Castle Craig, located on East Peak in the Hanging Hills, is constructed of trap rock and is 32 feet (10 m) in height and has a base 58 feet (18 m) in circumference . A metal interior stairway is used to ascend the observation deck on top. It stands 976 feet (297 m) above sea level and provides an expansive view of the greater Meriden, Connecticut area.
Moon over Castle Craig, Meriden, Connecticut. Castle Craig Tower is a stone observation tower atop East Peak in Meriden. The tower, dedicated on October 29, 1900, and given to the people of Meriden by Walter Hubbard, is part of the 1,800-acre Hubbard Park named after Hubbard.