Located in western Massachusetts, the Berkshires offer a variety of landscapes ranging from rugged mountains to expansive valleys. Eco-camping is a great way to experience the beauty of the natural environment while still enjoying close proximity to towns and cities. As a rural region of the state, the area offers many small villages and towns known for excellent farm-to-table dining and their appreciation of the great outdoors. Visitors can also appreciate a vibrant art and music scene in many of the towns, and Lenox's Tanglewood Music Center hosts the Boston Symphony Orchestra during the summer months. Hiking, biking, skiing, and horseback riding are all popular activities in the area, and many visitors remark the changing seasons bring special beauty to the natural landscape. Outdoor excitement and cultural charm both await you in the Berkshires, so look below and start planning your next adventure.