University in South Hadley

Mount Holyoke College

The nation's oldest women's college, founded in 1837, graces South Hadley center. The great American landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted laid out the center of the park-like 800-acre campus and it is often lis…
State Park in South Hadley

Skinner State Park

This mountaintop park, at the summit of Mt Holyoke, peaks out at a rather modest-sounding height of 942ft. But that's high enough to earn the visitor panoramic views of the Connecticut River and its oxbow curve, the…