A winter walk on the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail ambles along Cheshire Reservoir

Pronounced Ash-oo-WILL-ti-cook, the Ashuwillticook bike path between Lanesborough and Adams in the Hoosac River Valley takes its name from the American Indian language. Ashuwillticook literally means “at the in-between pleasant river” or, more commonly today, “the pleasant river in between the hills.” Now the south branch of the Hoosic River […]

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