Mount PhiloTrail

Charlotte, Vermont 5445

Mount PhiloTrail

Mount PhiloTrail Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"Mount Philo is the centerpiece of Mount Philo State Park, Vermont’s oldest state park. It was established in 1924 when Frances Humphreys gave 150 acres to the state. The hiking trails were added much later, in 1996,by the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps.

Mount Philo is a midget by normal mountain standards, but it towers over the middle of the Lake Champlain Valley, offering exceptional views of the lake and the Adirondacks beyond. The hike gets an “easy” rating because it is short and low, but it is not wimpy."

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Trail Information

Charlotte
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
2
Distance
650 feet
Elevation Gain
Loop/Lollipop
Trail Type
Easy
Skill Level
2 hours
Duration
Best spring through fall
Season
Vermont Agency of Natural Resources; Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation
Local Contacts
USGS Mount Philo
Local Maps

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