We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Central Ave, South Burlington, VT

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 46 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 24
  • 17
    Very good
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
Nice Nearby Hike

We went for a nearby, after Thanksgiving dinner hike. The hike was just the right distance on a cold windy day. There are lookouts views of Lake Champlain. We were fortunate to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 December 2016
Jamestown, New York

Similar Things to Do in South Burlington

Add Photo Write a Review

46 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 44: English reviews
Jamestown, New York
Level Contributor
40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We went for a nearby, after Thanksgiving dinner hike. The hike was just the right distance on a cold windy day. There are lookouts views of Lake Champlain. We were fortunate to see a couple of peregrine falcons.

Thank HuMMingbird562014
Timonium, Maryland
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Not much to say. It's a bit of an urban park: lots of people throughout. There are nice bike paths and a SUP rental right on the water.

Thank Robert K
Marshfield, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
132 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Lots of dogs and runners. Everyone smiling despite grey skies. Great views of Lake Champlain. Limited parking.

Thank Sue T
Long Beach, New York
Level Contributor
313 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

These well maintained trails wander all through the woods, with viewing points and benches that overlook Lake Champlain. The trails are not marked but, if you don't fret it and don't sweat it, you'll find your way back to the beginning. Enjoy the smell of cedar trees, the views on to the lake, the colors of the red/pink/flesh-toned rocks, the... More 

Thank Clubess1
New Fairfield, Connecticut
Level Contributor
29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Hiking around these trails was easy. Parents could hike with their young children with no problem. There are some wonderful views. If you had the time, you could become familiar with the trails. However, we were only staying for a few hours so I found it confusing. Marking the trails would be an improvement to this park. We asked some... More 

Thank Karen M
Silver Spring, Maryland
Level Contributor
142 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The hiking trails in this park look amazing. Really well maintained, lots of shade. We really wanted to hike out to see the red rocks, but once we discovered the beach, we were done. My kids went in with there clothes on. It's a really nice beach with a bathroom. Small waves which my daughter loved swimming in. A great... More 

Thank NotYourBroom
South Burlington, Vermont
Level Contributor
26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

A nice place for a walk. Wide trails with views of Lake Champlain. It has a sandy beach and a roped in area for swimming.

Thank 802girl
South Burlington, Vermont
Level Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Lived in Burlington my whole life and just recently discovered this gem of a park. Great walking trails.

Thank Jim S
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
78 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

It's just a beautiful spot. The paths are well kept and there are elevation changes to give you some nice exercise. As a newcomer to the area, I did get lost a few times. The paths don't exactly conform to the map and they are not marked. I wasn't worried about being stranded in the forest buy it could cause... More 

Thank EmVeee
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Red rocks park holds a lot of fun memories from my childhood in and I was not disappointed with my return visit after not visiting here for 20 years. The trails are easily navigated and the view of the lake are fantastic!

Thank Deckbldr007

Travellers who viewed Red Rocks Park also viewed


Been to Red Rocks Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Red Rocks Park and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Red Rocks Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?