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#1 of 63 state parks in Vermont

Best trails in Underhill State Park

1193 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Underhill State Park, Vermont? AllTrails has 9 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 8 hard trails in Underhill State Park ranging from 3.5 to 7.3 miles and from 1,053 to 4,389 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

With an elevation of around 2,000 feet, Underhill State Park is located within Mt. Mansfield State Forest. It has a landscape of mountains and forests that you can hike in the summer and ski / snowshoe in the winter. Park entry is $4 per adult and $2 per child.

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Map of trails in Underhill State Park
Park information
Acreage:
250 acres
Park hours
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Contact
802.899.3022
Helpful links
Top trails (9)
#1 - Mount Mansfield Loop Trail
Underhill State Park
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Length: 7.3 mi • Est. 4 h 53 m
Mount Mansfield is the highest peak in the state of Vermont and is located in Chittenden County within the Green Mountains. The hike begins at Underhill State Park off of Mountain Road where there is Show more
#2 - Sunset Ridge and Long Trail Loop
Underhill State Park
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 4 h 17 m
Sunset Ridge Trail Long Trail Halfway House Trail CCC Road It's recommended by park staff to ascend the Halfway House Trail, traverse the Long Trail to the Chin (highest point in Vermont) and then deShow more
#3 - The Chin (Mount Mansfield) via Sunset Ridge Trail
Underhill State Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
The Chin (Mount Mansfield) via Sunset Ridge Trail is a 5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Underhill, Vermont that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. ThShow more
#4 - Laura Cowles Trail to Sunset Ridge Trail Loop
Underhill State Park
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 3 h 32 m
Laura Cowles Trail to Sunset Ridge Trail Loop is a 4.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Underhill, Vermont that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#5 - Canteliver Rock
Underhill State Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
Canteliver Rock is a 3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Underhill, Vermont that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikiShow more
#6 - Frost, Long and Butler Lodge Trail Loop
Underhill State Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 3 h 29 m
Frost, Long and Butler Lodge Trail Loop is a 4.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Underhill, Vermont that features a great forest setting and is rated as difficult. The trail is primShow more
#7 - Teardrop Trail
Underhill State Park
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Length: 3.5 mi
It is advised not to use this trail during spring through fall as is not maintained or marked. It is very easy to get lost on this trail if you don't know where you're going. This is a ski trail forShow more
#8 - Bruce Trail
Underhill State Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 3 h 37 m
Bruce Trail is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Stowe, Vermont that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity optShow more
#9 - Eagle Trail
Underhill State Park
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 4 h 30 m
Eagle Trail is a 6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Underhill, Vermont that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The traiShow more