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Best trails in Giffords Woods State Forest Park, Vermont

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Looking for a great trail in Giffords Woods State Forest Park, Vermont? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, trail running 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. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Giffords Woods State Forest Park ranging from 1.5 to 15.6 miles and from 1,207 to 2,746 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Giffords Woods State Forest Park is a wonderful destination during the fall foliage season. It is also crossed by many Appalachian and Long trails hikers.

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Map of trails in Giffords Woods State Forest Park, Vermont
Park information
Acreage:
285 acres
Park hours
Monday
10:00 am - dusk
Tuesday
10:00 am - dusk
Wednesday
10:00 am - dusk
Thursday
10:00 am - dusk
Friday
10:00 am - dusk
Saturday
10:00 am - dusk
Sunday
10:00 am - dusk
Contact
802.775.5354
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Top trails (9)
#1 - Deer Leap Overlook Trail
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(398)
Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
#2 - Sherburne Pass Trail to Pico Peak
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
hardYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(264)
Length: 6.0 mi • Est. 3 h 25 m
#3 - South Kent Pond via Appalachian Trail
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(78)
Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 35 m
#4 - Deer Leap Mountain with Overlook Loop
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(73)
Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
#5 - Deer Leap via Appalachian Trail Loop
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
hardYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(40)
Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 35 m
#6 - Deer Leap Rock via Appalachian Trail and Deer Leap Trail
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(37)
Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 27 m
#7 - Appalachian Trail: Kent Pond to Green Gate Road
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
hardYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(15)
Length: 13.1 mi • Est. 8 h 3 m
#8 - Gifford Woods Loop
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(32)
Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 46 m
#9 - Appalachian Trail: Killington to Prosper
Giffords Woods State Forest Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(12)
Length: 15.6 mi • Est. 9 h 23 m