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South Burlington Recreation Paths

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Access to unusual spots throughout South Burlington from unexpected places. Beautiful off-road paths - lots to explore.
Trail Activity
Length
24.5 miles, Network
Difficulty
Easy, Moderate
Towns
Burlington (VT), South Burlington (VT)
Surface
Paved/Cement
Pets
Unknown
Fees
No

Description

Biking this trail can be quite surprising. One moment you're passing under the freeway, the next you're cycling with fields of ripe corn on one side and dark forest on the other. You're lost in the suburbs, and suddenly you emerge onto a street that leads to a tiny park with a spectacular view of Lake Champlain (Overlook Park on Spear Street). It is surely worth exploring!

This path provides lots of alternatives for getting from here to there throughout the City of South Burlington.

Other Information

The entire trail is illustrated on the Burlington Bike Map, published by the Burlington Bicycle Council - get it free from Local Motion or at Burlington's Department of Public Works!

Trail Manager

Visit City of South Burlington online for more information or contact:

South Burlington Rec Path Committee
575 Dorset St.
South Burlington, VT 05403
David.Jacobowitz@uvm.edu
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South Burlington Recreation & Parks
575 Dorset St.
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: (802) 846-4108
recreation@sburl.com
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Trail Tips

Plan Ahead and Prepare
Be prepared to find your way home. Familiarize yourself with the area before you set out and bring your map and compass along.

Trailhead Information

This path network can be accessed at many points throughout the city.

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