Roxbury — Woodchuck Lodge, the summer home of celebrated naturalist John Burroughs, will be open for tours all three days of Labor Day Weekend.
The lodge, located at 1633 Burroughs Memorial Road will be open for free tours from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. September 1, 2 and 3. Follow signs from Route 30 to Hardscrabble Road, just north of the hamlet of Roxbury.
The 1862 farmhouse was built by Burroughs’ brother, Curtis on the east end of the family homestead farm. It was the summer home of the famed nature writer from 1910 to 1920.