From the intersection of US Route 7 and VT Route 140 at the stop light in Wallingford Village, take Route 140 east for 2.3 miles; bear right onto Sugar Hill Road for 1.7 miles; turn right onto Forest Road 20 for 2.3 miles to a trailhead sign on the left near the end of the driveable road. Park on the left. Start your hike behind the trailhead sign.
Follow a woods road for 0.8 miles through mixed forest to the shore of the pond. Return by same route.
Now called Wallingford Pond, this was once known to locals as Spectacle Pond because of its shape.
Visit the U.S. Forest Service online for more information or contact:
Green Mountain National Forest: Supervisor's Office - Rutland
231 North Main Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone: (802) 747-6700
Check for nearby geocaches to Wallingford Pond.
Leave No Trace Principle
Plan Ahead and Prepare
Be prepared for extreme weather. Bring rain/wind gear, warm clothing, and matches/fire starters.