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Green Mountain National Forest

Rutland, VT
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Awesome place to hike, or just enjoy the surroundings if you are into photography You couldn’t... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Cindy S
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Rutland, Vermont
any time of year

This is one of the premier national forests on the east coast, and is well maintained with well... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
michaelbQ168AO
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Manlius, New York
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The Green Mountains offer among the best fall foliage viewing, pleasing both hikers and those on the many scenic drives.
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  • Average4%
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“pond area” (2 reviews)
“bennington” (2 reviews)
“kayak” (2 reviews)
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Awesome place to hike, or just enjoy the surroundings if you are into photography You couldn’t choose a better background for pictures winter, spring, summer, fall. My favorite’s winter and fall

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Reviewed November 30, 2017

This is one of the premier national forests on the east coast, and is well maintained with well marked trails.

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Even though the foliage was dull this year due to warm weather and a very dry September, I have always found crisscrossing the Forest along scenic roads always shows up color and scenic views. Have been visiting this area for over 40 years. Moss Glen...More

Thank Timothy H
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

We drove the entire VT-100 & spent the day in this beautiful area. We had a GPS app called the Gypsy Guide VT-100 that gave us tips about places to stop & get out and explore. It was only ~$5 and totally worth it.

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

If TripAdvisor can acknowledge the Shawnee National Forest in Herod, Illinois, on its system, it surely can make room for the Green Mountain National Forest in Rutland, Vermont. After all, TripAdvisor publishes reviews for Green Mountain National Golf Course, Green Mountain Sugar House (whatever that...More

1  Thank Taylor B
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is part of the Green Mountain National Forest in Peru, Vermont. There is a nice little beach and some camp sites to relax and enjoy nature. It is easy to get to. There are flush toilets and showers at the beach area. It isn't...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

I must quantify my review by saying that I only was able to drive Rt 100 and was disappointed, I have not seen the rest of the park. I read online that RT 100 is the top drive to take in Vermont, and maybe in...More

Thank Jonathan K
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Reviewed July 10, 2016

Followed Rte 100 north. Roads are in good repair for the most part. Easy to follow. Stopped at a couple of nice waterfalls along the way & the Café in Rochester for lunch was wonderful.

2  Thank Cathy H
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Reviewed October 29, 2015

love the scenery and well kept roads. Follow RTE 100, Nothing too high or road too steep so its easy to navigate. Don't miss Hogback Mountain or their giftshop(and I don't normally endorse Gift Shops)

3  Thank RayCFla
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Reviewed October 29, 2015

What to say about nature's beauty here.We visited here in October. Its not peak fall, still it was so beautiful. Lake view and rapids really make that place very serene.

2  Thank Malini N
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