Likely it will snow again this winter. Fortunately, hikes and walks are a four-season sport in Berkshire, including winter of course. Hopkins Forest, in Williamstown, is a good place to take such a walk. Your choice of the Lower Loop, 1.5 miles; or the Upper Loop, which adds another 1.4
Lauren R. Stevens is author of “50 Hikes in the Berkshires,” Countryman Press/W.W. Norton, 2016.