Mt. Greylock Featured In Harry Potter Offshoot
The Berkshires are now a part of the fictional world of Harry Potter thanks to author J.K. Rowling.The well-known author of the wizarding world on Tuesday released the second story in a series titled Magic in North America with a video on Pottermore.com.“High atop Mount Greylock, hidden by forests, cloud and spell stands one of the greatest secrets of the magical world - Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry,” details the video.
At 3,491 feet, Mt. Greylock is the highest point in Massachusetts. Writers Nathaniel Hawthorne and Herman Melville also drew inspiration from the peak.