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)

Bristol Trail Network

Hiking in and near Bristol, VT (bristolrecclub.org/bristol-trail-network/)

The Watershed Center (Bristol) - 2015 brochure with map

Note: The Watershed Center is a non-profit, member-supported organization. (thewatershedcentervt.org)

Spirit in Nature (Ripton) - location & trail map (www.spiritinnature.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

Taconic Mountains Ramble

Moosalamoo National Recreation Area (moosalamoo.org): for Falls of Lana, Silver Lake, Rattlesnake Point, Mt. Moosalamoo

Moosalamoo Area MAP page (moosalamoo.org/map/)

CatamountTrail (www.catamounttrail.org)

Ski the Catamount trail sections maps (catamounttrail.org/ski-the-ct/trail-sections/)

Rikert Nordic Center, Ripton (www.rikertnordic.com)

Rikert Ski & Snowshoe trail map

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.