When you need a break from the everday, take a deep breath of Western Massachusetts air and enjoy all the nature Hampshire and Franklin Counties have to offer. Discover breathtaking waterfalls, Instagram-worthy picnic spots, and some of the finest birdwatching right here in Western Massachesetts. No filter needed.

Lynne Graves

Paul Franz

Western Massachusetts is home to a wide variety of natural attractions, including:

  • Geological formations
  • Wildlife
  • Birding
  • Dinosaur footprints
  • Waterfalls
  • Fish ladder


Hampshire County Regional Tourism Council
99 Pleasant Street
Northampton, MA 01060

Franklin County Regional Tourism Council
395 Main Street
Greenfield, MA 01301