Snow coats the fields in Savoy.
Snow coats the fields in Savoy. (Eagle file)

SAVOY -- Tamarack Hollow will offer a Winter Ecology snowshoe or hike in the Hoosac Range and Savoy State Forest on Sunday, Jan. 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Explore Savoy State Forest and the Hoosac Range, one of the highest elevations in the county, in snowshoes (or hiking boots if the snow vanishes) with naturalist Aimee Gelinas. Learn about winter ecology, evergreen trees and animal tracks.

Wear warm, layered clothing andsturdy, waterproof boots and nylon pants, and bring snowshoes if needed. Please bring water and lunch. The hike is free thanks to support from the cultural council of Northern Berkshires.

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