The City of Amherst, MA
Amherst is a small town in the state of Massachusetts. The largest nearby city to Amherst is Springfield, approximately 16 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Amherst, including Bertucci's Brick Oven Pizzeria, Arigato Japanese Restaurant, Amherst Brewing CO, Kelly's Restaurant and Black Sheep Deli & Bakery. For a larger selection of Amherst restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Amherst Golf Courses, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Mead Art Museum, Emily Dickinson Museum, Amherst College Museum of Natural History, Mullins Center - University of Massachusetts Amherst and Cherry Hill Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Amherst please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Amherst:
- Hartford Bradley Intl. Airport (BDL)
- Springfield Westover Metropolitan Airport (CEF)
- Westfield Barnes Municipal Airport (BAF)
Amherst, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Amherst experiences an average high temperature of 38 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 18 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.62 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Amherst with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 36 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Amherst to receive an average of 3.41 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.04 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -30 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Amherst should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 36.
Amherst, Massachusetts Attractions
1Agawam Municipal Golf Course - Feeding Hills,
The Agawam Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Hampden County Massachusetts. Built in 1944, this Feeding Hills course designed by Richard Leao is open apr 1 to nov 30. For tee time information call the pro shop at 413-786-2194. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 128 S. Wick St, Feeding Hills, MA 1030
2Airways Golf Course & Country Club - , West Suffield,
The Airways Golf Course & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Hartford County Connecticut. Built in 1977, this West Suffield course designed by Geoffrey Cornish is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1070 S Grand St, West Suffield, CT 6093
3Amherst College Museum of Natural History - Amherst,
The Amherst College Museum of Natural History is associated with and on the campus of Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts. It showcases fossils and minerals collected locally and abroad, many by past and present students and professors. It is located in the Earth Sciences and Natural History building, completed in 2006. It is a member of Museums10.
4Basketball Hall of Fame - Springfield,
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, located in Springfield, Massachusetts, honors exceptional basketball players, coaches, referees, executives, and other major contributors to the game.
5Bay Path Golf Course - East Brookfield,
The Bay Path Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Worcester County Massachusetts. Built in 2003, this East Brookfield course is open apr 1 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 508-867-8161. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 193 N Brookfield Rd, East Brookfield, MA 1515
6Beaver Brook Golf Club - Haydenville,
The Beaver Brook Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Hampshire County Massachusetts. Built in 1960, this Haydenville course is open apr 15 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 413-268-7229. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 101 Main St, Haydenville, MA 1039
7Bedrock Golf Club - Rutland,
The Bedrock Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Worcester County Massachusetts. Built in 1991, this Rutland course designed by Bill Greene & Joe Carr is open mar 15 to nov 15. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 508-886-0202. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 87 Barre-Paxton Rd, Rutland, MA 1543
8Berkshire East Ski Resort - Charlemont,
Berkshire East Ski Resort is a medium sized alpine ski area located on Mount Institute in Charlemont and Hawley, Massachusetts.
9Bisbee Mill - Chesterfield,
Bisbee Mill is a historic mill at 66 East Street in Chesterfield, Massachusetts.
10Blandford Ski Area - Blandford,
Blandford Ski Area is a ski area located in Blandford, Massachusetts and is operated by the Springfield Ski Club. Blandford Ski Area has been owned by the Springfield Ski Club since 1936. This is the oldest, continuously operating club-owned ski area in North America. It has 23 trails served by 3 double chairlifts, a surface tow, and a magic carpet lift. The mountain has 80% snow-making, 11 night skiing trails, and two terrain parks.
Amherst, Massachusetts Hotels
5Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Amherst-hadley, Ma
400 Russell St
Hadley, MA 01035
Amherst, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Amherst Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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