Trail Run Project Logo

black Coon Hollow Path

Trail

1.1 mile 1.7 kilometer point to point
83% Runnable
Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 436' 133 m
Descent: -8' -3 m
High: 600' 183 m
Low: 173' 53 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (4°)
Max Grade: 24% (13°)

Dogs

Unknown
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Ron Birk

An alternate way to the Blue Hill observation tower.

Ron Birk

Features Views

Runner Notes

Gravel with rock, some larger.

Description

The trail starts at Hill Side St. near Houghton's Pond. The trail is wide with gravel and goes gently uphill. After crossing some smaller trails, it crosses over Skyline Trail South. Shortly after it reaches another junction where it now follows green markers for awhile.

The trail slowly gets steeper and with more rocks. At the next junction, it turns right by a small pond and crosses the Skyline Trail and leaves the green markers. Now the trail gets steeper and even rockier and has some stone steps. At the next junction, it turns left and follows red markers to the end. Where you'll find the summit of the Great Blue Hill and its observation tower.

Contacts

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 1 vote

#9513

Overall
  4.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
100%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#88

in Massachusetts

#9,513

Overall
31 Views Last Month
752 Since Jun 27, 2015
Difficult Difficult

0%
0%
50%
0%
0%
50%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running