and is known as the Stockbridge-Munsee Community. We pay honor and respect to their ancestors past and present as we commit to building a more inclusive and equitable space for all.