The Best Hiking in Middlesex

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Top hiking spots in and near Middlesex

  • Westmore, Vermont

    Mount Hunger and White Rock via Middlesex Trail

    5.18 mi / 1270 ft gain
    Mount Hunger and White Rock via Middlesex Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Montpelier, Vermont.
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  • Waterbury Center, Vermont

    Hike Mt. Hunger

    5.0
    4.2 mi / 2263 ft gain
    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 alternative to the overcrowded trails of Mt Mansfield. Th...
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  • Duxbury, Vermont

    Hike to the Camel's Hump Summit

    4.8
    6.8 mi / 2600 ft gain
    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 east side of the mountain.Much of your hike will be...
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  • Montgomery, Vermont

    Burnt Rock Mountain Trail

    4.41 mi / 1375 ft gain
    Burnt Rock Mountain Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Moretown, Vermont.
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  • 862-2059 Big Basin Road, Vermont

    Hike the Burnt Rock Mountain Trail

    4.9 mi / 2132 ft gain
    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. This hike is a hidden gem, and doesn’t get as crowd...
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  • Stowe, Vermont

    Hike the Stowe Pinnacle Trail

    3.2 mi / 1520 ft gain
    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.
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  • Stowe, Vermont

    Stowe Pinnacle via Pinnacle Meadow Trail

    3.13 mi / 1467 ft gain
    Stowe Pinnacle via Pinnacle Meadow Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Stowe, Vermont.
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  • Woodstock, Vermont

    Mount Worcester

    3.89 mi / 610 ft gain
    Mount Worcester is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Worcester, Vermont.
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  • Warren, Vermont

    Burrows Trail

    4.62 mi / 1893 ft gain
    Burrows Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Huntington, Vermont.
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  • Huntington, Vermont

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

    4.0
    4.8 mi / 2300 ft gain
    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 the aptly named Camel's Hump Road out of Huntingt...
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  • Stowe, Vermont

    Adams Camp

    5.58 mi / 873 ft gain
    Adams Camp is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Stowe, Vermont.
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  • 4157 Nebraska Valley Road, Vermont

    Hike the Lake Mansfield Trail to Nebraska Notch

    3.6 mi / 803 ft gain
    The Nebraska Notch Lake Mansfield Trail is a pleasant 3.6 miles roundtrip and can be trafficked year-round (snowshoes are recommended in the winter). There are gorgeous waterfalls along the trail and amazing views from the top. The trail follows a babbling brook the whole way up. This trail allow...
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  • Stowe, Vermont

    Wiessner Woods

    1.9 mi / 259 ft gain
    Wiessner Woods is a loop trail that is good for all skill levels located near Stowe, Vermont.
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  • 681 Spruce Mountain Road, Vermont

    Hike Spruce Mountain

    4.0
    4.2 mi / 1135 ft gain
    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 colorful foliage. 
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  • Richmond, Vermont

    Audubon River Trail

    1.42 mi / 161 ft gain
    Audubon River Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Huntington, Vermont.
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  • Stowe, Vermont

    Hike to Bingham Falls

    4.0
    0.5 mi
    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 formed naturally over time. At the base of these ...
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