Best trails in Burlington

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Looking for a great trail near Burlington, Vermont? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, walking 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Camels Hump State Park or Underhill State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Hurricane Mountain Wilderness or Red Rocks Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 6 easy trails in Burlington ranging from 0.9 to 14.5 miles and from 101 to 324 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Burlington
Top trails (7)
#1 - Island Line Rail Trail
Burlington, Vermont
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Length: 14.5 mi • Est. 5 h 59 m
Please note: Users have reported that the colchester causeway portion of this trail is closed until spring for repairs due to storm damage. Show more
#2 - Donahue Sea Caves
Donahue Sea Caves Marsh & Wetlands
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 19 m
Donahue Sea Caves is a 0.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Burlington, Vermont that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options aShow more
#3 - Ethan Allen Homestead - Peninsula Trail
McKenzie Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Ethan Allen Homestead - Peninsula Trail is a 2.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Vermont that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usedShow more
#4 - Riverwalk to Salmon Hole
Burlington, Vermont
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 45 m
Riverwalk to Salmon Hole is a 1.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Burlington, Vermont that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activShow more
#5 - Centennial Woods Loop
Burlington, Vermont
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 53 m
Centennial Woods Loop is a 1.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Vermont that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#6 - Derway Island Nature Trail
Derway Island Nature Preserve
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 46 m
Derway Island Nature Trail is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Burlington, Vermont that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of Show more
#7 - Rock Point Trail [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Burlington, Vermont
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 26 m
This trail is on private church property. You are required to sign a release form at the beginning of the trail.Show more