Camping under the tall pines on the riverbank at Housatonic Meadows evokes a genuine back-to-nature feeling. The clear, cold river water also provides a fine opportunity for fly fishermen to test their skills on trout and bass.
Once you cross rocks over water, Either way to go is great. We took up the R side. More strenuous, but pace yourself, hydrate, it's worth the trip to the top!. Make sure when your coming down the mt. to head back, pay close attention, when ya come to a split, veer L. LOOK UP ON THE TREE, A SIGN PUTS YA IN THE RIGHY DIRECTION.... (The spilt that goes R, white marks, is N. Appalachian Trail). Keep following blue-white marks. Once you head over the mountain. You see two white marks and two blue marks. At that point keep L. Back on Blue Trail. (Don't go straight that's S Appalachian Trail) Not a hard trail to follow just pay attention. ENJOY