Mass 41, ATC Kellogg Conservation Center. The New England regional office of ATC. No parking, but water available from a hose and two charging outlets. Parking available on Sheffield–Egremont Road, 1.8 miles north on AT. W 1.2 miles to South Egremont, Mass. Post office 01258 open Monday thru F 8:15-12 & 12:30-4, Sa 9-11:30, (413) 528-1571. Moms Country Cafe, M-Su 6:30-3, library, M, T & Th 10-6, Sa 9-12p, ATM.
E 3.2 miles to Sheffield, Mass. P.O. ZIP 01257 open M-F 9-4:30, Sa 9-12, (413) 229-8772. Jess Treat offers rooms in her home for max 6 hikers, $55 cash, includes linens, breakfast, shuttle available, laundry extra, camping $15, reservations required: (860) 248-5710, http://firstname.lastname@example.org. Restaurants, ATM, and bus service in town. W 1.5 miles to Great Barrington, Mass. Post Office ZIP 01230, open Monday thru Friday 8:30-4:30, Sa 8:30-12:30. Guido’s, organic and deli; Big Y Foods, open M-Th & Sa-Su 7-9, F 7-10; Great Barrington Bagel Co., daily 7a-4p. Many hotels. Berkshire South Regional Community Center, (413) 528-2810. $5 entitles hikers to the showers, saunas, aquatic center, fitness room, and classes. 6 tent platforms, <http://www.berkshiresouth.org>. Community dinner Mondays 5-6. No dogs. Located on Berkshire Regional Transit Bus Route #21, let the driver know, 85¢–$1.75 cash, <http://www.berkshireta.com>.
E 4.3 miles to Monterey, Mass. PO 01245 open Monday-F 8:30-1 & 2-4:30, Sa 9-11:30 (413) 528-4670. W 1 mile to Lake Buel Road, turn left, first driveway on right, 0.6 mile uphill to Mountain Retreat Center, (413) 528-6617, <https://www.facebook.com/eastmtretreat/>. W 4 miles to Great Barrington, see ATUS7.
Jerusalem Road, parking, W a short distance to a spring. W 0.6 miles to Tyringham, Mass. Post office 01264 open M-F 9-12:30 & 4-5:30, Sa 8:30-12:30, (413) 243-1225. Best southbound access via Tyringham Main Road. Library open Tuesday 3-5, Sa 10-12 with wifi and computer. Cobble View B&B, (413) 243-2463, no pets, across from the post office.
E 0.1 miles to Berkshire Lakeside Lodge, 3949 Jacobs Ladder Road, Becket, MA 01223, (413) 243-9907, <http://www.berkshirelakesidelodge.com>, on Greenwater Pond, canoes and kayaks, breakfast, food delivery, mail drops accepted. W 5 miles to Lee, Mass. Post office zip 01238 open Monday thru F 8:30-4:30, Sa 9-12, (413) 243-1392. Super 8, Rodeway Inn, Price Chopper, Big Y supermarket, fast food.
Pitsfield Road intersects Beach Road. E 0.1 miles to Wiley residence and blueberry farm. Water is available from a spigot on the side of garage. Blueberry picking and camping by arrangment. E 5 miles to Becket, Mass. Post office 01223 opens M-F 8-4, Sa 9-11:30, (413) 623-8845. Becket Motel, (413) 623-8888; general store.
W 0.2 miles to a large Shell convenience store. E 2.4 miles to Berkshire Outfitters, (413) 743-5900. E 4 miles to Adams, Mass. Post office 01220 open M-F 8:30-4:30, Sa 10-12, (413) 743-5177. Big Y supermarket; restaurants; fast food; laundry; hardware store; doctor; dentist; Rite Aid; veterinarian; Western Union.