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Rena Calkins Trail

Short trail in Burlington's Intervale, close to the Winooski River and near farms; this is a trail with a rural character right in the heart of the city.
Trail Activity
Length
2.1 miles, Loop
Difficulty
Easy
Town
Burlington (VT)
Surface
Packed Earth/Dirt
Pets
Permitted
Fees
No

Description

The Rena Calkins Trail, named for the last working dairy farmer in Burlington, is a flat trail that passes very close to the Winooski River. It's mostly wooded, and gets very muddy in the spring. It's great for walking dogs that are leashed. The trail is a loop that circles back behind the Gardener's Supply Pond and the Intervale Center, then joins the road and back to the trailhead.

If you'd like to explore more of this area, check out the Intervale Trail, a 2-mile trail that goes past farms, fields, and the river, following a dirt road and paths from one end of the Intervale to the other.

Trail Manager

Visit Intervale Center online for more information or contact:

Intervale Center

Intervale Center
180 Intervale Road Burlington
Burlington, VT 05401
duncan@intervale.org
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Trail Tips

Be Considerate of Other Visitors
Respect other trail users and be courteous when passing.
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Trailhead Information

From Riverside Avenue in the north end of Burlington, take Intervale Road down into the Intervale. Trailhead is at the parking lot just past Gardener's Supply.

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