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Best trails in CC Putnam State Forest

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Looking for a great trail in CC Putnam State Forest, Vermont? AllTrails has 11 great hiking trails, views trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 6 hard trails in CC Putnam State Forest ranging from 3.7 to 11.4 miles and from 1,112 to 3,625 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Stowe Pinnacle Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 2 h 35 m
NOTE: As of May 2020, parking lot and trailhead are closed for mud season. Please check the park website for more information. Show more
#2 - Mount Hunger via Waterbury Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 3 h 18 m
Mount Hunger via Waterbury Trail is a 4.4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Waterbury Center, Vermont that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily Show more
#3 - Moss Glen Falls Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
For most people, the highlight of this hike is the actual Moss Glen Falls, which is only about 1/4 mile from the trailhead. This route is labeled as being "easy", but there is a short steep climb requShow more
#4 - Stowe Pinnacle via Pinnacle Meadow Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 2 h 5 m
Note: This trail closes during mud season. For updated information on Vermont's Mud Season Closures, please see https://fpr.vermont.gov/recreation/trail-maps-and-guides The Pinnacle Meadow Trail starShow more
#5 - Mount Hunger and White Rock via Middlesex Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 3 h 37 m
Mount Hunger and White Rock via Middlesex Trail is a 5.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Montpelier, Vermont that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as difficult anShow more
#6 - Mount Worcester
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 3 h 1 m
Mount Worcester is a 4.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Worcester, Vermont that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#7 - Mount Hunger via Middlesex Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 3 h 21 m
Mount Hunger via Middlesex Trail is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Waterbury Center, Vermont that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The traiShow more
#8 - Middlesex Trail to White Rock Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 3 h 36 m
Middlesex Trail to White Rock Trail is a 5.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Montpelier, Vermont that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderate and pShow more
#9 - Stowe Pinnacle and Hogback Mountain
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 59 m
Note: This trail periodically closes during mud season. To check the current status of the trail, please see https://vtstateparks.com/hiking.htmlShow more
#10 - Mount Worcester via Skyline Trail
CC Putnam State Forest
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Length: 11.4 mi • Est. 7 h 14 m
This 11.5 mile round trip offers up stunning views, solitude and 6000' of elevation gain, though interestingly, the summit in question is about 300' lower in elevation than one of the trail junctions.Show more
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