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Best trails in Shaw Mountain Preserve

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Explore the most popular trails in Shaw Mountain Preserve with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - Shaw Mountain Natural Area
Shaw Mountain Preserve
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 12 m
The limestone uplift of Shaw Mountain rises over 500 feet from the surrounding land, and is a dominant landscape feature in Benson and adjacent West Haven, Vermont. Shaw Mountain Natural Area supports 11 distinct plant communities, including a shrub swamp, vernal pools, an oak-hickory forest, and a calcareous outcrop community, in addition to 15 rare plant species.Show more