Haystack Mountain (Connecticut)
|Haystack Mountain State Park|
|Connecticut state park|
|Elevation||1,663 ft (507 m) |
|Management||Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection|
The 34-foot-tall (10 m) Haystack Mountain Tower, built in 1929 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, sits upon it. The tower provides a view over the town of Norfolk and the neighboring town of Canaan.
Common forms of wildlife found on the mountain include raccoons, bears, deer, coyotes, opossums, skunks and foxes. The dominant plant life include mountain laurel (the state plant), pine trees and maples.
- Haystack Mountain State Park Connecticut DEEP
- The Geology of Haystack Mountain State Park Connecticut DEEP
|This Connecticut state location article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|