Great Barrington Journals

New England December

A December 2001 trip to Great Barrington by Rose (Bud)

Stonegate Condo Trust Photo, Great Barrington, Massachusetts More Photos
Quote: Massachusetts is beautiful under its first dusting of winter snow, with the picturesque New England towns getting ready for the Christmas holiday.

New England December

Overview

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Great Barrington in the Berkshires resort area is busy all summer with vacationers, but much quieter in the winter months. Although some of the area's historic homes are closed for the season, and the Boston Pops have left their summer home to return home, there's still plenty to do: antiquing, touring, museums and wonderful food. If you're looking for a relaxing holiday, this is the place with the slower pace!Quick Tips: Plan ahead to see which area historic attractions are open and which museums are featuring Christmas-themed exhibits. Stockbridge is particularly pretty in the winter, and the Norman Rockwell Museum is a treat anytime.Best Way To Get Around: If you're just sightse...Read More

Stonegate Condo Trust

Hotel | "Stonegate"

Stonegate Condo Trust Photo, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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Best Things Nearby:Stockbridge, Lenox, and South Lee all offer museums and historic sites. The Hancock Shaker Village is an intriguing look into New England's past.Best Things About the Resort:Only seven units in the whole house, which is a beautiful, large grey and white New England-style "mansion" with cranberry coloured trim. Suites are decorated in typical Victorian style and colour with high ceilings and lush furnishings. The location is central to all of the inland Massachusetts areas of interest, and easily accessible from southern Ontario or New York state.Resort Experience:You're on your own when you visit Stonegate in the winter. You get the key to y...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on September 8, 2003

Stonegate Condo Trust
111 West Avenue
Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
(413) 528-9554