About the Area

  • Places to Meet:


  • Elmer’s in Ashfield: voted best pancakes in New England
  • Hager’s Market- Rt  2 West – Shelburne, MA
  • Commuter Parking Lot/Shelburne Falls-Rt 2 West, on the left hand side just outside of town heading towards Charlemont.


Bean Heads-Wilmington, VT

The Deer Hill Inn- West Dover, VT

The Hermitage-West Dover, VT


Places to Stay:

  • Elmer’s Bed and Breakfast: Ashfield, Massachusetts
  • Oxbow Resort: Mohawk Trail, Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
  • The Deer Hill Inn: West Dover, Vermont
  • The Hermitage: West Dover, VT
  • Bela’s B & B : Deerfield, MA  413-522-6394

Dining and other Activities:

  •  Elmer’s Restaurant and Bed and Breakfast- Ashfield, Massachusetts: Awesome breakfast, , serving dinner Friday and Saturday
  • The Hope and Olive: at the corner of Hope and Olive St, Greenfield, MA
  • The West End Pub- Shelburne Falls, MA: Great pub fare and local beer right on the river in Shelburne Falls
  • The Lake House- Ashfield, Massachusetts. If you want a burger and a beer, with a deck overlooking Ashfield Lake, this is your destination.
  • The Gypsy Apple- Shelburne Falls- inspired cuisine, in an intimate setting. I’ve never had a meal there that wasn’t excellent !
  • The Blue Rock- Shelburne Falls, Fantastic margaritas, Southwest inspired cuisine in a cool subterranean setting- weekly live music. Check it out !
  • Mohawk Park Restaurant- Best burgers around- right on the river in Charlemont .
  • The Hermitage – West Dover, Vermont. – amazing upscale dining, remember biggest fish gets the check.
  • The Deer Hill Inn- West Dover, Vermont. -Excellent accomodations and memorable dining, the Deer Hill Inn has it all!