Maps & Resources
What are your favorite areas to explore?
Additional information and links may be added over time.
Green Mountain Club
Long Trail trip planning (www.greenmountainclub.org/the-long-trail/trip-planning/)
Books and Maps in the GMC Store
- 50 Hikes in Vermont
- Day Hiker's Guide to Vermont
- Walker’s Guide to Vermont
Middlebury Area Land Trust TAM Trail - for Wright Park, Means Woods, Chipman Hill, etc.
Trail Around Middlebury (TAM) trail maps (www.maltvt.org/trail/tam-trail)
Hiking in and near Bristol, VT (bristolrecclub.org/bristol-trail-network/)
Note: The Watershed Center is a non-profit, member-supported organization. (thewatershedcentervt.org)
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Management Areas (www.vtfishandwildlife.com) -
DISTRICT 3 – ESSEX DISTRICT : ADDISON, CHITTENDEN, FRANKLIN & GRAND ISLE COUNTIES
including Snake Mountain (Addison) - map (PDF) and Dead Creek
Raven Ridge (Monkton) – Nature Conservancy property (www.nature.org)
Note: The ridge is closed from March 1 - June 15 to protect nesting ravens and bobcats
Green Mountain National Forest (www.fs.usda.gov/main/gmfl/home)
- Day Hiking Trails - links to all maps! including Abbey Pond Trail, Moosalamoo area trails, side trails to LT
Maps & Pubs (www.fs.usda.gov/main/gmfl/maps-pubs)
Vermont Forest & Parks - State Parks (fpr.vermont.gov/state_parks)
Vermont State Parks - Hiking (www.vtstateparks.com/hiking.html)
Vermont Forest & Parks: Maps & Guides: for Button Bay, Kingsland Bay, Mt Philo etc
Moosalamoo National Recreation Area (moosalamoo.org): for Falls of Lana, Silver Lake, Rattlesnake Point, Mt. Moosalamoo
Moosalamoo Area MAP page (moosalamoo.org/map/)
Ski the Catamount trail sections maps (catamounttrail.org/ski-the-ct/trail-sections/)
Rikert Nordic Center, Ripton (www.rikertnordic.com)
Mt. Independence State Historic Site (historicsites.vermont.gov)
Brochure (with map)
Champlain Area Trails (Maps & descriptions) - Champlain Area Trails (CATS) creates and maintains hiking and cross-country ski trails in New York’s Champlain Valley that link communities, connect people with nature, and promote economic vitality. (www.champlainareatrails.com/trails/)
Split Rock Mountain Wild Forest Trails - The 3700 acre Split Rock Mountain Wild Forest is located along Lake Champlain in the northeastern region of the Adirondacks.
Crown Point State Historic Site - info and link to map
Adirondack Hikes (www.adirondack.net/hiking/)
Trail Finder - search for hikes (trailfinder.info) examples Mt Abraham, Camel’s Hump, Jerusalem Trail, Mt Horrid, Skylight Pond Trail, Chittenden Brook Trail
The “Trail Finder” is a resource for finding places to walk, bike, and ski with over 80 trails in Chittenden County and adjoining counties. With the help of many volunteers and in collaboration with local trail stewards, the Trail Finder offers free maps, photos, and comments.