Hike the Prospect Rock Trail

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The Prospect Rock Trail is a killer hike with gorgeous views at the top from Prospect Rock.

Prospect Rock Trail is located in Green Mountain National Forest, just outside of Manchester, Vermont. This trail goes past a waterfall and offers wonderful views of the surrounding forests and hills. This trail is shared by hikers, trail runners, dog walkers, and snowshoers (in the winter). The Prospect Rock hike is best done in the spring when wildflowers are blooming or in the winter to see fall foliage.  

Distance

3.1 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

1010 ft Gain

Type

Out-and-Back

Activities

Running, Snowshoeing, Hiking

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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Fun little hike!

A great little hike when short on time. Great views from the lookout make the climb worth it.

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