Northfield Mountain & Barton Cove

Northfield Mountain
99 Millers Falls Road
Northfield, MA 01360
(413) 659-4469

Barton Cove Campground
413-863-9300

Northfield Mountain is a pumped storage hydroelectric facility owned and operated by FirstLight Power Resources, a GDF SUEZ company. In accordance with their federal license, Northfield Mountain offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities and environmental programs. This four-season facility is situated along a beautiful sweep of mountainside with satellite facilities strung along a 7-mile stretch of the Connecticut River.

Spend the day hiking and mountain biking on 26 miles of trails. Camp at Barton Cove, kayak, or hop on an upriver canoe shuttles at the recreation area. Barton Cove is also an excellent vantage point to observe bald eagles.

Northfield Mountain also offers public picnic areas, camping, rock climbing at Rose Ledge and interpretive riverboat cruises on the Quinnetukut II. Don't miss the terrific cross country skiing in winter months! For more information and maps visit their website.

 

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