Mount Frissell

Mount Frissell is located on the border of Massachusetts and Connecticut. It is most known to peakbaggers as the state highpoint of Connecticut. While the peak and northern part of the mountain are located within Massachusetts, the southern slope of Mount Frissell is located in Connecticut and rises to the highest elevation within that state, 2,379 ft. Bear Mountain, located 1.3 miles to the east, is the highest mountain summit in Connecticut. Mount Frissell is traversed by the Mount Frissell Trail which connects with the South Taconic Trail to the west and the Appalachian Trail to the east.

Mount Frissell SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by scott

43 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Mar 1, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Mt Frissell trail, Appalachian Trail and Red Trail.

Others who’ve claimed Mount Frissell

  • snodough
  • xpda
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • CaperClimbs
  • scatterbone
  • max

Routes Used trails & approaches

80% Mt Frissell trail

10% Appalachian Trail

10% Red Trail

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Elevation

2,454 ft / 748 m

Prominence

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Height Rank Range

Taconic Mountains

Location

Massachusetts, United States

Claimed by

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  • scott
  • snodough
  • asamartin
  • xpda
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • CaperClimbs
  • parakhi2
  • deezy456
  • SDHiker
  • oceanstateofmind
  • dvw13

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