Prospect Overlook via Appalachian Trail

HARD 9 reviews

Prospect Overlook via Appalachian Trail is a 3.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near North Adams, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,482 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

Steep climb on the AT to rock ledge overlooking Williamstown, MA.

10 months ago

Great trail and great overlook! The trail from start of the main road to the overlook is 2.4 miles.

hiking
Monday, April 20, 2015

Nice and well maintained trail with good elevation gain, good view but nothing really special.

hiking
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

The overlook from Mt. Prospect is beautiful and well worth the hike. The trail is also beautiful and well-maintained.

hiking
11 months ago

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

hiking
Saturday, December 05, 2015

hiking
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

hiking
Thursday, September 06, 2012