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Mount Horrid Scenic overlook!!

VT RT 73 high point. Brandon Pass! The view to the west of the Adirondacks is breath taking... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Sweetnurse
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Brandon, Vermont
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Our family hikes the trail often! In the fall the colors of the Green Mountains are spectacular... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Bill S
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

VT RT 73 high point. Brandon Pass! The view to the west of the Adirondacks is breath taking!! Also several trail heads close to this summit! Beautiful

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Our family hikes the trail often! In the fall the colors of the Green Mountains are spectacular, hike is part of the Green Mtn trail, a little steep in part but take about 40min. Great hike for the family !!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We stopped here while hiking the Long Trail. After two days in the trees, this was a welcome treat! The walk up is strenuous and about a mile or less.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank craigce
Reviewed September 10, 2016

If you love beautiful country, please do yourself the favor of stopping and enjoying this view. Just the drive itself is thrilling enough, but to really view it safely a convenient turn out is available here along the highway.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Tim_n_Hen_Jordan
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a great hike! It's doable in a morning or an afternoon. It's very vertical but the pay off is huge. Kids and pets can manage it. I would recommend going mid-morning and bringing lunch to the top. It takes about an hour to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank drophaeli
Reviewed February 9, 2016

I've watched the sunset and moonrise on the full moon, early morning and midday hikes. This is a go to place for visitors!

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank geofish2
Reviewed October 26, 2015

It's only .6 of a mile in, but it's all uphill, so this is a real "hike"--though it requires no technical skills. The view from the cliffs is phenomenal--270 degrees around, a great reward for making it up. Best short hike in Vermont.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Mitchell P
Reviewed August 18, 2015

This is an easy to get to location with a short hike up to some great views from the cliffs. The hike itself is nice and short, around .6 miles, but there is about 600 feet elevation gain so you do need to work a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Jim H
Reviewed June 25, 2014

Sorry we had not brought binoculars to view peregrine falcons!! Cliff in sight but too distant to view bird activity with naked eye

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank bobpatti
Reviewed October 6, 2013

This short hike is very strenuous - we climbed up ~650 ft all through rocks and stones and tree roots. The final section is almost vertical. But the view off the top is breathtaking - really worth the whole climb. And then the descent back....More

Date of experience: October 2013
5  Thank OlgaS16
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