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Great views from the top

Stopped at the visitors center first to get map and get advice from rangers who suggested a short... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mcmusgro
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Worcester, Massachusetts
Beautiful location and Visitor Center

So many options, so little time. Visit the small but lovely Visitors Center- great video of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LisaKCharlie
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State College, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped at the visitors center first to get map and get advice from rangers who suggested a short hiking loop we could take that wasn't too strenuous and where we could see a plane wreck. From there we drove to the top to see the...More

Thank mcmusgro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many options, so little time. Visit the small but lovely Visitors Center- great video of the area and history. Also includes maps, exhibits, and helpful staff. The Summit offers scenic views and access to the Veterans War Memorial Tower. The Bascom Lodge was closed...More

Thank LisaKCharlie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an awesome drive up! You can see for 100 of miles on a good day. The tower was not open for climbing when we there in October, so that was disappointing but the scenery was just beautiful. Our sons hiked the AT last year...More

1  Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

You can try and plow through dozens of reviews and forums or get the information from the rangers at the visitor center at the base of the park. The wonderful rangers will help craft a day trip or short jaunt based on your interests and...More

2  Thank Christine F
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The drive up the mountain is excellent. Once you get to the top it's absolutely beautiful panoramic views of all the surroundings. The beacon memorial is a sight to see.

Thank Nick A
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We spent the day exploring Mount Greylock. It was a clear day and we had great views of the surrounding area. At the summit is the Veterans Memorial that has spiral stair case for views on all directions. The Visitor Center is a must stop....More

Thank pamelamurphy180
Reviewed 13 October 2017

It's a great drive to the top and then there are a variety of hikes available. We loved the overlook hike and then maybe a mile or so back on the Appalachian Trail. And then some really good chilli at the lodge! Lovely hiking.

Thank Arnie R
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Great hike up with tons of trail options ranging in difficulty. The monument is cool and you can climb to the top of it. The restaurant was good the food was hot and had a great atmosphere

Thank Jerrodborder
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This was a surprise stop - didn't plan it and it turned out very nice - great view of 4 states from the top of the mountain -

Thank Honest T
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Stunning views from top of the tower. there's even points on the level for amazing views. it's a war memorial for the veterans of MA. The Appalachia Trail crosses at the base of Memorial tower. You are able to climb the lighthouse, 89 steps. it...More

Thank Lindakitchen8
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Jennifer S
21 August 2017|
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Not really due to the path of the eclipse.....Because you had go view it through v. dark glasses, the views were just as good at lower elevations...
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Traveling4some2017
26 March 2017|
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Response from MWLMunson | Reviewed this property |
There was a dog on our corridor there, and it was a problem as the dog barked every time one of us went down the hall to our rooms.
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sriley775
20 October 2016|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
We just used Google maps, but we have a good nose for direction. Once you're on the road to the summit, there's nowhere else to go. Same thing coming down.
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