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New Lenox Road, Deckers Landing, Lenox, MA
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Wow - did we ever have a blast with Berkshire Canoe Tours! My family of four will never forget the incredible fun we had with Hillary leading our tour. My wife and I shared a 2-person kayak, our twins each had their own. Mother Nature...More

Thank caliroan
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Hilary was awesome and knows the river like the back of her hand. We asked for 4 personal kyacks. She also has multi-kyaks and canoes. Gave us waterproof packs for our phones and valuables, cold water bottles, and apples (which are great snack on the...More

Thank Denvillian
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Hillary is a great guide. My husband and I were visiting from Florida and spent nearly 3 hours on the Housatonic River canoeing with Hillary. Learned lots about the area while paddling through beautiful scenery. Loved it!

Thank Carol O
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful morning on the river with Hillary, our lovely guide. We saw lots of birds and turtles and learned about beavers and they behavior. The tour lasts about two hours and we and our two teenaged boys enjoyed paddling and watching the...More

Thank Matthias Q
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Kayaking tour on the Housatonic this August 2017. It was a wonderful experience for us. Hilary accompanied us and gave a running commentary about the history of the Housatonic. She seemed to be familiar with wildlife as well as all kinds of vegetation. She provided...More

Thank richrub7
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of going on a canoe tour with Hillary and her daughter, Ariana. Though Hillary is in charge of the tour and business, her daughter was the one who gave more of the tour to my husband and I...More

Thank Serena G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We took a kayak tour with Hillary during the solar eclipse. It was a great tour. Hillary has in-depth knowledge of the plant and animal life on the river and a friendly personality. The river is smooth with minimal current and very nice scenery.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

This was the first canoe trip for myself and friend......excited and apprehensive. Hillary was very warm, welcoming and instructive. We immediately felt comfortable. The trip was very rewarding for first timers. Scenery is beautiful, it is tranquil, Hillary offers a history of the area. She...More

Thank Rosemarie M
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for the opportunity to go kayaking during our stay in the Berkshires, and found Hilary on Trio Advisor. We are so glad we did! We called late Tuesday night & Hilary picked up right away and booked us for a 10 am...More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Booked this tour on our last morning in Lenox, and it was a great decision. Less than a 10 minute drive from downtown. Just be sure not to drive past the gravel driveway to "Deckers Landing" Hillary provides sunscreen, water, and apples.but we brought our...More

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