Emerging into an open meadow with a great view of our next goal, 2980 foot East Gray Hill looming to the north.
Once you have gained the main ridgeline, it is a fairly easy hike along the old woods road. It is a long, mile or so along the ridge heading north then west to the summit.
We were both thoroughly impressed with the Relay State Forest, with its single track road and mountainous terrain. Here's a view west towards the Warren range.