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Vermont is a very special place, and we invite you to explore and enjoy it with us.

Immerse yourself in the beauty and vibrancy of Vermont and watch as your troubles melt away. Stay for a day or longer, reconnect with family, friends and all the truly good things in life.

Experience our green fields and forests, bucolic landscapes and scenic villages, our clear, cold lakes and streams, our vibrant arts and food scene, stunning mountain views, starry skies and friendly people.

Parks News & Events

Park Events, Week of 7/20

Nature walks, yoga, music, and more! Here is a list of just some of our park activities both fun and educational.

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Random Acts of Camping Kicks off for 2017

Random Acts of Camping is coming to a park near you! Get ready for your chance to win 2 nights of FREE CAMPING at any State Park.

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Vermont Doctors Prescribe Outdoor Exercise

The Vermont Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports & Vermont State Parks team up to support good health.

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Vermont State Parks Open For Summer Fun

As of Friday, May 26th, all 55 of our parks are open for camping, swimming, hiking, and more. Have fun everyone- we'll see you outside!

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Check Out Our May Newsletter

Hot off the press! Read about thrushes, spring wildflowers, Venture Vermont, free Vermont Days weekend. and more.

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Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge Kicks Off For 2017

Looking for something fun to do this summer? Venture Vermont is for you! Complete fun outdoor activities and earn points. Your prize is a coin that gets you into any park for free.

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Help Us Plan the Future of Our Newest State Park

Over the next year, we will be planning the future of our newest state park, Muckross in Springfield VT

More details here
New Website

Welcome To Our New Website!

We hope you find our new website easy to use and enjoyable to view. Please let us know what you like or don't like via email, at parks@vermont.gov.

Our Most Adventurous State Park

Recently, The Travel Channel asked us to nominate our "most adventurous state park." It was a tough choice, but here is what we said!

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New Burton Island Cabins Still Available For 2017!

Burton Island is one of Vermont’s most popular state parks, and now there is even more to love about this island in Lake Champlain: 3 new cabins that are now available to rent. There are still a few openings for 2017, so don't wait to reserve.

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Vermont State Parks' February Newsletter is Here

Read about fun winter activities in the parks, including camping at Burton Island and the first-day hikes. Also learn about summer employment opportunities in the parks.

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View Photos from First Day Hikes

We had another year of great turnout for first day hikes. Check out our facebook album for some of the greatest shots on what turned out to be a beautiful winter day to hike!

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Do your Shopping with Vermont State Parks

Buy park passes, gift certificates, merchandise, and gift-wrapped packages for the outdoor lover on your shopping list. Order online, or call our call center during business hours: 1-888-409-7579.

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Vermont Parks Forever: The Foundation for Vermont State Parks

Thanks to a dedicated group of dynamic park lovers, Vermont State Parks has some new champions. Vermont Parks Forever leverages private resources to expand access, increase educational opportunities and welcome the next generation to Vermont State Parks. We greatly appreciate your support!

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Off-season Camping has Begun in the Parks!

All of the Vermont State Parks have officially closed for the season, but off-season camping is available from Nov. 1- April 1st. Remember that there are no facilities open, and that everything is carry-in, carry-out. Please submit a request at least 3 days in advance. A regional manager will contact you to confirm or deny your request.

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Elmore State Park

802.888.2982

856 VT Rte 12, Lake Elmore, VT 05657

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Green River Reservoir State Park

802.888.1349

1393 Green River Dam Rd, Hyde Park, VT 05655

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Brighton State Park

802.723.4360

102 State Park Rd, Island Pond, VT 05846

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Underhill State Park

802.899.3022

PO Box 249, Underhill Center, VT 05490

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Waterbury Center State Park

802.244.1226

177 Reservoir Rd, Waterbury Center, VT 05677

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Little River State Park

802.244.7103

3444 Little River Rd, Waterbury, VT 05676

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Camel's Hump State Park

802.879.6565 (Essex DFPR office)

Waterbury, VT 05676

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Molly's Falls Pond State Park

802.476.0170 (Barre DFPR office)

Marshfield, VT 05658

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Kettle Pond State Park

802.426.3042

6993 State Forest Rd, Groton, VT 05046

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Big Deer State Park

802.584.3822

1467 Boulder Beach Rd, Groton, VT 05046

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Boulder Beach State Park

802.584.3823

2278 Boulder Beach Rd, Groton, VT 05046

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Ricker Pond State Park

802.584.3821

18 Ricker Pond Campground Rd, Groton, VT 05046

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Seyon Lodge State Park

802.584.3829

2967 Seyon Pond Road, Groton, VT 05046

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Lake Carmi State Park

802.933.8383

460 Marsh Farm Rd, Enosburg Falls, VT 05450

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North Hero State Park

802.372.8727

3803 Lakeview Dr, North Hero, VT 05474

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Kamp Kill Kare State Park

802.524.6021

2714 Hathaway Point Rd, St. Albans, VT 05481

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Burton Island State Park

802.524.6353

2714 Hathaway Point Rd, St. Albans, VT 05481

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Knight Point State Park

802.372.8389

44 Knight Point Rd, North Hero, VT 05474

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Grand Isle State Park

802.372.4300

36 East Shore South, Grand Isle, VT 05458

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Mount Philo State Park

802.425.2390

5425 Mt Philo Rd, Charlotte, VT 05445

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Kingsland Bay State Park

802.877.3445

787 Kingsland Bay State Park Rd, Ferrisburgh, VT 05456

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Button Bay State Park

802.475.2377

5 Button Bay State Park Rd, Ferrisburgh, VT 05491

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D.A.R. State Park

802.759.2354

6750 VT RT 17, W. Addison, VT 05491

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Allis State Park

802.276.3175

284 Allis State Park Rd, Brookfield, VT 05060

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Branbury State Park

802.247.5925

3570 Lake Dunmore Rd, Brandon, VT 05733

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Silver Lake State Park

802.234.9451

20 State Park Beach Rd, Barnard, VT 05031

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Half Moon Pond State Park

802.273.2848

1621 Black Pond Rd, Hubbardton, VT 05743

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Taconic Mountains Ramble State Park

802.786.0060 (Rutland DFPR office)

321 St. John Rd, Hubbardton, VT 05743

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Gifford Woods State Park

802.775.5354

34 Gifford Woods Rd, Killington, VT 05751

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Bomoseen State Park

802.265.4242

22 Cedar Mountain Rd, Castleton, VT 05743

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Quechee State Park

802.295.2990

5800 Woodstock Rd, Hartford, VT 05047

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Thetford Hill State Park

802.289.0603 (Springfield DFPR office)

Thetford, VT 05047

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Muckross State Park

802.289.0603 (Springfield DFPR office)

26 Muckross Rd, Springfield, VT 05156

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Coolidge State Park

802.672.3612

855 Coolidge State Park Rd, Plymouth, VT 05056

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Lake St. Catherine State Park

802.287.9158

3034 VT Rte. 30, South Poultney, VT 05764

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Mt. Ascutney State Park

802.674.2060

1826 Back Mountain Rd, Windsor, VT 05089

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Wilgus State Park

802.674.5422

3985 Route 5, Weathersfield, VT 05156

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Emerald Lake State Park

802.362.1655

65 Emerald Lake Lane, East Dorset, VT 05253

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Lowell Lake State Park

802.824.4035

260 Ice House Rd, Londonderry, VT 05148

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Jamaica State Park

802.874.4600

48 Salmon Hole Lane, Jamaica, VT 05343

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Townshend State Park

802.365.7500

2755 State Forest Rd, Townshend, VT 05353

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Lake Shaftsbury State Park

802.375.9978

262 Shaftsbury State Park Rd, Shaftsbury, VT 05262

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Woodford State Park

802.447.7169

142 State Park Rd, Bennington, VT 05201

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Molly Stark State Park

802.464.5460

705 Route 9, East Wilmington, VT 05363

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Fort Dummer State Park

802.254.2610

517 Old Guilford Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301

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