Ashuwillticook Rail Trail
Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Overview
Ashuwillticook Rail Trail is an 11 mile rail trail that goes
from Adams, Massachusetts south roughly following along Route
8 to Lanesboro, Massachusetts. The trail goes through the
Hoosic River Valley between the Hoosac Range and Mt. Greylock
and offers many pleasant water views along the way.
Rail Trail is completely paved and has ample access points
and a few restrooms along the route.
to the state web site for the trail, the name Ashuwillticook
(ash-oo-will-ti-cook) comes from the Native American word
for the south branch of the Hoosic River and literally means
"at the in-between pleasant river," or in common
tongue, "the pleasant river in between the hills."
Rail Trail Links
Rail Trail Facts
Points: Adams, Massachusetts / Lanesboro, Massachusetts
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