Appalachian Trail from Jug End to Bear Mountain is a 10.9 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Great Barrington, Massachusetts that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
This AT segment is a 10 mile point-to-point trail located near Great Barrington, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting. The trail is only recommended for very experienced outdoorsmen and primarily used for hiking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Certainly a demanding stretch, but well worth the effort. Such a beautiful hike with quite a few flat(ish) sections, but equally matched with steep and dramatic climbs.
hard, amazing view
This stretch of trail, from Jug End to the top of Bear Mountain, is not for amateurs.....but the views are amazing.