Naturalist John Green will once again lead two spring migration bird walks in the Mount Holyoke Range! Both are free and open to the public, and are sponsored by the Friends.

Saturday, May 25, 7-10 am

Please meet at the entrance gate to Skinner State Park off Rt. 47, Hadley.

Sunday, June 2, 7-10 am

Please meet at the Notch Visitors Center parking lot off Rt. 116 in South Amherst.

      We recommend comfortable hiking shoes and socks, water, binoculars, sunscreen and insect repellent.

The 2019 Summit House Sunset Concert Series is announced!

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Come say hello to us at the

Bird Walks


Saturday, June 1, 10am~4pm

West Street Common, Hadley

    The Friends of the Mount Holyoke Range is a  

non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of

the Mount Holyoke Range through land conservation,

natural history education, recreational

activities and cultural events.

In its 35 years it has assisted environmental

groups and state agencies purchase land for conservation,

sponsored nature walks and presentations in biology, geology

and astronomy, helped maintain hiking trails, supplied equipment

for J. A. Skinner State Park, hosted the annual Seven Sisters

Trail Race, and presented an annual summer concert series

in Skinner State Park’s historic Summit House.