Vermont

Known for its verdant landscapes and incredible fall colors, Vermont also boasts incredible hiking and backpacking...as well as some of the best skiing on the East coast.

Top Adventures in Vermont

  • Hike to the Camel's Hump Summit

    You'll begin your Monroe Trail hike at approximately 1500', parking in one of three designated gravel lots along Camel's Hump Road in Duxbury. This trail is 6.8 miles round trip, and gains approximately 2583' in elevation. It is located on the e...

    6.8 miles 2600 ft gain

  • Camp on Mount St. Catherine

    Looking for the best view in all of Poultney, Vermont? Look no further than Lake St. Catherine Mountain. Located within Deane's Nature Preserve, this fast and easy hike tops as one of the best views and camping spots for the little time and energy...

  • Hike Mt. Mansfield via the Long Trail

    There are several options to reach the summit of Mount Mansfield. The Toll Road (which, appropriately, has a toll to use it), the Laura Cowles trail, the Sunset Ridge trail, Haselton Trail, the Hellbrook Trail… The most popular trail from the ea...

    4.8 miles 2800 ft gain

  • Camp at Quechee State Park

    Located on the Ottauquechee River, Quechee State Park offers camping options right beside one of Vermont's most famous gorges—Quechee Gorge. The steel bridge that passes over the 165 ft. gorge is just one of many spectacular views in this area. Q...

  • Hike to the Camel's Hump Summit via the Burrows Trail

    This adventure takes you up the Burrows Trail from the Huntington side of Camel's Hump. There are multiple trails to the summit, but this trail is the shortest. It is 2.4 miles to the summit with 2300' elevation gain.The trailhead is accessed from...

    4.8 miles 2300 ft gain

  • Hike to Vermont's Sterling Pond

    Sterling Pond trail begins across the street from a parking area on Route 108, about 3 miles south of Smugglers' Notch Resort. Keep in mind that the road is closed to vehicles once the snow falls, so if you want to hike this area in the winter, y...

    2.2 miles 965 ft gain

  • Explore Smugglers' Notch

    If you're in New England during September or early October, a drive up north into Vermont is an absolute must for prime fall foliage. I-89 brings you through the state from I-93, and is in itself a beautifully scenic drive. Stowe, Vermont is a sma...

  • Photograph Moss Glen Falls

    While enjoying some of Vermont's most beautiful fall foliage along Route 100, be sure to stop and photograph Moss Glen Falls. Located approximately 3 miles outside of Granville, Vermont, Moss Glen can be found right along the roadside, making thes...

  • Hike to Bingham Falls

    Hiking to Bingham Falls is rewarding for many reasons; people not only come to see the falls, but also to swim in the refreshing, icy cold swimming holes as well. The main falls are tucked away along the walls of a deep, rocky gorge that has been...

    0.5 miles

  • Explore Warren Falls

    Warren Falls is a popular local swimming hole just outside of Warren, VT on Route 100. You can access the falls by driving south on Route 100 from Warren (it's 3.5 miles south on the right hand side) or north from Granville on Route 100. The parki...

    0.25 miles

  • Hike the Stowe Pinnacle Trail

    Stowe Pinnacle Trail is a moderate workout with high reward. After a continual uphill climb, you will reach scenic views from the summit of the valley and Mt. Mansfield.Photo Credit: Patrick

    3.2 miles 1520 ft gain

  • Hike to Owl's Head Trail Overlook

    Starting at 1746 ft of elevation, this easy 3 mile hike (RT) pays off with a dramatic view of Lake Groton, Kettle Pond and the Green Mountains of Vermont. The trail head begins in New Discovery Park, along the dirt road to Osmore Pond. There is ...

    3 miles 200 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Cavendish, Vermont

      Ahsahka

      Covid-19 UPDATE: Please bring your own bedding/sleeping bags, pillows and towels. They will not be provided at this time. Also, I will not accept reservation requests if you do not send me a messag...

      From $100/night

    • Chelsea, Vermont

      Moonlight Meadow

      Located on an expanse of grass at the edge of deep woods this campsite offers 220 acres to explore and enjoy. Our very large pond is available for excellent swimming, kayaking or just relaxing on t...

      From $110/night

    • Chittenden, Vermont

      Chittenden Brook Campground

      Overview Chittenden Brook Campground is situated in a beautiful northern hardwoods forest, approximately seven miles from Rochester, VT. It is a small and semi-remote campground, perfect for those ...

      From $15/night

    • Corinth, Vermont

      Brook Haven

      A secluded campsite nestled in the mountains of Vermont, come enjoy the fresh air, nature, and babbling brooks that surround the site. Sit around the fire and enjoy the stars and fireflies or snug...

      From $110/night

    • Enosburg, Vermont

      Missisquoi Magic

      Come camp on the shores of the Missisquoi River. Beautiful view of Jay Peak and Enosburg Mountain. Our campsite is set in a grove at the end of a meadow. Adjacent to the Missisquoi Recreation Trai...

      From $100/night

    • Greensboro, Vermont

      Green Barns

      We welcome you to come camp out on our working farm. Bring your tent and camping gear, sit back and relax or adventure into the surrounding towns. You will find plenty to do nearby. There are lon...

      From $30/night

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