Visitors come to Great Barrington all year round, with everything from skiing and hiking to art museums and shopping opportunities. Great Barrington is a town that is found in Berkshire County, Massachusetts and is known as one of the best small towns in the United States. Skiing is particularly popular, with Ski Butternut being popular in the winter. Antique shopping is big in Great Barrington and there is even a huge Antiques Center in the town. When it comes to dining, foodies will not be disappointed -- there is everything from sweat treats to cheap seats to fine dining experiences.
One of the best places to go hiking in Great Barrington is at Monument Mountain. Visitors can explore the trails, as well as enjoy views of the Housatonic River Valley from up above. Hikers can also enjoy the Housatonic River Walk alongside the river. At Lake Mansfield there is the opportunity to relax and enjoy the town's beachy area. There are life guards here in peak season, making it a great opportunity to go swimming. In the winter, Ski Butternut Resort attracts active vacationers. It is found in the Warner Mountain and is home to lots of fun trails and ski lifts, as well as a tubing area.
The summer time is the best time in Great Barrington for hiking. The winter offers the best opportunity for skiing.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Great Barrington. The warmest months in Great Barrington are August and July, when temperatures reach 89 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -6 ˚F. The wettest month in Great Barrington is May with 6.8 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.41 inches of rain.
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