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Gifford Woods State Park

Rte. 100 1/2 mi north of U.S. 4, Killington, VT
+1 802-775-5354
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Wonderful camping experience!

Just spent a long weekend camping at this beautiful state park. The sites are really well... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Tracie H
Headed for the mountains!

Loved the park the staff was very helpful and attentive, the site was clean and the bathrooms were... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
markrS9301NT
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Rte. 100 1/2 mi north of U.S. 4, Killington, VT
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Just spent a long weekend camping at this beautiful state park. The sites are really well maintained, clean and spacious. The staff is really helpful and pleasant. The bathrooms were really clean. The best part is the quiet. Quiet hours are strictly maintained and I...More

Thank Tracie H
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Loved the park the staff was very helpful and attentive, the site was clean and the bathrooms were clean as well. I highly recommend this State Park to anyone who loves to camp. I believe they recently received an award for best Vermont State Park...More

Thank markrS9301NT
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is probably the most beautiful, well maintained State Park I have ever seen. I just walked through while hiking the AT, but this is a park I will return to when exploring VT!

1  Thank LIV2FLY
Reviewed 20 April 2017

i had a site next to the Applician Trail. folks traveling North and South passed by all day. I loved hearing about their experiences. the facilities were nice and clean , it was very quiet and peaceful.

1  Thank mruthgilligan
Reviewed 16 November 2016

100 years ago, 80 percent of Vermont was open farmland, and only 20 percent was forested. Today, that situation has reversed, which is to say that Vermont has abundant forests. Very few of them, however, are more than a hundred years old, and real "old-growth"...More

1  Thank CarolDM1900
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Our inkeeper in Killington recommended the hiking trails at Gifford Woods State Park. We crossed the road to hike at Kent Pond, but due to a lack of signage, we were unable to find the trailhead. So we returned to the Visitors Center and hiked...More

Thank DisposalDiva
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We'll maintain large camp sites, ample wooded space between sites, good location. Friendly staff. highway noise is a big problem night and day. Showers below average.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This hidden gem was recommended by a fellow hiker on the AT. The view of the foliage across the lake was breath taking and the colors were vibrant.

Thank Sha K
Reviewed 27 September 2016

While walking on the Appalachian Trail, we walked through the park enjoying a campsite's picnic table for lunch and nearby restrooms. We were impressed at the size of and seclusion possible at many of the campsites. There are also lean-tos at the park. Good scenery...More

Thank LyntonC1053
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My wife and I didn't have too much time to explore, however, we found time to drive through campgrounds, hike a trail and visit the lake boat launch. Such a perfect place - campgrounds are awesome!

Thank Matt E
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