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Deerfield River in Massachusetts

Trip Overview

We put in at the rest stop before Mohawk Park on Rt 2. There are a few small rapids (stage 1) along the way.

It's a great leisurely trip past Berkshire East, going along Rt 2 down to the boat launch before Buckland Dam.

Approx 2 1/2 hr trip. Enjoy!

Accommodations:

Hotels and b/b's in Greenfield and Shelburne

Fees:

Free

Directions:

Get off rotary at Greenfield from 91 north or south. Follow signs to rt 2 west up Mohawk Trail to Charlemont past Zoar Outdoor to rest stop on left before Mohawk Park.

Resources:

check for flow rates at western Mass. electric web site.

  • Duration: Day Trip
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking, Canoeing
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • Water Type: River/Creek (Up to Class II)
  • Group Rates: No

Locations on this Trip