Ascent of Mount Frissell-South Slope on 2011-11-25
|Date:||Friday, November 25, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Mount Frissell-South Slope|
| Elevation:||2372 ft / 722 m|
Ascent Trip Report5 of 50. This was an easy 35 minute hike. I didn't arrive until it was dark but from what I could tell the trail was probably pretty with a few views along the way. Made it to the high point sign and sat beneath the stars for a bit. I don't believe you can camp in the area (could be wrong) but the stars would be amazing to sleep beneath up there. Side note - you can access the trailhead from either Connecticut or Massachusetts as Washington Rd connects the two states but there is a giant blockade placed over the road right at the state line. The trailhead starts on the Connecticut side and is pretty easily located by a gate with a sign that reads Bear Mt.
|Summary Total Data|
| Distance:||3 mi / 4.8 km|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Time Up:||35 Minutes|
| Time Down:||35 Minutes|
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