Hike Vermont: Trails Near Jeffersonville Vermont

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Vermont goes with hiking like, well Vermont and most things. Vermont is the perfect spot for all sorts of outdoor adventures, couples trips, and family vacations. If you’re hoping to hit the trails near Sterling Ridge Resort, here are some to consider. With hiking options for all ages and activity levels, everyone can get out and enjoy the mountains our state is known for.

Easy Hikes for Beginners

hiking bingham falls vermontBingham Falls

Rating: Easy

Distance: .5 Miles

Elevation Gain: 147 ft

Roundtrip Time: 30 minutes

Bingham Falls is an easy trail that leads to the falls and is great for a swim! Be aware of other hikers, it is a very popular spot in the summer. Dogs are welcome, but be mindful of the rocks. They can be more slippery than you might expect! Learn more about Bingham Falls.

Moss Glenn Falls

Rating: Easy

Distance: .3 Miles

Elevation Gain: 150’ (falls & back), 613’ (full hike)

Roundtrip Time: 20 Minutes

Moss Glenn Falls is a quick hike to a gorgeous waterfall. It’s only a few minutes from Stowe village and perfect to tack onto a day trip to one of Vermont’s most popular small towns. When you come to a fork in the trail, both will bring you to the falls! Going left will take you on a steeper climb and staying right will make sure your hike is smooth and easy. Learn more about Moss Glenn Falls.

Brewster River Gorge

Rating: Easy

Distance: 2.7 Miles

Elevation Gain: 239 ft

Roundtrip Time: 1 hour:

Hiking along a river is a fun and refreshing way to get out into the green mountains. This hike is great for all skill levels and provides several opportunities for a quick dip. The scenic waterfall and covered bridge are the perfect addition to your Vermont experience. Learn more about Brewster River Gorge.

Moderate Hikes for All Ages

Sterling Pond Hike Near Jeffersonville VermontSterling Pond Trail

Rating: Moderate

Distance: 2.1 Miles

Elevation Gain: 938 ft

Roundtrip Time: 1.5-2 hours

As the name suggests, this is a gorgeous hike to Sterling Pond! This is one of the most popular hikes along Smuggler’s Notch, and for good reason. This is a great spot for swimming, soaking up the sun, and fishing! Learn more about Sterling Pond Trail.

Mount Elmore

Rating: Moderate

Distance: 5.4 Miles

Elevation Gain: 1,466

Roundtrip Time: 3 hours

Add this to your hiking list next time you’re in Vermont! Gorgeously lush views in the summer and perfect fall foliage in fall. Learn more about Mount Elmore.

Harder Hikes for Experienced Hikers

Stowe Pinnacle Trails

Rating: Hard

Distance: 3.7 Miles

Elevation Gain: 1,604 ft

Roundtrip Time: 2-3 hours

While this is ranked “hard”, we really just want visitors to know that it’s best to do these trails only if you hike often in your daily life. If hiking is in your normal activity rotation, this should be one to add to your list. Learn more about Stowe Pinnacle Trails.

Camel's HumpCamel’s Hump

Camel’s Hump

Rating: Hard

Distance: 6 Miles

Elevation Gain: 2,588

Camel’s hump is Vermont’s third-highest peak and one of the most iconic! You may recognize the distinct profile of the mountain in Vermont memorabilia. Learn more about Camel’s Hump.

Enjoy Your Hike

Looking for more tips and ideas for great Vermont hikes? We have no shortage of walking trails right on the property and many more hikes in the surrounding area. Vermont really is a natural playground. We can’t wait for you to join us! Book your cabin today. 

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