Appalachian Trail: Hoyt Road to CT 341

This scenic 11.2-miler crisscrosses the New York-Connecticut border three times and rewards hikers with numerous views of the Housatonic Valley.
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This scenic 11.2-miler crisscrosses the New York-Connecticut border three times and rewards hikers with numerous views of the Housatonic Valley.

Shelters: Ten Mile River Lean-to; sleeps 6. Mt. Algo Lean-to; sleeps 6.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 18.0

Waypoints

WPT016

Location: 41.6966667, -73.5093689

Views SE. Watch the birds soar along the ridge

WPT020

Location: 41.7212982, -73.4998322

Thayer Brook

WPT015

Location: 41.681366, -73.5231705

View S from Schaghticoke Mtn. ridge

WPT017

Location: 41.6996498, -73.5046692

Schaghticoke Mtn. Campsite

WPT009

Location: 41.6636505, -73.5148697

Caper Springs (sign on trai)

WPT014

Location: 41.6759338, -73.5145035

Road

WPT011

Location: 41.665184, -73.5096664

Ten Mile River Lean-to is situated at the edge of a field where many white-tailed deer can be spotted. Be careful walking into the high grass as ticks abound

WPT013

Location: 41.6660156, -73.507103

Bridge across Ten Mile River built high for floods; Housatonic River to the E. AT follows the river bank alongside the roaring Housatonic River

ZZZ004

Location: 41.6411171, -73.5200653

Cross Hoyt Rd. (3.3 mi. W to Wingdale, NY 12594)

WPT012

Location: 41.665451, -73.5075302

Well and pump @ Ten Mile Campground

WPT005

Location: 41.641449, -73.5198364

NY-CT state line

WPT006

Location: 41.646801, -73.5164871

CT 55

ZZZ021

Location: 41.7311516, -73.4906998

CT 341. Trail crosses straight into cow pastures before heading up to Glacier Rock (.8 mi. E to Kent, CT)

WPT002

Location: 41.7313156, -73.496666

Blue blaze to Mt. Algo Lean-to

WPT007

Location: 41.660183, -73.5156631

Blue blaze; Ten Mile Hill

WPT010

Location: 41.6653328, -73.5121841

Dirt road

WPT008

Location: 41.660984, -73.5133667

Herrick Trail

WPT018

Location: 41.7099342, -73.5014648

Stream

DSCF6182

Location: 41.7067184, -73.5016556

DSCF6128

Location: 41.6651802, -73.5096664

DSCF6174

Location: 41.699646, -73.5046692

DSCF6178

Location: 41.699646, -73.5046692

DSCF6156

Location: 41.681366, -73.5231705

DSCF6162

Location: 41.6966667, -73.5093689

DSCF6184

Location: 41.7067184, -73.5016556

DSCF6204

Location: 41.7313156, -73.496666

DSCF6206

Location: 41.7309799, -73.4953384

DSCF6131

Location: 41.6651802, -73.5096664

DSCF6173

Location: 41.699646, -73.5046692

DSCF6170

Location: 41.6966667, -73.5093689