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Snowshoe hike

Beautiful trails to snowshoe with gentle grades. There were several smaller loops to choose from in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nice hike

The land was beautiful. Lots of dogs and most were off leash. Luckily they were well behaved but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Edson Hill Rd, Stowe, VT 05672
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful trails to snowshoe with gentle grades. There were several smaller loops to choose from in addition to the longer loops.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kath_y7915
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The land was beautiful. Lots of dogs and most were off leash. Luckily they were well behaved but unleashed dogs can be a nuisance!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tlettmab
Reviewed December 15, 2018

If you find yourself in the Stowe, VT area, and you have the time or hankering for a nice stroll in the woods, I highly recommend Wiessner Woods. The trails are well marked and with so many intersecting trails you can devise your own loops...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rayt-flaxin
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Weissner Woods has a wonderful network of forested trails off the Mountain Road in Stowe. Trails are easy. Take care of the roots in some sections. Perfect for a short walk in the woods. Make sure to take the Gnome Trail and find the Gnome...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JohnH881
Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you’re looking for an opportunity to be surrounded by the beauty of nature, and are not up to a strenuous hike, Wiessner Woods is your place. There always seem to surprises for the photographer in the group, too.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Louise P
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Simple trails and beautiful woods, but no water like some of the other trails in the area. Fun to see the Gnome home...

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

Really wonderful wooded trails. Not difficult in any way but every interesting and great scenery changes. We're happy we tried it out right before leaving Stowe area for home this morning. I recommend it!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CaesarRowinski
Reviewed April 17, 2018

We wandered around the the woods in the snow. Lots of snacks for dogs along the trails. Super easy hiking. Saw a small deer and a huge white rabbit, possibly bear tracks too. Very nice, for winter hiking.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sway A
Reviewed October 2, 2017

After hiking quite a few "moderately difficult" trails that had steep grades, many tree roots and tons of boulders, we were looking for a trail that was relaxing and easy. This place filled the bill. It was very quiet and had very few hikers. While...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Grandparent51
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Not a large area but great network of trails. I use it for walks with my dog Alfred. Most routes are short enough for small children. Bonus is the gnome home and free dog treats by the maple sugaring cabin. Generally uncrowded.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank npolkking
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