I invite you all to explore the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area during the seventh annual Heritage Walks program. The Crane Museum of Papermaking will be open special hours Sunday, Sept. 21, from 1 to 3 p.m. for program participants.
The Heritage Walks program will feature short walks as well as longer hikes, walking tours of towns and historical buildings, nature and birding walks, tours of industrial site ruins, and, a canoe/kayak trip on the river. Historians, naturalists, and environmentalists will help participants explore the Housatonic River, the history of the villages and towns in the region as expressed in archaeological and industrial sites, architecture, bridges, and monuments, as well as both prominent and unsung geological, ornithological and horticultural resources, and
splendid autumn foliage scenic vistas.
For more information please visit the Heritage Walks website .