Top Adventures in Groton

  • Hike Spruce Mountain

    Just outside of Plainfield, Vermont, the hike up Spruce Mountain offers stunning views of the surrounding forest and hilly landscape. The trail is used year-round, but is best used in the spring during the wild flower blooms or in the fall to see ...

    4.2 miles 1135 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

  • Hike Mt. Hunger

    Mt Hunger stands at 3540 ft and face Vermont's tallest mountain, Mt Mansfield. At 45 min drive from Burlington, this is a challenging out and back hike.  The views it offers and the waterfalls you will find along the path, makes it a good alternat...

    4.2 miles 2263 ft gain

  • 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.

    3.2 miles 1520 ft gain

  • Photograph Lupines in Sugar Hill

    Every year, more or less around the second week of June, the village of Sugar Hill boasts a magnificent show of lupines. There are several concentrations of lupines in fields along the road, but the highlight of a visit to Sugar Hill is the small ...

  • Hike to Elmore Mountain Fire Tower

    If hiking in off season when the park is closed, begin from the lower parking lot or the "day use area". If hiking while the park is open you can drive to the upper parking lot (subtract about 1.4 miles from total distance)Beginning from the lower...

    5.6 miles 1485 ft gain

  • Hike the Mt. Moosilauke Glencliff Trail

    To get to the trailhead, take the 25N, turn right onto High Street and continue along this road until it comes to an end. The Mt Moosiulauke Glencliff Trail takes you through seven miles of forest and mountain scenery. The trail features impressiv...

    7.1 miles 2454 ft gain

  • Hike Mount Moosilauke via Beaver Brook Trail

    The trailhead is located along Lost River Road.  There is a $5.00 day use parking pass required.   The trail starts off on the Beaver Brook Trail (also the Appalachian Trail).  The trail consists of cascades of rocks, wood-block steps and metal ru...

    7.6 miles 3150 ft gain

  • Hike Mount Moosilauke via Gorge Brook Trail

    Mount Moosilauke is a 4000 footer located in the White Mountain Range of New Hampshire. The summit peaks at 4,802 feet with a prominence of 2,933 feet.If you're new to exploring the White Mountain range this will definitely be a great introduction...

    7.4 miles 2400 ft gain

  • 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

  • Hike Artists Bluff

    Starting from the Bald Mountain trailhead, the Artists Bluff trail takes you up a short but steep 1.5 mile path to a beautiful rocky overlook of Franconia Notch State Park. This is the perfect hike to find incredible views of the park and some ama...

    1.5 miles

  • Hike the Burnt Rock Mountain Trail

    The Burnt Rock Mountain Trail is a 4.9 miles hike just outside of Moretown, Vermont. Dogs are allowed on this trail, but must be kept on leash. The trail turns into a bit of a scramble near the top, so be prepared to experience some fun terrain. T...

    4.9 miles 2132 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • 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

    • 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

    • Vershire, Vermont

      On Golden Pond

      Picturesque setting on a small pond and a brook for fishing. A bit off the beaten (paved) path, yet five miles to the closest store.We have local hiking: The Cross-Rivendell and Appalachian Trails...

      From $75/night

    • Lisbon, New Hampshire

      Littleton / Franconia Notch KOA

    • Waterbury, Vermont

      Rachel Lane Getaway

      Serene, mountain-view tent site located on 10 private acres with pond and hiking trails. Feel as though you are miles away from society on a private road, yet 5 minutes to all Waterbury has to off...

      From $99/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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