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Winooski Gorge Natural Area

Observation area. History of Lime Kiln Bridge.
Trail Activity
Length
0.2 miles, Network
Difficulty
Easy
Town
South Burlington (VT)
Surface
Packed Earth/Dirt
Pets
Permitted
Fees
No

Description

Wooded trail. Follow iron railing to the left and steep trail descends to Winooski River. Following railing to the right brings you to an observation platform overlooking the gorge below and underside of bridge.

Other Information

Park Rules:

  • Parks are free and open from dawn to dusk
  • The park welcomes hikers, anglers, paddlers, skaters, ice fishermen, birders, and naturalists
  • Dogs on leashes only
  • Not a staffed facility, enjoy at your own risk
  • Carry in, Carry out
  • Take only pictures and leave only footprints
  • No mountain bikes
  • No motor vehicles
  • No discharge of firearms
  • No hunting or trapping
  • No open fires of glass bottles
  • No motorized boats (including electric motors)

Trail Manager

Visit Winooski Valley Park District online for more information or contact:

Winooski Valley Park District

Winooski Valley Park District
Ethan Allen Homestead
Burlington, VT 05408
Phone: (802) 863-5744
info@wvpd.org
View website

Trail Tips

Respect Wildlife
Avoid known animal mating or nesting areas during sensitive times.
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Trailhead Information

From Saint Michael's College on VT Route 15, turn onto Lime Kiln Road. Parking is on right just after the bridge.

Trail can also be accessed on the other side from South Burlington via Airport Parkway or National Guard Avenue. Take either of these roads to the north/northwest, they merge and flow onto Lime Kiln Rd. Parking is on left before the bridge.

Click on a parking icon to get custom directions
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