The Best Hiking Trails in Vermont

Most Popular Vermont Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Vermont using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Stowe (6), Groton (6), Waterbury (5), Killington (4), Windsor (3), North Hero (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Bingham FallsStowe, Vermont
2. Burrow's TrailHuntington, Vermont
3. Nebraska NotchMoscow / Stevensville, Vermont
4. Dean's TrailRichmond, Vermont
5. Stowe PinnacleStowe, Vermont
6. Monroe TrailWaterbury, Vermont
7. Emerald Lake State ParkDorset, Vermont
8. Camel's Hump State ParkDuxbury, Vermont
9. Skylight PondMiddlebury, Vermont
10. Red RocksSouth Burlington, Vermont
11. Appalachian Trail: VermontStamford, Vermont
12. Niquette Bay State ParkColchester, Vermont
13. Smugglers Notch State ParkStowe, Vermont
14. Mount Abraham and BattellLincoln, Vermont
15. Mud Pond LoopWilliston, Vermont
16. Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical ParkWoodstock, Vermont
17. Underhill State ParkUnderhill, Vermont
18. Irish HillBerlin, Vermont
19. Molly Starks BalconyStarksboro, Vermont
20. Snake MountainWeybridge, Vermont
21. Mt. Ascutney State ParkWindsor, Vermont
22. Hazen's Notch TrailsMontgomery Center, Vermont
23. Mt. Equinox/Water TowerManchester, Vermont
24. BusternutWaitsfield, Vermont
25. Harrington's ViewJonesville, Vermont
26. Moose Mountain TrailBarton, Vermont
27. Branbury State ParkSalisbury, Vermont
28. Quechee State ParkHartford, Vermont
29. Sleepy Hollow Ski And Bike CenterBurlington, Vermont
30. Saxon HillBurlington, Vermont
31. Perry HillWaterbury, Vermont
32. Haystack Mountain TrailWilmington, Vermont
33. Gore MountainNorton, Vermont
34. Monadnock MountainLemington, Vermont
35. Wilgus State ParkWeathersfield, Vermont
36. Alburg Dunes State ParkAlburgh, Vermont
37. Boulder Beach State ParkGroton, Vermont
38. Brighton State ParkBrighton, Vermont
39. Camp Plymouth State ParkPlymouth, Vermont
40. Kingsland Bay State ParkFerrisburgh, Vermont
41. Little River State ParkWaterbury, Vermont
42. Plum LineWarren, Vermont
43. Hinesburg Town ForestHinesburg, Vermont
44. Emily Proctor / Cooley Glen TrailsLincoln, Vermont
45. Canty TrailMendon, Vermont
46. Killington MtnKillington, Vermont
47. Burnt Hill TrailRipton, Vermont
48. Burton Island State ParkSt. Albans, Vermont
49. Half Moon Pond State ParkHubbardton, Vermont
50. New Discovery State ParkMarshfield, Vermont
51. Shrewsbury PeakKillington, Vermont
52. Ascutney: Brownsville TrailWindsor, Vermont
53. Overlook TrailJamaica, Vermont
54. Ascutney: Weathersfield TrailWindsor, Vermont
55. Bald Mountain: Mad Brook TrailWestmore, Vermont
56. Appalachian Trail 136: VT 11/30 to Danby-Landgrove RoadBarnumville, Vermont
57. Pico PeakRutland, Vermont
58. Appalachian Trail 134: VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington RoadBennington, Vermont
59. Appalachian Trail 137: Danby-Landgrove Road to VT 103Danby, Vermont
60. Appalachian Trail 138: VT 103 to US 4Clarendon, Vermont
61. Appalachian Trail 139: US 4 to VT 12Killington, Vermont
62. Appalachian Trail 141: VT 14 to Connecticut River (NH/VT Line)West Hartford, Vermont
63. Pine Hill ParkRutland, Vermont
64. Mendon/shrewsbury Cc Fire RoadsMendon, Vermont
65. Mount SnowWest Dover, Vermont
66. Luce TrailStowe, Vermont
67. Thetford Hill State ParkSpringfield, Vermont
68. Waterbury Center State ParkWaterbury, Vermont
69. Woodford State ParkBennington, Vermont
70. Allis State ParkBrookfield, Vermont
71. Big Deer State ParkGroton, Vermont
72. Bomoseen State ParkCastleton, Vermont
73. Button Bay State ParkFerrisburgh, Vermont
74. Coolidge State ParkPlymouth, Vermont
75. Fort Dummer State ParkBrattleboro, Vermont
76. Gifford Woods State ParkKillington, Vermont
77. Grand Isle State ParkGrand Isle, Vermont
78. Kettle Pond State ParkGroton, Vermont
79. Knight Island State ParkNorth Hero, Vermont
80. Knight Point State ParkNorth Hero, Vermont
81. Lake Shaftsbury State ParkShaftsbury, Vermont
82. Lake St. Catherine State ParkPoultney, Vermont
83. Lowell Lake State ParkLondonderry, Vermont
84. Maidstone State ParkMaidstone, Vermont
85. Molly Stark State ParkWilmington, Vermont
86. Ricker Pond State ParkGroton, Vermont
87. Seyon Lodge State ParkGroton, Vermont
88. Stillwater State ParkGroton, Vermont
89. Sweet Pond State ParkGuilford, Vermont
90. Townshend State ParkTownshend, Vermont
91. Ball Mountain LakeJamaica, Vermont
92. North Springfield LakeSpringfield, Vermont
93. North Hartland LakeWhite River Junction, Vermont
94. Green Mountain TrailsPittsfield, Vermont
95. Blueberry Lake TrailsWarren, Vermont
96. Kingdom TrailsEast Burke, Vermont
97. Fairfax FallsFairfax, Vermont
98. Hunger Mountain: Waterbury TrailWaterbury, Vermont
99. Cotton BrookStowe, Vermont
100. Sterling PondStowe, Vermont