May 3 - 7:30am - May 31 - 6:00pm

Meet at the Dresser Ave River Walk entrance 7:30 AM and 6 PM, two chances each Thursday in May to join a guided bird walk. River Walk is now an eBird hot spot!

May 3 - 9:30am - Aug 29 - 11:30am

On Thursdays in May, June & July  from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., River Walk Volunteer Workdays provide a weekly opportunity for community members to contribute to the care of the trail. Special projects will be planned for some Thursdays (e.g. Waddle Fence).

Pre-registration suggested:

Learn more about River Walk

Jun 10 - 1:00pm - Jun 10 - 4:00pm

Sun. June 10th 1-4 PM / meet at W.E.B Du Bois River Park for a savory day of guided walks, talks and tastings!  Meet Russ Cohen, author of Wild Plants I Have Known…and Eaten and join us to taste and learn about wild edibles.

Jul 2 - 8:00am - Aug 31 - 10:00am

Bring a yoga mat and join us for Morning Yoga at beautiful Lake Mansfield in Great Barrington every Monday, Wednesday and Friday in July and August  from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

certified yoga instructors / $10 per class suggested

A portion of the proceeds goes to support  GBLC/ LM

Jul 11 - 2:00pm - Jul 11 - 4:00pm

W. E. B. Du Bois’s special connection to rivers and environmental justice provides a unique lens through which to view his more well-known accomplishments.

Jul 14 - 10:00am - Jul 14 - 11:30am

Saturday  7/15/17  Tree Walk At River Walk    9am/FREE

Guided walk with Tom Ingersoll

Meet at the Du Bois River Garden at River Walk in Great Barrington to join in a guided exploration of the riverine forest. This event is sponsored by Great Barrington Land Conservancy in support of River Walk. To Learn more about Tom, visit

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Jul 19 - 10:30am - Jul 19 - 12:30pm

10:30 AM / Meet at the W.E.B Du Bois River Park. Join Heather Cupo to discover a wide array of pollinators being supported by our native plants. Go on a treasure hunt to find precious pollinators along the Housatonic River Walk.

Jul 21 - 2:00pm - Jul 21 - 7:00pm

Come celebrate Great Barrington's connection with the Appalachian Trail. Join DCR MassParks staff and Great Barrington Trails & Greenways partners. Volunteer, hike, and picnic with A.T. Maintainers and Hikers.   All events are free and open to all.  Pre-register at

Sep 29 - 12:00pm - Sep 29 - 2:00pm

Come discover a special place in Great Barrington. Our guided walk will focus on tree and shrub identification as well the native birds and wildlife supported here.