Appalachian Trail: Pittsfield Road to Gulf Road

Go from wooded ravines to marshy bogs to a blueberry-speckled trail on this mellow 10.5-mile segment.
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Go from wooded ravines to marshy bogs to a blueberry-speckled trail on this mellow 10.5-mile segment.

Shelters: Kay Wood Lean-to; sleeps 10.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 16.8

Waypoints

WPT022

Location: 42.4740180969238, -73.1593856811524

AT bears R onto High St. (NW), leaving Main St./MA 8/MA 9. Follow High St. until you reach trailhead parking on R

ZZZ013

Location: 42.3769989013672, -73.1508865356445

Pittsfield Rd./Washington Mtn. Rd.

WPT008

Location: 42.4739646911621, -73.1563873291016

Turn W onto Main St. @ corner of Depot St. and Main St. (near the hydroelectric plant)

WPT018

Location: 42.4499320983887, -73.1660995483398

Power lines

WPT021

Location: 42.4688682556152, -73.1596527099609

CSX Railroad. AT continues across Housatonic St., following Depot St. At the end of Depot St., blazes will indicate a L turn onto Main St./MA 8/MA 9 (corner with the hydroelectric plant)

WPT020

Location: 42.4531784057617, -73.1637496948242

Trail to Kay Wood Lean-to

ZZZ024

Location: 42.4824333190918, -73.1789855957031

AT leaves High St. into forest; parking; trailhead

WPT019

Location: 42.4522514343262, -73.1615676879883

Kay Wood Lean-to

WPT015

Location: 42.4091835021973, -73.1498336791992

Blotz Rd.

WPT020

Location: 42.4563674926758, -73.1617279052734

Grange Hall Rd.

WPT017

Location: 42.4174346923828, -73.1521530151367

Warner Mtn. Views N; Greylock foothills in distance. Snakes are plentiful in this area.

DSCF6599

Location: 42.4175186157227, -73.152099609375

DSCF6602

Location: 42.4497489929199, -73.165885925293

DSCF6584

Location: 42.4175186157227, -73.152099609375