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Mount Greylock Staff Disgusted With Winter Trash Accumulation

Park Superintendent Travis Clairmont said the melting snow has unveiled a disappointing amount of trash throughout the state reservation.

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Mount Greylock Has Optimal Snow Conditions

In the recent past, the mountain has gone some winters with spotty snow coverage. The Thunderbolt Ski Run has been consistently canceled over the past decade. Organizers have had difficulties scheduling a race around the varied weather and snow conditions.

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Limited Parking Causes Issues on Mount Greylock Summit

Barnes said specifically on Columbus Day weekend the summit was so busy that staff could only let a car in once one left. She said cars were parking improperly and creating safety concerns.

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Off-Road Vehicle Group Tries to Make Case for Mount Greylock Trails

The council had one agenda item Thursday during a remote meeting and only discussed ways to resolve illegal ORV use on the state reservation, including designated areas where it would be legal.

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Thunderbolt Ski Trail Eroding

Advisory Council member Heather Lindscott relayed a message to the state Department of Conservation and Recreation and the rest of the council from the Thunderbolt Ski Runners who have noticed major erosion issues on the historical ski trail caused by over hiking.

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Mount Greylock Saw Nearly 25,000 Hikers This Season

The Appalachian Trail volunteers installed trail counters on a portion of the trail south of the summit. She said it recorded traffic from May 2 to Oct. 11 and counted 22,255 hikers.

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Hundreds Hike Mount Greylock During The Ramble

ProAdams reports that near 1,200 people registered at the summit of Mount Greylock with more making there way to the top as the day went on.

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Adams American Legion Holds Mount Greylock Ceremony

For American Legion Post 160, this was at least its 85th pilgrimage to the summit to lay a wreath at the War Memorial for fallen comrades.

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