Appalachian Trail

United States of America Property, Connecticut 06334

Elevation Gain7,720ft
Trailhead Elevation950ft
Elevation Min/Max327/1280ft
Elevation Start/End950/950ft

Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail is a hiking trail in Connecticut and New York. It is within Pawling Nature Reserve, Town of Pawling Property, NYS and/or United States of America Property, Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park, Depot Hill Multiple Use Area, and United States of America Property. It is 54.5 miles long and begins at 950 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 25.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 7,720 feet. Near the trailhead there is a parking. The Stewart Hollow Brook Lean-to, Telephone Pioneers Shelter, Morgan Stewart Memorial Shelter, Mt. Algo Lean-to, Wiley Shelter, and RPH Shelter shelters, Cats Rock and other viewpoints, Tenmile Hill (elevation 991 feet), Mount Algo (elevation 1,138 feet), and Shenandoah Mountain (elevation 1,096 feet), and the Appalachian Trail parking can be seen along the trail. There are also springs and restrooms along the trail. This trail connects with the following: Snowshoe Trail, Blue Trail, Yellow Trail, Red Trail, Appalachian Trail and Benedict Pond Loop Trail.

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beautiful, scenic route, but very strenous in places so not for the beginner. Also, take plenty of drinking water as this is not available on the trail - when we went even the streams were dried up so even a water filter wouln't have helped...

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Trail Information

United States of America Property
Nearby City
NYS and/or United States of America Property
ATC, P.O. Box 807, 799 Washington Street, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425-0807; (304) 535-6331;
Local Contacts
Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC), Appalachian Trail maps (available at traditional and online bookstores or from the ATC online store:
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Dec 2018