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!
Hotels and b/b's in Greenfield and Shelburne
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.
check for flow rates at western Mass. electric web site.