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Address: off Route 125, Ripton, VT
Phone Number: 802-747-6700
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Activities: Hiking, Viewing foliage
Description: A nature trail, posted with Frost's poems, leading to beautiful views of...
A nature trail, posted with Frost's poems, leading to beautiful views of the Green Mountains.
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Great walk through nature!

I was pleasantly surprised. I was expecting a gravel or paved loop that would be done in 30 minutes or less. Instead, there were forest and meadow paths. Markers identified the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Nathan J
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Roanoke, Virginia
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Roanoke, Virginia
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised. I was expecting a gravel or paved loop that would be done in 30 minutes or less. Instead, there were forest and meadow paths. Markers identified the different plants growing, and plaques with Frost's poems were located all along the trail. Benches were placed along the trail and there were no strenuous sections. There is a... More 

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Salisbury, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

A very pleasant trail to take. The bridge goes over the river and the trail goes along the side of the river at points. Along the trail are poems of Robert Frost that are interesting to read if you are so inclined. There are benches to rest along the way and enjoy the quiet of a beautiful setting. There is... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

A wonderful reflection of Robert Frost, through his many quotes, viewed as you walk this scenic trail near one of his homes.

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The first .3 miles of this 1.2 mile loop is a very easy walk. After that, the path has inclines and declines where you have to step over tree roots, but all in all, its pretty easy. Along the way there are poems of Robert Frost posted so you can read and reflect. You may not find this on your... More 

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Columbia, MD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Last November my wife and I traveled to Vermont for a little getaway. We found the Robert Frost Interpretive Trail during a day trip whilst staying at the Robert Frost Cabins in Ripton Vermont. We highly recommend both.

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Washington Township, New Jersey, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Great poems chosen for each spot and a nice variety of landscapes to view. Kept my kids' attention as well as mine.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The placement of selected poems in inspiring settings gives fresh appreciation for Frost's work. And a beautiful drive to get there.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This trail is nice and easy. It's more a loop you walk around than a real hike. I loved all of the Robert Frost poetry along the way. There's a nice area with a plaque and a bench. Good for photos. The walk is easy. A word of warning though, continue on toward the parking lot (it's the other half... More 

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Its not a long trail but its a easy trail that you can stop along the way to absorb the beauty of the forest. It takes you thru the marsh,,, over a stream... into the forest. Its also dog friendly and she love the various sents that she came across along the path... her nose was a moving,,,,

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

A beautiful trail that combines the beautiful scenery of the Green Mountains of Vermont and the words of poet Robert Frost, whose cabin is nearby. The path goes from marsh to mountain view to forest, and small plaques give samples of Frost poetry that fits the location.

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Address: off Route 125, Ripton, VT
Phone Number: 802-747-6700
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Ripton

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