Bare Mountain (Massachusetts)

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Alternate spelling: should not be confused with Bear Mountain.
Bare Mountain
Bare Mountain - Mount Holyoke Range.jpg
View from the summit of Bare Mountain
Elevation 1,014 ft (309 m)
Location
Location Amherst and South Hadley, Massachusetts.
Range Holyoke Range / Metacomet Ridge
Coordinates 42°18′13.31″N 72°31′52.88″W / 42.3036972°N 72.5313556°W / 42.3036972; -72.5313556Coordinates: 42°18′13.31″N 72°31′52.88″W / 42.3036972°N 72.5313556°W / 42.3036972; -72.5313556
Geology
Type Fault-block; igneous
Age of rock 200 Ma
Climbing
Easiest route Metacomet-Monadnock Trail

Bare Mountain is a prominent peak of the Holyoke Range in the Connecticut River Valley of Massachusetts. It is 1,014 feet (309 m) above sea level. It is part of the greater Metacomet Ridge that goes from Long Island Sound almost to the Vermont border.

Bare Mountain is in the towns of Amherst and South Hadley, Massachusetts.

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