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. Branbury State ParkSalisbury, Vermont
27. Quechee State ParkHartford, Vermont
28. Sleepy Hollow Ski And Bike CenterBurlington, Vermont
29. Saxon HillBurlington, Vermont
30. Perry HillWaterbury, Vermont
31. Haystack Mountain TrailWilmington, Vermont
32. Gore MountainNorton, Vermont
33. Monadnock MountainLemington, Vermont
34. Moose Mountain TrailBarton, 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. Shrewsbury PeakKillington, Vermont
51. Ascutney: Brownsville TrailWindsor, Vermont
52. Overlook TrailJamaica, Vermont
53. Ascutney: Weathersfield TrailWindsor, Vermont
54. Bald Mountain: Mad Brook TrailWestmore, Vermont
55. Appalachian Trail 136: VT 11/30 to Danby-Landgrove RoadBarnumville, Vermont
56. Pico PeakRutland, Vermont
57. Appalachian Trail 134: VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington RoadBennington, Vermont
58. Appalachian Trail 137: Danby-Landgrove Road to VT 103Danby, Vermont
59. Appalachian Trail 138: VT 103 to US 4Clarendon, Vermont
60. Appalachian Trail 139: US 4 to VT 12Killington, Vermont
61. Appalachian Trail 141: VT 14 to Connecticut River (NH/VT Line)West Hartford, Vermont
62. Pine Hill ParkRutland, Vermont
63. Mendon/shrewsbury Cc Fire RoadsMendon, Vermont
64. Mount SnowWest Dover, Vermont
65. Luce TrailStowe, Vermont
66. Thetford Hill State ParkSpringfield, Vermont
67. Waterbury Center State ParkWaterbury, Vermont
68. Woodford State ParkBennington, Vermont
69. Allis State ParkBrookfield, Vermont
70. Big Deer State ParkGroton, Vermont
71. Bomoseen State ParkCastleton, Vermont
72. Button Bay State ParkFerrisburgh, Vermont
73. Coolidge State ParkPlymouth, Vermont
74. Fort Dummer State ParkBrattleboro, Vermont
75. Gifford Woods State ParkKillington, Vermont
76. Grand Isle State ParkGrand Isle, Vermont
77. Kettle Pond State ParkGroton, Vermont
78. Knight Island State ParkNorth Hero, Vermont
79. Knight Point State ParkNorth Hero, Vermont
80. Lake Shaftsbury State ParkShaftsbury, Vermont
81. Lake St. Catherine State ParkPoultney, Vermont
82. Lowell Lake State ParkLondonderry, Vermont
83. Maidstone State ParkMaidstone, Vermont
84. Molly Stark State ParkWilmington, Vermont
85. New Discovery State ParkMarshfield, 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