Silver Lake

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Silver Lake is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Barnard, Vermont and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for trail running and mountain biking and is best used from May until November.

2.5 miles
269 feet
Out & Back

kid friendly

mountain biking

trail running


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Love this place.

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Great for a day outdoors. Canoeing, chilling by the lake, camping, you name it.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

The hike was great. The trail head is easily located. The head leads to two trails- Rattlesnake Ridge (app 3 miles round trip) and Silver Lake (3.5 miles round trip) both pass the Falls of Lana. If you hike down the Falls there is a spot to swim, but the hike is along a rocky cliff edge.

Silver Lake part of a campground
At the very top, there are only about 10 sites so it's not very busy. When you reach the top you can go left to Larry's Lookout, which gives you a great view (slightly obstructed by telephone wires) over Dunmore and the mountains beyond. If you take a left and then follow the camp signs to the picnic area you will come across a little beach. Another option is the hike around the lake- which is amazing!

Monday, May 25, 2015