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:
Groton (6), Stowe (6), Waterbury (4), Killington (4), Windsor (3), Springfield (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Stowe Town ForestStowe, Vermont
2. Bingham FallsStowe, Vermont
3. Nebraska NotchMoscow / Stevensville, Vermont
4. Burrow's TrailHuntington, Vermont
5. Dean's TrailRichmond, Vermont
6. Stowe PinnacleStowe, Vermont
7. Monroe TrailWaterbury, Vermont
8. Emerald Lake State ParkDorset, Vermont
9. Camel's Hump State ParkDuxbury, Vermont
10. Skylight PondMiddlebury, Vermont
11. Red RocksSouth Burlington, Vermont
12. Appalachian Trail: VermontStamford, Vermont
13. Niquette Bay State ParkColchester, Vermont
14. Smugglers Notch State ParkStowe, Vermont
15. Mount Abraham and BattellLincoln, Vermont
16. Mud Pond LoopWilliston, Vermont
17. Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical ParkWoodstock, Vermont
18. Underhill State ParkUnderhill, Vermont
19. Irish HillBerlin, Vermont
20. Mt. Ascutney State ParkWindsor, Vermont
21. Snake MountainWeybridge, Vermont
22. Appalachian Trail 133: VT/MA Line to City Stream (VT 9)Stamford, Vermont
23. Hazen's Notch TrailsMontgomery Center, Vermont
24. Harrington's ViewJonesville, Vermont
25. Moose Mountain TrailBarton, Vermont
26. Branbury State ParkSalisbury, Vermont
27. BusternutWaitsfield, Vermont
28. Quechee State ParkHartford, Vermont
29. Mt. Equinox/Water TowerManchester, Vermont
30. Gore MountainNorton, Vermont
31. Monadnock MountainLemington, Vermont
32. Alburg Dunes State ParkAlburgh, Vermont
33. Boulder Beach State ParkGroton, Vermont
34. Brighton State ParkBrighton, Vermont
35. Camp Plymouth State ParkPlymouth, Vermont
36. Haystack Mountain TrailWilmington, Vermont
37. Kingsland Bay State ParkFerrisburgh, Vermont
38. Little River State ParkWaterbury, Vermont
39. Perry HillWaterbury, Vermont
40. Saxon HillBurlington, Vermont
41. Sleepy Hollow Ski And Bike CenterBurlington, Vermont
42. Wilgus State ParkWeathersfield, Vermont
43. Appalachian Trail 134: VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington RoadBennington, Vermont
44. Plum LineWarren, Vermont
45. Emily Proctor / Cooley Glen TrailsLincoln, Vermont
46. Canty TrailMendon, Vermont
47. Shrewsbury PeakKillington, Vermont
48. Ascutney: Brownsville TrailWindsor, Vermont
49. Appalachian Trail 136: VT 11/30 to Danby-Landgrove RoadBarnumville, Vermont
50. Ascutney: Weathersfield TrailWindsor, Vermont
51. Bald Mountain: Mad Brook TrailWestmore, Vermont
52. Overlook TrailJamaica, Vermont
53. Appalachian Trail 137: Danby-Landgrove Road to VT 103Danby, Vermont
54. Appalachian Trail 138: VT 103 to US 4Clarendon, Vermont
55. Appalachian Trail 139: US 4 to VT 12Killington, Vermont
56. Appalachian Trail 141: VT 14 to Connecticut River (NH/VT Line)West Hartford, Vermont
57. Pico PeakRutland, Vermont
58. Burnt Hill TrailRipton, Vermont
59. Burton Island State ParkSt. Albans, Vermont
60. Half Moon Pond State ParkHubbardton, Vermont
61. Killington MtnKillington, Vermont
62. New Discovery State ParkMarshfield, Vermont
63. Hinesburg Town ForestHinesburg, Vermont
64. Mendon/shrewsbury Cc Fire RoadsMendon, Vermont
65. Mount SnowWest Dover, Vermont
66. Thetford Hill State ParkSpringfield, Vermont
67. Allis State ParkBrookfield, Vermont
68. Ball Mountain LakeJamaica, Vermont
69. Big Deer State ParkGroton, Vermont
70. Bomoseen State ParkCastleton, Vermont
71. Button Bay State ParkFerrisburgh, Vermont
72. Coolidge State ParkPlymouth, Vermont
73. Fort Dummer State ParkBrattleboro, Vermont
74. Gifford Woods State ParkKillington, Vermont
75. Grand Isle State ParkGrand Isle, Vermont
76. Kettle Pond State ParkGroton, Vermont
77. Knight Island State ParkNorth Hero, Vermont
78. Knight Point State ParkNorth Hero, Vermont
79. Lake Shaftsbury State ParkShaftsbury, Vermont
80. Lake St. Catherine State ParkPoultney, Vermont
81. Lowell Lake State ParkLondonderry, Vermont
82. Luce TrailStowe, Vermont
83. Maidstone State ParkMaidstone, Vermont
84. Molly Stark State ParkWilmington, Vermont
85. North Hartland LakeWhite River Junction, Vermont
86. North Springfield LakeSpringfield, Vermont
87. Pine Hill ParkRutland, Vermont
88. Ricker Pond State ParkGroton, Vermont
89. Seyon Lodge State ParkGroton, Vermont
90. Stillwater State ParkGroton, Vermont
91. Sweet Pond State ParkGuilford, Vermont
92. Townshend State ParkTownshend, Vermont
93. Waterbury Center State ParkWaterbury, Vermont
94. Woodford State ParkBennington, Vermont
95. Green Mountain TrailsPittsfield, Vermont
96. Blueberry Lake TrailsWarren, Vermont
97. Kingdom TrailsEast Burke, Vermont
98. Fairfax FallsFairfax, Vermont
99. Molly Starks BalconyStarksboro, Vermont
100. Sterling PondStowe, Vermont