Best Mountain Biking in Vermont

This list represents the most popular mountain biking in Vermont. Use this list to plan your next Vermont mountain biking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Harriman Reservoir

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    Wilmington, VT

    This ride's general location is Wilmington. Scenery is wooded with occasional glimpses of Harriman Reservoir. The mellow, flat, wide railroad bed provides an excellent route for families and ...
    •  15.5 miles
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    This ride's general location is Wilmington. Scenery is wooded with occasional glimpses of Harriman Reservoir. The mellow, ...

  • #2 Ball Mountain Dam

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    Rawsonville, VT

    This ride's general location is Rawsonville. Scenery includes great views of the West River. A short section of this ride parallels the West River just north of Ball Mountain Dam. The West River ...
    •  15 miles
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    This ride's general location is Rawsonville. Scenery includes great views of the West River. A short section of this ride ...

  • #3 Snake Mountain

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    Middlebury, VT

    This ride's general location is Addison, 6 miles west of Middlebury. Scenery includes great views of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains. Expert riders will love this workout. Snake ...
    •  13 miles
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    This ride's general location is Addison, 6 miles west of Middlebury. Scenery includes great views of Lake Champlain and the ...

  • #4 Huntington Gorge

    1 Reviews

    Jonesville, VT

    This ride's general location is Jonesville and Huntington Scenery includes the spectacular Huntington Gorge. A good ride for novices who want a little longer ride with not much traffic. Geography ...
    •  14 miles
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    This ride's general location is Jonesville and Huntington Scenery includes the spectacular Huntington Gorge. A good ride ...

  • #5 Mount Mansfield

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    Stowe, VT

    This ride's general location is Nebraska Valley, 4 miles northwest of Stowe. Scenery includes deeply wooded trails, views of Mount Mansfield, and a cruise on the scenic Mountain Road. The first ...
    •  19 miles
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    This ride's general location is Nebraska Valley, 4 miles northwest of Stowe. Scenery includes deeply wooded trails, views ...

  • #6 Chittenden Reservoir

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    Rutland, VT

    This ride's general location is Chittenden Reservoir, north of Rutland. Scenery is mostly wooded, with views of Chittenden Reservoir and Pico Peak at the beginning and end of the ride. This ...
    •  10.5 miles
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    This ride's general location is Chittenden Reservoir, north of Rutland. Scenery is mostly wooded, with views of Chittenden ...

  • #7 Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail

    1 Reviews

    Saint Albans, VT

    This ride's general location is Saint Albans. Scenery includes open vistas, rural landscapes, farmland. This is an excellent place for families and beginners. This ride makes use of the improved ...
    •  18 miles
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    This ride's general location is Saint Albans. Scenery includes open vistas, rural landscapes, farmland. This is an excellent ...

  • #8 Outdoor Experience at Catamount

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    Williston, VT

    This ride's general location is Williston. Scenery is both wooded and open meadows, good views of Mount Mansfield and Camel's Hump, Vermont's two highest peaks. The Outdoor Experience is open ...
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    This ride's general location is Williston. Scenery is both wooded and open meadows, good views of Mount Mansfield and Camel's ...

  • #9 Delaware and Hudson Rail-Trail (South)

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    West Pawlet, VT

    A lightly wooded trail through cornfields and meadows of wild-flowers. Surface: Original ballast, ranging from hard-packed cinder to gravel. Location: Rutland and Bennington Counties.
    •  10.6 miles
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    A lightly wooded trail through cornfields and meadows of wild-flowers. Surface: Original ballast, ranging from hard-packed ...

  • #10 Central Vermont Rail-Trail

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    Saint Albans, VT

    You’ll need a sense of adventure to get the most from this trail, which is not yet fully developed. The stunning Vermont scenery, however, may lure people to the trail despite its rough surface. ...
    •  27 miles
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    You’ll need a sense of adventure to get the most from this trail, which is not yet fully developed. The stunning Vermont ...

  • #11 Montpelier and Wells River Rail-Trail

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    Montpelier, VT

    The Montpelier and Wells River Rail-Trail offers panoramic views of the Vermont mountains and is quite spectacular. But it may take some effort as the trail is at its best once you have traveled ...
    •  14.5 miles
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    The Montpelier and Wells River Rail-Trail offers panoramic views of the Vermont mountains and is quite spectacular. But it ...

  • #12 Fred Mold Memorial Ride

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    East Burke, VT

    Scenery includes real knock-out views of many mountain ranges throughout the ride; Victoria Bog is vast, open, and truely remote, and views of classic rural farmland are the final touches at ...
    •  40 miles
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    Scenery includes real knock-out views of many mountain ranges throughout the ride; Victoria Bog is vast, open, and truely ...

  • #13 Indian Ruins

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    Putney, VT

    This ride's general location is Putney and the countryside to the west. Scenery includes rural homes and wooded trails. This ride begins exactly like the "Windmill Hill" ride but at the 9-mile ...
    •  15 miles
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    This ride's general location is Putney and the countryside to the west. Scenery includes rural homes and wooded trails. This ...

  • #14 Shelburne Farms

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    Shelburne, VT

    This ride's general location is Shelburne Bay. Scenery includes wide, open meadows with beautiful views of Camel's Hump, Mount Mansfield, and Lake Champlain. This is a great place to spend a ...
    •  9 miles
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    This ride's general location is Shelburne Bay. Scenery includes wide, open meadows with beautiful views of Camel's Hump, ...

  • #15 Heartwellville (Black Bear Run)

    1 Reviews

    Heartwellville, VT

    This ride is located in Heartwellville. This loop might not seem long in distance, but it takes more time than you expect. Several sections are quite challenging. Expert riders will most likely ...
    •  10.8 miles
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    This ride is located in Heartwellville. This loop might not seem long in distance, but it takes more time than you expect. ...

  • #16 Cotton Brook

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    Moscow, VT

    This ride's general location is near Moscow on the Waterbury Reservoir. Scenery is densely wooded with 6 stream crossings on the climb. This is the only trail in the state forest open to mountain ...
    •  11 miles
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    This ride's general location is near Moscow on the Waterbury Reservoir. Scenery is densely wooded with 6 stream crossings ...

  • #17 Grafton Ponds' Daisy Turner Loop

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    Grafton, VT

    This ride's general location is Grafton. Scenery makes this a spectacular woods ride. This is a good ride for advanced novices making the leap to a fun, technical ride. The terrain at Grafton ...
    •  8.5 miles
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    This ride's general location is Grafton. Scenery makes this a spectacular woods ride. This is a good ride for advanced novices ...

  • #18 Somerset Reservoir

    1 Reviews

    Somerset, VT

    This ride in located at the Somerset Reservoir. Somerset Reservoir is a substantial body of water, just shy of 1,600 acres in size, located in the southern half of the Green Mountain National ...
    •  7.2 miles
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    This ride in located at the Somerset Reservoir. Somerset Reservoir is a substantial body of water, just shy of 1,600 acres ...

  • #19 Nebraska Valley

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    Stowe, VT

    This ride's general location is 4 miles northwest of Stowe. Scenery includes beautiful views of Lake Mansfield and Nebraska Notch at the turnaround. This is a delightful ride for beginners and ...
    •  8 miles
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    This ride's general location is 4 miles northwest of Stowe. Scenery includes beautiful views of Lake Mansfield and Nebraska ...

  • #20 Alburg Recreational Rail-Trail

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    Alburg, VT

    A short but superb trail nestled in the remote, lake-filled region of northwestern Vermont—just a few miles from the Canadian border. Several wildlife refuges are nearby. While the trail ...
    •  3.5 miles
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    A short but superb trail nestled in the remote, lake-filled region of northwestern Vermont—just a few miles from the Canadian ...