Sleeping Giant Tower Trail

MODERATE 116 reviews

Sleeping Giant Tower Trail is a 3.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Hamden, Connecticut that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

3.2 miles 629 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Sleeping Giant Tower Trail is a 3 mile out and back trail located near Hamden, Connecticut that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. The Tower Trail is the most popular trail at Sleeping Giant. This 1.6 mile trail to the 739 foot summit of Mt Carmel starts at the picnic area across from Quinnipiac University. It is wide and meanders up the side of Mt Carmel ending at a 4-story stone observation tower offering excellent views of N

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Pretty easy trail to the top. Once at the top of the tower you have views in all directions. Unfortunately, there was a lot of vandalism and graffiti throughout the park and made it much less enjoyable.

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Great hike

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4 months ago

Nature trail is lovely.

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5 months ago

Awesome time!!!