Downtown Great Barrington, Massachusetts

Downtown Great Barrington, Massachusetts

In the Berkshires...

The Berkshires are nestled in the southwestern corner of Massachusetts, bordered by Connecticut to the south and New York to the west. Rich with history, art and performing arts, the Berkshires are also surrounded by natural beauty, with the Appalachian Trail winding through the many streams, lakes, forests and mountains.

RECREATION

SKI BUTTERNUT

Ski Butternut is regarded as the number one Massachusetts Ski Resort. Located on East Mountain, this ski area provides 110 acres of skiing and snowboarding, spread across 22 trails. All trails are covered with snowmaking. A family-oriented ski area, Ski Butternut is ideal for those just learning to ski-or-snowboard. Full service ski and snowboard shop. For more info: 413 528-2000 http://www.skibutternut.com

CATAMOUNT SKI AREA  

One of the oldest original ski operations in the Northeast, Catamount Ski Area is on the MANY state line. 33 trails are spread over 119 skiable acres, with 3 terrain parks, and 99% snowmaking capabilities. In the spring and summer, visit the Adventure Park--an exciting aerial forest adventure that provides a variety of courses that are fun for everyone. For more info: 413 528-1262 http://www.catamountski.com

EGREMONT COUNTRY CLUB

Now open to the public, offering 18 holes of golf, a fully stocked pro shop, driving range,

rental clubs and lessons. For more info: 413 528-4222

http://www.egremontcountryclub.com

LIME ROCK PARK

Lime Rock Park is a natural-terrain motor-sport road-racing venue located in Lime Rock, Connecticut. Lime Rock Park is revered for its scenic beauty and rich history. The track celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2007. For more info: 800 722-3577 http://www.limerock.com

APPALACHIAN TRAIL

Ninety miles of footpaths that run through western MA with backcountry campsites and shelters. For more info: 413 442-8928 http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/western/appl.htm

VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS

NORMAN ROCKWELL MUSEUM 413 298-4100

SHAKESPEARE & COMPANY 413 637-3353

TANGLEWOOD 413 637-5165

THE CLARK ART MUSEUM 413 458-2303

JACOB’S PILLOW DANCE 413 243-0745

DINING

RED LION INN 413 298-5545

JOHN ANDREWS RESTAURANT 413 528-3469

SWISS HUTTE 413 528-6200

MARTIN'S RESTAURANT  413 528-5455

BARRINGTON BREWERY 413 528-8282

20 RAILROAD STREET 413 528-9345

ACCOMMODATIONS

COMFORT INN & SUITES 413 644-3200

(Mention GBR for Crew Rate $119 Sunday – Thursday, 20% discount Fri. & Sat.)

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS 

RED LION INN

WAINWRIGHT INN 413 528-2062

WEATHERVANE 413 528-9580

BALDWIN HILL FARM B&B 413 528-4092

SWISS HUTTE INN 413 528-6200

TRANSPORTATION

TAXI GBR 413-528-0567

Prices One-Way From Airport to:

Catamount Ski - $30

Butternut Ski - $14

Downtown - $10-$12