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5 mi 9 km of trail 1 Recommended Route

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Favorite A 2.7 mile hike through a thick forest landscape ends with this amazing expanse - Rands View, with Wetauwanchu Mountain on the left, and Bear Mountain and Mount Everett in Massachusetts on the horizon.
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Rand's View Out and Back

5.4 mi 8.7 km 1,110' Up 338.19 m Up 1,107' Down 337.29 m Down

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Trails in Canaan - 2

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4.0 mi 6.4 km #1Iron Trail
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1.4 mi 2.3 km #2Stone Man Mountain Trail
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Photos of Canaan - 4

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At this point up to Rands View, continue on the AT and do not follow the blue blazed trail to an overnight shelter.
Oct 19, 2018 near Canaan, CT
A autumn view of Canaan Mountain viewed from Prospect Mountain on the AT in northwest Connecticut
Oct 19, 2018 near Canaan, CT
The AT winds through open fields on the trek up to Rands View, in Northwest Connecticut
Oct 19, 2018 near Canaan, CT
Traverse through the Lichfield Hills on the way up to Rands View.
Oct 19, 2018 near Canaan, CT