Fishing Greenwater Pond In Becket, Massachusetts

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Greenwater Pond in Becket, Massachusetts is an 88 acre trout pond that is located in between the Massachusetts Turnpike and Route 20. Greenwater Pond is approximately 58 feet deep at its deepest point and has an average depth of about 23 feet. I had always been under the impression that Greenwater Pond was quite shallow, but upon visiting there this past week came to realize that Greenwater Pond only appears to be shallow because the water is incredibly clear. Continue reading Fishing Greenwater Pond In Becket, Massachusetts

Ashuwillticook Rail Trail In The Berkshires

View of Cheshire Lake from the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail in Cheshire, MA.
View of Cheshire Lake from the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail in Cheshire, MA.

The Ashuwillticook Rail Trail, known simply as “the rail trail” to Berkshire County residents, is a 10 foot wide, 11 mile long, paved multiuse  recreational trail that was built on a former rail corridor. The Ashuwillticook Rail Trail begins in Adams, MA and runs South parallel to Route 8 through Cheshire, MA terminating at the Berkshire Mall entrance in Lanesboro, MA. Continue reading Ashuwillticook Rail Trail In The Berkshires

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Fishing Richmond Pond In Richmond Massachusetts

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Richmond Pond is located in the Berkshires in the town of Richmond. Although the Richmond Pond shoreline is saturated with private residences as well as two summer camps, the public boat ramp which is located on Town Beach Road is an excellent location for public access. The 218 acre raised great pond has a maximum depth of 53 feet and can be fished from the shore as well as by boat. Continue reading Fishing Richmond Pond In Richmond Massachusetts

Summer Deer Scouting

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Summer deer scouting has been an oft-debated topic amongst deer hunters for generations. Some hunters feel that scouting for deer in the summer isn’t all that helpful as summer deer patterns will have changed by the fall. Other hunters however, are in favor of summer deer scouting as it offers an excellent opportunity to explore deer habitat well in advance of the hunting season. I personally  prefer to do my deer scouting in July and August so that I can pattern the deer early on which leaves enough time for my scent to clear out of the area that I intend to hunt well before deer season begins. Continue reading Summer Deer Scouting

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