Mount Greylock

Mount Greylock is Massachusetts’ Highest Road

Mount Greylock is a mountain peak at an elevation of 1.064m (3,491ft) above the sea level, located in Berkshire County, on the western edge of the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

Can you drive up Mount Greylock?

The road to the summit is paved with a few hairpin turns. It’s called Rockwell Road. It was built by the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) between 1906 and 1907. At the summit you can find the Massachusetts Veterans War Memorial Tower and a television and radio tower. It is the highest point in Massachusetts.

Is Mount Greylock Open?

Set high in the Berkshire Mountains, the road opens annually from late May through November 1st. The drive up takes you through thick alpine forest and eventually to fantastic overviews of the valley below. From its peak on a clear day, you can see as far as 90 miles away. The summit features a fantastic panorama offering dramatic views of five states.

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