Looking for some high energy, outdoor fun and adventure during your Berkshires getaway? Jiminy Peak has you covered with ziplines, mountain coasters, alpine slides, chairlift rides, mountain biking, and more.
The Berkshires are well known for their museums, theaters, historic homes, quaint villages, excellent food, and fall foliage. People come from all over to experience our farm to table culinary scene, enrich themselves at our cultural institutions, and take in those endless, scenic vistas.
When it comes to outdoor adventure, however, you might think you have to go somewhere else. Au contraire! There are lots of opportunities for energetic fun in the sun (or the snow) right here.
You may have already know that Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort is a mecca for visiting skiers. Were you also aware that the resort is also open during the summer, and with all manner of fun activities? It’s true! Best of all, the popular mountain resort is just a little over a half hour’s drive from our Berkshires bed and breakfast, The Inn at Stockbridge.
Fun in the Sun at Fun at Jiminy Peak
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort is located at 37 Corey Road in Hancock, MA. Simply head North from the inn on US-7 to Brodie Mountain Road in Lanesborough, MA. Take a left on Brodie Mountain Road and follow it to the resort.
Summer sees the opening of Jiminy Peak’s Mountain Adventure Park, Aerial Adventure Park, and Lift-Served Mountain Biking.
Mountain Adventure Park is the biggest attraction, offering a host of exciting activities. There’s a Mountain Coaster, an Alpine Super Slide, Soaring Eagle Zipride, a Giant Swing, Rock Climbing Wall, Euro Bungy Trampoline, and Scenic Chairlift Rides.
The Aerial Adventure Park offers a challenging, self-guided, forest ropes course. There are 6 individual courses, including a zipline course, for climbers of different ability.
The Lift-Served Mountain Biking is very popular with off-road cyclists. The trail is a network of single track and downhill cruisers. Full suspension bikes, body armor, and experienced riders are recommended. You’ll also need to bring your own bike.
Jiminy Peak also offers a variety of scenic Hiking and Walking Trails. The trails run the gamut of difficulty, from strenuous to easy, and trail maps are available at the Welcome Center.
No matter what you like to do, you can find it in the Berkshires and Inn at Stockbridge is here to help!