Hike Beseck Mountain
March 30 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pmfree
Join The Rockfall Foundation for a 3.6 mile roundtrip hike to Beseck Mountain on the Mattabesett Trail in Middlefield, CT. Enjoy rocky terrain along an open ridge with expansive views over Black Pond and facing westward. Moderately difficult terrain at a fast pace, with 800 feet of elevation gain. Prior hiking experience or equivalent physical fitness recommended.
Free. Non-members welcome. No dogs, please. Bring sturdy hiking boots/shoes, snacks and water. Steady precipitation or snow cover cancels.
Trail head location: Route 147 in Middlefield, just south of the intersection with Route 66. GPS address: 429 CT-147, Middlefield, CT. Please park cars snugly so everyone fits.
Directions: From Route 66 in Middlefield, CT, turn south onto Route 147 (across from Guida’s Restaurant). Trailhead pull-off parking is almost immediately on the right. Please park cars snugly so everyone fits. (To get to Route 66 from Route 9, take exit 15 off Route 99, then follow Route 66 West for 5 miles, then turn left on Route 147 South.)
All participants on Rockfall Foundation hike outings are required to sign a standard liability waiver. If you would like to read the Liability Waiver before you choose to participate on an outing, please contact the hike leader.