Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures Guide Book

by Larry Pletcher (Updated and revised by Tom Seymour) (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Vermont 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures  by Larry Pletcher (Updated and revised by Tom Seymour)

200pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 9780762722471

Sixty of the best hiking trails across the Green Mountain State are described with maps, photos, and updated details on routes, restaurants, and accommodations. From half-day family hikes to overnight adventures, this guidebook will appeal to locals and visitors alike.

© 2008 Larry Pletcher Updated and revised by Tom Seymour/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 60.
... Preview: A half-day hike to a ridgetop pond; suitable for rainy weather. Rain, drizzle, fog—what’s a hiker supposed to do? If you’re bound and determined to tramp through the woods in spite of inclement weathe ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Middlebury, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.2
... Preview: A two-hour walk through a peaceful preserve, with overnight shelters for hikers who wish to linger. Traveling to Amity Pond through valleys stocked with black-and-white cattle and maple syrup signs, ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Woodstock, VT - Hiking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 1.3-1.5 miles
... Preview: Hiking and history merge in the southwest corner of Vermont, where the famous Bennington Battle Monument shares eminence with nearby mountains. For the best view in town, visitors ride to an observati ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Bennington, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Hidden between the Connecticut Valley and the Green Mountain National Forest, Bald Mountain and Townshend State Park quietly draw visitors to an unsung pocket of Vermont. Part of 856-acre Townshend ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Brattleboro, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.4
... Preview: A short nature walk in the northern highlands of Vermont. “Off the beaten path” acquires a whole new meaning at this 256-acre sanctuary in remote north-central Vermont. In their quest to reach the Bar ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Greensboro, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.3-0.7 mile
... Preview: A day hike to summits in the Breadloaf Wilderness with an overnight option in a cabin on an alpine lake. Boasting few superlatives, the path to Skylight Pond still ranks among the most popular trails ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Middlebury, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.8
... Preview: A two- or three-day backpack circuit through the heart of the Big Branch Wilderness; a full day for stronger hikers. Roaring brook, pristine lake, vanished town, or scenic mountainside—whatever your p ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Rutland, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 13.4
... Preview: A short walk to pristine ponds at the top of the Northeast Kingdom. Think of this hike as a nature walk without the frills. No interpretive guides, no trail signs, no route markers, no blazes, no hel ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Derby Line, VT - Fishing,Hiking - Trail Length: 4.2
... Preview: A short, energetic family hike to a backcountry peak that’s close to town. From the banks of the West River to the summit of Black Mountain, this undiscovered family hike conveys a sense of wildness ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Brattleboro, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.3
... Preview: A drive-up summit with a network of trails to an observation tower and secondary peak. A solitary peak in the Northeast Kingdom’s southern tier, Burke Mountain is a special case. While a ramshackle tr ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Burke, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.2-1.4 miles
... Preview: This is a short out-and-back hike to a nice view of Hazen’s Notch or a half-day trek to a little-known peak in remote north-central Vermont. NOTICE: A 200-acre area on Burnt Mountain has been post ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Montgomery Center, VT - Hiking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 2-4 miles
... Preview: A short walk to a coral reef on a point in Lake Champlain. Portions of the hike are barrier free. From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Vergennes, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.4
... Preview: A backpack loop to a Green Mountain ridge near the headwaters of the New Haven River. From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Middlebury, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.8-13 miles
... Preview: A short stroll over boardwalk and path through a wetland natural area. Hidden in the woods off a narrow dirt road on a hill southeast of town, Eshqua Bog is a wildflower lover’s delight. Owned and man ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Woodstock, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: A short walk through the woods and fields of a historic Vermont homestead. From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Burlington, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.75
... Preview: A brief hilltop loop overlooking the Connecticut River; also a convenient campground with a barrier-free Adirondack shelter. From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Brattleboro, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: A special path for the visually impaired; also nature trails for the entire family. From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Huntington, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.25
... Preview: This is a three-hour hike around a forest pond and a short walk to Owls Head Mountain. More than 25,000 acres of ponds, beaches, campgrounds, and trails within easy reach of the capital of Vermont ma ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Groton, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.25-3 miles
... Preview: A half-day hike to a low summit overlooking Bennington, the Vermont Valley, and the Taconic Range. From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Bennington, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.6
... Preview: A relaxing half-day family hike to a southern Green Mountain summit overlooking Haystack Pond. A simple jaunt to a modest summit, the Haystack Mountain Trail owes much to a Nordic tradition. Enscon ... From the guidebook "Hiking Vermont: 60 of Vermont’s Greatest Hiking Adventures"
Wilmington, VT - Cross-Country Skiing,Hiking - Trail Length: 4.8