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Monument Mountain

Route 7, Great Barrington, MA 01230
+1 978-921-1944
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Good mountain y’all

Y’all this is a great mountain ya hear? Super hard but that’s aight. Run it every Thursday now... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
i_do_ r
via mobile
Beautiful

Easy hiking with great views. Roadside parking area can fill up fast, especially mid-day. Several... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Michael E
via mobile
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“squaw peak”(31 reviews)
“great hike”(29 reviews)
“hickey trail”(22 reviews)
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Ascend this popular peak, which once drew 19th-century literary giants, and from its summit gaze across the spectacular landscapes of the Housatonic River Valley.
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Route 7, Great Barrington, MA 01230
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+1 978-921-1944
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"easy hike"
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Y’all this is a great mountain ya hear? Super hard but that’s aight. Run it every Thursday now fight me

1  Thank i_do_ r
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Easy hiking with great views. Roadside parking area can fill up fast, especially mid-day. Several trail options for all categories of hikers.

1  Thank Michael E
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

A gem no doubt, I recommend this hike for just about everyone except those on wheelchairs. With something for everyone, there is an easy route a moderate route with a hike along the top that will get your heart pumping. It was packed on Saturday...More

1  Thank philipu2015
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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Great hike and beautiful views! Friendly for hikers of varied abilities. I would highly recommend it!

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Reviewed September 8, 2017

My husband and I (and our three dogs!) decided to do an early-morning hike here based on the most recent Trip Advisor reviews. This hike is just as those reviewers described...beautiful nature trails with wonderful summit views! This loop trail is very well-marked with brightly...More

6  Thank Ashton S
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Well-marked trails with color-coded blazes painted on tree trunks along the way. Easy to follow trails. Family friendly. Highly recommend Devils Pulpit for breathtaking views all around! As a solo female hiker I felt very safe since this popular spot has many hikers who say...More

2  Thank Bucketlist47
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

My family of 6 (kids 11, 9, 7, 3) all made it to the summit! The views were fabulous. The hike was about 3 miles round trip. It was a challenge for my youngest but he made it. $5 parking kiosk at the base. The...More

Thank joeyjojo_717
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for a short hike before lunch. We took the easiest trail. Another reviewer had commented that it isn't "easy" and I would agree that the boulders and roots that are part of this trail would make it a challenge for...More

Thank SpiralingOne
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

We took the more challenging route up and it didn't prove to be too difficult. There are several rock scrambles where the knees take a beating but otherwise fairly gentle. Once at the top there are several lookouts- first one looks over the valley but...More

Thank jleigh45
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We visit regularly. Love the hiking. Paths are well marked and signage at the bottom lets you choose your difficulty. Free parking, picnicking and pets welcome. Great family fun.

Thank BeautifulVox
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minniemeris
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Madeleine F | Reviewed this property |
No this is not good for seniors, and there are no easy trails.
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