Spring has sprung and now is the perfect time to get out and about exploring the beautiful Berkshires of Western Massachusetts! Let us help you make the most out of your getaway with the Applegate Inn Spring Fever Berkshires Lodging Special!
There’s never a bad time to visit the Berkshires – but spring is definitely one of the better times! Flowers and new, green leaves abound. Museums and historical homes are opening for the season. From March to Memorial Day, everywhere you look, there is fresh life and natural beauty galore!
Hiking the Berkshires
Getting out into the great outdoors is one of the best ways to soak up all the great spring beauty in the Berkshires. Luckily, there are a great many hiking and biking opportunities all around the Lenox area. Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary is right here in Lenox and offers a variety of hiking trails with lots of wildlife viewing opportunities. The Berkshires also offer a number of great bike trails and paths.
Learn more about hiking and biking the Berkshires.
Waterfalls of the Berkshires
Speaking of hiking and the great outdoors – did you know the Berkshires are loaded with picturesque waterfalls? It’s true! While some are easier to get to than others – and a few are truly hidden – almost all are worth the effort to visit. We’ve told you about Bash Bish Falls before and it remains our area’s most iconic waterfall.
Visit www.newenglandwaterfalls.com for an extensive list of the Berkshires waterfalls.
Spring at Hancock Shaker Village
Come celebrate spring at the largest Shaker museum on the east coast. Hancock Shaker Village, in Pittsfield, MA, consists of 20 historic buildings with extensive gardens. Visitors are treated to Shaker craft demonstrations and a large collection of Shaker artifacts. In spring you also have the chance to and meet newborn piglets, lambs, calves, chicks, and kids!
The World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast – May 12, 2018
Every May, Springfield, MA holds the World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast. 3,450 pounds of flour, 800 pounds of eggs, 350 pounds of butter, and 450 gallons of water make enough to feed those who belly up to the 2,500-foot-long table. Or, at least they hope it will! The event also includes a parade, live entertainment, and much more.
We could go on forever about all there is to see and do during a Berkshires spring getaway. Instead, let us tell you how you can save some money on your springtime Berkshires getaway!
The Applegate Inn Spring Fever Berkshires Lodging Special
Stay in any room at Applegate Inn for only $189 a night when you book 2 consecutive nights or more between April 5th – May 13th, 2018.
The Spring Fever Berkshires Lodging Special must be mentioned when you call (413-243-4451) to book your room. You may also book this special online. Simply enter the code 189APR in the “Special Needs” box during checkout.
Some restrictions apply. Learn more and be sure to check out the other Berkshires Lodging Special offers on our specials and packages page.
See you soon!