Bear Mountain (Connecticut) facts for kids
|Elevation||2323+ ft (708+ m)|
|Prominence||433 ft (132 m)|
|Location||Salisbury, Connecticut, USA|
|Topo map||USGS Ashley Falls|
|Type||Thrust fault; metamorphic rock|
|Age of rock||Ordovician|
|Easiest route||Appalachian Trail|
Bear Mountain, is a prominent peak of the southern Taconic Mountains. It is in the town of Salisbury, Connecticut, in the United States. It is the highest mountain summit in the state of Connecticut. The highest point in the state is on the south slope of Mount Frissell.
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