Vermont State Parks Home Vermont State Parks Home

Home

Find a State Park

Reservations
Cabins & Cottages
Picnic Pavilions
Seyon Lodge

Fees
General Info
Park Passes

Venture Vermont
Outdoor Challenge

Events
News
Photos & Video
Publications

Employment
Volunteering
Internships


About Us
Contact Us

Site Map

Vermont Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation

 

 

 

Camping Tips & Tricks: Weekend Itineraries

logo


Meet Sarah, Frank and family. They are one of our favorite, and funniest Vermont camping families. They've had their share of fun times and near mishaps and are here to help you learn everything you need to know to have a blast in camp and on the trail.


Here we provide some great ideas for weekend getaways, including some rainy day options.

Click on a park to view itinerary

branbury state park button bay pool
Branbury State Park
Weekend:
Located in Salisbury (West/Central Vermont)
Lake, trails,waterfalls, mountains

View full itinerary
Button Bay State Park
Weekend:

Located in Ferrisburgh (Northwest VT)
Pool, Lake Champlain, nature programs, biking

View full itinerary
   
grand isle state park half moon pond state park
Grand Isle State Park
Weekend:

Located in Grand Isle (Northwest VT)
Islands, Lake Champlain, swimming, biking

View full itinerary
Half Moon State Park
Weekend:

Located in Hubbardton (Southwest VT)
Small pond, hiking, kayaking, rail trail, big lake

View full itinerary
   
little river campsite quechee gorge trail
Little River State Park
Weekend
:
Located in Waterbury (North Central VT)
Lake, Trails, Beach, letterboxing

View full itinerary
Quechee State Park
Weekend:

Located in Quechee (West Central VT)
Gorge, shopping, nature programs, farm

View full itinerary
   
kayaking on ricker pond  
Ricker Pond Weekend:
Located in Groton (Northeast VT)
Small lake, loons, bike trail, swimming

View full itinerary
 
 

More Camping Tips & Tricks:

Videos
These fun videos walk you through some important camping skills
Weekend Itineraries
Wondering where to go and what to do? These sample itineraries figure it all out for you
Checklists & Instruction Sheets
What to pack, first aid kits, cooking tips, pets, rain and more!
Menus & Recipes
Seven camp-tested menus with recipes and shopping lists for any appetite
Fun Activities
Here we give you some ideas of fun things to do on your next camping trip
 
iPhone & Android Apps
Download one of our free smart phone apps to find parks for the activities you want to do
Park Events
All summer you can attend free concerts, nature and interpretive programs in the parks, see our schedule.
 
     


Vermont State Parks on FacebookVermont State Parks on TwitterVermont State Parks BlogVermont State Parks on YouTubeVermont State Parks on Digg.comVermont State Parks on Del.icio.usVermont State Parks on StumbleUpon

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Newsletter