Weary Appalachian Trail travelers are about two months from bedding down for the night at a town-sanctioned site.

By May 1, weather permitting, the Cheshire Appalachian Trail Committee and town officials plan to have converted unused municipal space just off the trail into a tent-only camping area for hikers needing an overnight rest stop.

 

The town also will provide on-site potable water, electricity for charging cellphones, and portable toilets.

Read all the details at  The Berkshire Eagle.com