Appalachian Trail: Notch Road to VT 9

Earmark a long weekend for this 20.9-miler that connects Massachusetts to Vermont. Highlights include: sweet lookout views and a walk on The Long Trail--the country's first long--distance trail.
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Earmark a long weekend for this 20.9-miler that connects Massachusetts to Vermont. Highlights include: sweet lookout views and a walk on The Long Trail--the country's first long--distance trail.

Shelters: Wilbur Clearing Lean-to, sleeps 8. Seth Warner Shelter; sleeps 8. Congdon Shelter; sleeps 8.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 33.1

Waypoints

WPT020

Location: 42.6874504089356, -73.1600036621094

Pattison Rd.

WPT004

Location: 42.7842674255371, -73.1235809326172

Ed's Spring

WPT002

Location: 42.8501663208008, -73.1185836791992

Dirt road

WPT017

Location: 42.8407173156738, -73.1129150390625

Doubletrack

WPT006

Location: 42.7175674438477, -73.1518173217774

Sherman Brook Campsite

WPT008

Location: 42.7250823974609, -73.1558990478516

Bad weather bypass trail to the W

WPT003

Location: 42.8540840148926, -73.1275024414062

Doubletrack

WPT004

Location: 42.8585014343262, -73.1302337646484

Doubletrack

WPT005

Location: 42.8641166687012, -73.1309356689453

Doubletrack

WPT010

Location: 42.7261848449707, -73.1585464477539

Bad weather bypass trail to the W rejoins the AT

WPT009

Location: 42.801082611084, -73.1175994873047

Swamp to the E

WPT002

Location: 42.6997985839844, -73.1560363769531

North Adams, MA. Cross MA 2, then a footbridge. Follow the white blazes E on Massachusetts Ave. for .15 mi. before turning W (L) up the mountain along Sherman Brook

WPT030

Location: 42.6709327697754, -73.1688003540039

Bernard Farm Trail to parking; trail to lean-to

WPT006

Location: 42.871150970459, -73.1324691772461

Harmon Hill

WPT013

Location: 42.7293167114258, -73.1596832275391

Blue-blazed '98 Trail

WPT018

Location: 42.6725997924805, -73.1739501953125

Mt. Prospect Trail; great views N

ZZZ029

Location: 42.6708679199219, -73.1675796508789

Cross Notch Rd. (head S to access parking area)

WPT007

Location: 42.7196655273438, -73.1517181396484

Side trail to Sherman Brook Campsite

WPT003

Location: 42.7022323608398, -73.1522827148438

AT re-enters woods

WPT011

Location: 42.7272987365723, -73.1609649658203

Pine Cobble Trail to the W

WPT002

Location: 42.7740173339844, -73.1331329345703

Powerline

WPT005

Location: 42.7871513366699, -73.1221008300781

View to the WSW

WPT004

Location: 42.704948425293, -73.1507034301758

Power line

WPT001

Location: 42.7720413208008, -73.1369247436524

Seth Warner Lean-to

WPT021

Location: 42.6934013366699, -73.1572341918945

AT follows Phelps Ave., heading N

WPT014

Location: 42.7440490722656, -73.1557998657226

VT-MA state line. Long Trail southern terminus

WPT014

Location: 42.833667755127, -73.1238861083984

Stream from swamp

WPT031

Location: 42.6679344177246, -73.1701202392578

Wilbur Clearing Lean-to: This shelter may be difficult to find. When you reach a sign indicating the direction of the shelter, turn R and head 100 ft. downhill. Shelter is to the L of privy

WPT012

Location: 42.8276176452637, -73.1238861083984

Gravel road

WPT003

Location: 42.7748832702637, -73.1331481933594

County road

WPT017

Location: 42.6696815490723, -73.1715698242188

Money Brook Trail to Wilbur Clearing Lean-to

WPT013

Location: 42.828483581543, -73.1244354248047

Stream

WPT005

Location: 42.7172164916992, -73.1505813598633

Pete's Spring

WPT010

Location: 42.8065185546875, -73.1165313720703

Stream

WPT015

Location: 42.7690200805664, -73.137077331543

Gravel road

DSCF6821

Location: 42.7007675170898, -73.1554336547852

DSCF6855

Location: 42.8016815185547, -73.1174697875976

DSCF6870

Location: 42.8843994140625, -73.1154861450195

DSCF6816

Location: 42.672550201416, -73.1738815307617