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Getting Away Close To Home: A Berkshires Vacation

Hiking to the summit of Mount Greylock is one of the adventures not to be missed in the Berkshires.
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Hiking to the summit of Mount Greylock is one of the adventures not to be missed in the Berkshires.

The Berkshires stretch from the Vermont border to the Connecticut state line. Within it you'll find a rich trove of cultural opportunities, stunning mansions from the Gilded Age and beautiful woodlands and waterfalls. Vermont Edition schedules a close-to-home vacation for you in the Berkshires.

On our trip through the western-most county of Massachusetts, we'll hear from:

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Courtesy Boston Symphonoy Orchestra
Picnicking on the lawn at Tanglewood while listening to a musical performance is a Berkshires tradition.

Broadcast live on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

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