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The hike up there is fun and not too difficult for some kids and adults too. The views from the top are amazing, given the weather, but well worth the effort.
Have hiked up there many times, as I live in the area.
My husband and I were looking for a somewhat challenging hike and this trail was recommended to us by the park office in Killington. We parked in the lot at the Inn at Long Trail but there is parking across the road as well. The...More
For some reason every time we hike this trail it starts raining. I guess the slippery rocks would make it more challenging. We use hiking/ski poles which help secure your footing and balance. I highly recommend using those. We bring a backpack with drinks and...More
You park your vehicle across Route 4 from The Mountain Top Inn (which has great food and a rustic Irish pub by the way). The trail is clearly marked, the hike is short (somewhat steep at the top) and the view is awesome!
We hiked to the Deer Park overlook from Gifford Woods state park. The view from the overlook is simply spectacular. The hike is challenging, so make sure you have proper footwear. We met many friendly people along the way and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. This is...More