Jug End State Reservation and Wildlife Management Area

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Coordinates: 42°8′52″N 73°27′0″W / 42.14778°N 73.45000°W / 42.14778; -73.45000
Jug End State Reservation
Massachusetts State Park
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Berkshire
Towns Egremont, Mount Washington
Coordinates 42°8′52″N 73°27′0″W / 42.14778°N 73.45000°W / 42.14778; -73.45000
Area 1,191 acres (482 ha) [1]
Established Unspecified
Management Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Location in Massachusetts
Website: Jug End State Reservation

Jug End State Reservation and Wildlife Management Area is a Massachusetts state park located in the towns of Egremont and Mount Washington and managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation.[2] The property occupies the site of the former Jug End Barn resort, which has been allowed to return to a natural state.[3] Mount Everett State Reservation is adjacent to the south.

Activities and amenities[edit]

  • Trails: The 2-mile (3.2 km) Jug End Loop Trail passes through open fields, northern hardwood and eastern hemlock woodlands. A portion of the Appalachian Trail also crosses the property.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2012 Acreage Listing". Department of Conservation and Recreation. April 2012. Retrieved January 17, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Jug End State Reservation and Wildlife Management Area". MassParks. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Jug End Barn". New England Lost Ski Areas Project. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Mount Washington State Forest Trail Map". MassParks: Jug End State Reservation. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 

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