North Adams, Massachusetts: America's Switzerland

Mountaintop highway overlook has a sign, "Welcome to America's Switzerland." Bring an Alpenhorn as a selfie prop.
Address:
2350 Mohawk Trail, North Adams, MA
Directions:
4.5 miles east of North Adams, on the south side of Mohawk Trail/MA-2 at the western summit pull-off and scenic view.
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America's Switzerland.

America's Switzerland

"Welcome to America's Switzerland" is on a sign at the western summit of the Mohawk Trail road. The overlook gives a beautiful view, but Switzerland? I don't think so!

[Rena Webber, 11/19/2020]

Maybe somewhere in the Alps there's an equally inspiring view that claims to be Switzerland's Massachusetts.


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