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Appalachian Trail: West Cornwall Road to US 7

Ready your camera. This 7.3-miler serves up five-star views of countless peaks: Bear Mountain, Mount Everett, Kaaterskill High Peak and the Catskills, to name a few.

Rating

Shelters: Pine Swamp Brook Lean-to; sleeps 6.

To Trailhead

Start: From West Cornwall, CT, head west on CT 128. Make a slight right onto US 7, and immediately make a left onto W Cornwall Rd. Continue 2.1 mi. to trailhead. End: From Canaan, CT head northeast on US 44. Turn right onto US 7 and continue 7.6 mi. to trailhead.

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