Summit observation tower and cairn around 1920Centennial Celebration, September 25, 2010

The Advisory Board of Jacob's Ladder Trail is proud to announce the 100th anninversary of the opening of Jacob's Ladder Trail. A celebration will be held at the cairn on the Summit (the intersection of US Route 20 and Fred Snow Road in Becket, MA), on September 25, 2010 from noon to 4:00 pm.

Join the celebration

The celebration is free to all. We plan to have music, food, and good cheer. We've invited antique car owners to display automobiles from the 100 year span of the Trail. There will be shelter in case of inclement weather. The celebration begins at 12:00 noon. Space is limited, so arrive early.

Early motorist on Jacob's Ladder TrailSign up to display your antique car

If you own an antique car, please consider displaying it at the centennial celebration. Cars from any era of the 100 year history of the Trail are welcome, but we are especially looking for cars from the earliest days of the Trail - the first two or three decades of the 1900's. Space is limited, so pre-registration is advisable to reserve a spot for your car.

You can pre-register by downloading this form, filling it out, and submitting it one of three ways outlined on the form. Or, if you prefer, you can call (413) 667-5230 and leave a message.

Greenwater Pond, West BecketLook for your copy of the commemorative book

In commemoration of the centennial of Jacob's Ladder Trail, the Advisory Board is publishing a souvenir book. The book will be approximately 8½" x 11", printed in color on high-quality glossy paper.

Copies will be available from our sponsors around the end of August, or at the celebration.