Hike This Ancient Forest In Massachusetts That’s Home To 500-Year-Old Trees

Mohawk Trail State Forest is one of the most scenic places in Massachusetts. Not only that, this sprawling ancient woodland is home to some of the oldest trees in the Northeast. Here’s why you need to visit this natural wonder as soon as possible.

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You can find Mohawk State Forest at 175 Mohawk Trail/Rte. 2, Charlemont, Mass. Click here to view navigation directions and a map. To learn more about this epic natural spot, head to the state forest’s website. And don’t miss these other amazing hikes in Massachusetts!