Bartholomew's Cobble

105 Weatogue Rd.
Sheffield, MA 01257- Map It
(413) 229-8600

AAA Editor Notes

Bartholomew's Cobble is at 105 Weatogue Rd. The 329-acre reservation on the Housatonic River is named for two rocky knolls consisting mostly of limestone and marble. A wide variety of fern, wildflower and bird species can be seen. The preserve has a natural history museum and visitor center staffed by a naturalist and also boasts 5 miles of trails, including one path that brings hikers to the summit of 1,000-foot Hurlburt's Hill. Another trail leads to nearby Ashley House. Pets are not permitted.
$5; $1 (ages 6-12).
Hours: Grounds daily dawn-dusk. Museum and visitor center daily 9-4:30, Apr.-Nov.; Tues.-Sat. 9-4:30, rest of year. Closed major holidays.