Berkshire County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Arches 1
Basins 3
Bays 1
Beaches 1
Benches 2
Capes 3
Cliffs 5
Falls 12
Flats 1
Forests 16
Gaps 6
Islands 4
Lakes 77
Ranges 3
Rapids 1
Ridges 8
Springs 4
Streams 277
Summits 197
Swamps 16
Valleys 17
Woods 1
Cultural Features
Airports 12
Bridges 5
Buildings 189
Cemeteries 77
Churches 91
Civil 33
Crossings 3
Dams 98
Hospitals 8
Locales 88
Parks 79
Post Offices 24
Reserves 6
Reservoirs 116
Schools 111
Towers 22
Trails 17
Historical Features
Buildings 2
Forests 1
Lakes 1
Locales 8
Military (Historical) 2
Populated Places 3
Post Offices 56
Schools 18
Streams 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Massachusetts's National Historic Landmarks