|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Round Mountain, Mt. Frissell, CT|
||Red Trail |
|Date of Hike:
||Tuesday, November 17, 2015|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Accessed from the North and routes 41/23. Mt Washington Rd is 0.1 miles south on route 41 after the split. Follow Mt Washington Rd for 11.5 miles to the MA / CT state line. There are small parking lots on both sides of the road. Mt Washington Rd is closed for winter and barricaded 0.1 miles south of parking. |
||Dry Trail, Leaves - Significant/Slippery |
|Water Crossing Notes:
||No water crossings |
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||The red trail is relatively easy to navigate. The November leaf cover made the faded red trail markers difficult to follow. There are no signs at parking or along the trail. |
|Lost and Found:
||Round Mountain, Mt Frissell, Mt Frissell Southern slope, NY/CT/MA tri-state marker|
Beautiful area for hiking. From the Round Mountain summit the trail can be difficult to follow as it progresses over open rocks. The faded red painted swatches are difficult to spot. Excellent views in all directions.
Plenty of hiking is available in the area including several peaks, the CT state high-point and the NY/CT/MA tri-state boundary marker.
Disclaimer: Reports are not verified - conditions may vary. Use at own risk. Always be prepared when hiking. Observe all signs. Trail conditions reports are not substitutes for weather reports or common sense.